Tag: gay rights

Human Rights Issue Update: Human Slavery… at the Super Bowl?

Sex is powerful. And as everyone knows, sex can have an extremely dark side.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Human Rights, Issue Updates

Personal Liberty Issue Update: Chuck Norris – Kicking Ass for Freedom

While supporters of same-sex marriage are still glowing over the decision that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional, the gay rights movement has tasted both victory and defeat concerning the military’s Don’t Ask Don’t Tell policy.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Issue Updates

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell… Just Yet

Emotions ran rampant through the House of Representatives as a vote to repeal the ban on gay and bisexual people from serving openly in the military concluded 234 to 194. More commonly known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” this policy has restricted those who are openly homosexual from serving in the military for over a decade. Opponents of…

The Boss Backs Gay Marriage In New Jersey

A Senate vote on gay marriage in New Jersey was delayed today. But that didn’t stop Bruce Springsteen from announcing his support of the bill on his website. Like many of you who live in New Jersey, I’ve been following the progress of the marriage-equality legislation currently being considered in Trenton. I’ve long believed in…

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism