Tag: lady gaga

Lady Gaga Standing Up to Bullies

Lady Gaga may not have all the answers when it comes to stopping bullying, but she’s launched a new foundation in pursuit of solutions.

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism

50-Cent on Why Homophobia is Bad for Business

As gay rights gain momentum amongst the young, cash-smart artists like 50 Cent are pulling back from anti-gay language.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Trends in Music and Society

Personal Liberty Issue Update: Top 10 Personal Liberty Stories of 2010

From landmark Supreme Court cases to the Wikileaks controversy to the Tea Party, Americans expressed their passion for liberty in many different ways.

Posted in Personal Liberty, 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

As Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Vote Approaches, An Unexpected Dialogue Occurs

With the Senate prepared to vote on a repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” military policy later this afternoon, an unexpected Twitter dialogue has emerged between New York Senators Chuck Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand, and pop superstar Lady Gaga.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Human Rights, Music and Activism

Lady Gaga doesn’t ask, she tells (quietly)

Last night at MTV’s Video Music Awards Lady Gaga entered scene escorted by four former U.S. Military members that were effected by the current “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy which bars open gays, lesbians or bisexuals from being in the military.