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politics of the united states

DOMA

President Barack Obama’s Statement on Supreme Court’s DOMA Decision

by Tanya Domi ● 12:16 PM June 27, 2013
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President Barack Obama’s Statement on the Supreme Court’s decision on the Defense of Marriage Act

International

Watch: Secretary Kerry Delivers First LGBT Pride Remarks With Significant Focus On US Politics

by Tanya Domi ● 12:13 PM June 20, 2013
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Secretary of State John Kerry delivered his first Pride remarks at the State Department yesterday, curiously focusing mostly on domestic politics toward LGBT issues and the rapid, positive change in US public opinion

Analysis

LGBT People Must Forge Global Solidarity Against Extremist Anti-Gay US Evangelicals

by Vincent Warren ● 2:35 PM May 17, 2013
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Today marks the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) when momentum to advance marriage equality in the United States is rapidly moving forward, while US evangelicals have shifted their focus to exporting hatred toward LGBTQ people internationally.

ENDA

Mr. President, Sign ENDA Executive Order; Call On Congress To Pass ENDA

by Tanya Domi ● 8:00 PM February 12, 2013
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GetEQUAL LGBT activists have been pressuring President Obama to sign an executive order extending non-discrimination for LGBT workers employed by federal contracts.

Analysis

Farewell Hillary For the Moment: Rest, Relax and Keep the Door Open to 2016!

by Tanya Domi ● 2:24 PM February 1, 2013
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Hillary Clinton departs her post as Secretary of State today to an unknown future. While millions of supporters wish her well, she no doubt deserves to take a long rest, as many fervently hope for a Clinton presidential run in 2016

Analysis

Where Are The Women, President Obama?

by Tanya Domi ● 9:26 AM January 12, 2013
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Dust-up in D.C. as Hillary Clinton prepares to step down, to be replaced by John Kerry, leaving a national security team to be composed of all white males that would make even Ronald Reagan happy

News

Chicago Sun-Times Reporting Obama Backs Gay Nuptials in Illinois

by Tanya Domi ● 10:42 PM December 29, 2012

The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting an exclusive tonight that President Barack Obama is urging the Illinois State legislature to adopt marriage equality during its lame duck session

Analysis

Licensed To Parent: The Unasked Question

by Guest Author ● 1:41 PM December 29, 2012
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Lance Fein challenges America and its policy makers to consider licensing parents in view of the tragic mass murder of 20 children and six adults in Newtown, Connecticut.

Chivas Sandage

Queerica: Life after Obama and the Future of Straight Supremacy

by Chivas Sandage ● 11:40 AM December 28, 2012
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Chivas Sandage takes the readers of the New Civil Right Movement on a tour of an ascendantly queer America in 2013 post Barack Obama’s re-election

Economics

US Hits Debt Ceiling Dec. 31st; Geithner Sends Letter to Congress

by Tanya Domi ● 11:13 AM December 27, 2012
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As the country approaches the ‘”fiscal cliff” on January 1st, the U.S. debt limit also reaches it mandatory limit on New Year’s Eve, compounding the nation’s fiscal house of business

News

Hawaii Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz Appointed to Fill Vacancy; On Plane to D.C. Tonight

by Tanya Domi ● 9:00 PM December 26, 2012
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Hawaii’s Governor Neil Abercrombie appoints Lt. Governor Brian Schatz to fill vacancy in wake of Danny Inouye’s death

Guns

NRA Demands ‘Armed Police Officers In Every Single School’ After CT Massacre

by David Badash ● 11:49 AM December 21, 2012
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NRA’s Wayne LaPierre offered as his solution, “armed police officers in every single school in this nation,” and demanded Congress immediately fund the initiative.

Discrimination

Glenn Beck Pretending To Support Marriage Equality To Expand Republican Party

by David Badash ● 1:28 PM December 11, 2012
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Glenn Beck is saying the GOP should embrace same-sex marriage in order to “have the ultimate big tent” and “to expand our own horizon.” Beck doesn’t support gay marriage.

Analysis

International Human Rights Day: The Legacy Of Eleanor Roosevelt

by Tanya Domi ● 4:42 PM December 10, 2012
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Eleanor Roosevelt’s biographer says if she were alive today she would celebrate the advancement of the LGBT, economic and social human rights movements globally.

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