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2014 Presidential Proclamation:  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Pride Month

2014 Presidential Proclamation: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Pride Month

Share this:   “As progress spreads from State to State, as justice is delivered in the courtroom, and as more of our fellow Americans are treated with dignity and respect — our Nation becomes not only more accepting, but more equal as...
This Week In LGBT History May 5 – 11:  Ancient Egypt, Nazis, Tyrone Power, Freud, DOMA, and Mark Bingham

This Week In LGBT History May 5 – 11: Ancient Egypt, Nazis, Tyrone Power, Freud, DOMA, and Mark Bingham

Share this:   ANCIENT HISTORY  2400 BCE In 1964 in the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, Egyptian archaeologist Ahmed Moussa discovered a series of  tombs with rock-cut passages in the escarpment facing the causeway that lead to the pyramid of Unas. ...
Same Sex Couples Sue Ohio Over Gay Marriage Ban Being Unconstitutional – Go Buckeyes!

Same Sex Couples Sue Ohio Over Gay Marriage Ban Being Unconstitutional – Go Buckeyes!

Share this: A group of same-sex couples from Ohio on Wednesday has filed a federal lawsuit directly focusing on the states ban on same-sex marriage as being unconstitutional. The lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court in Cincinnati, joins 14 others...
Today In Gay History September 21: Edward II, Daughters of Bilitis, Will & Grace, and MORE

Today In Gay History September 21: Edward II, Daughters of Bilitis, Will & Grace, and MORE

Share this: 1327 - Edward II is murdered in his prison cell supposedly after having a red hot iron thrust up his rectum (in reaction to his homosexuality). 1955:  Daughters of Bilitis, the first lesbian organization, is formed by four lesbian couples,...
Today In Gay History September 20th:  The Battle of The Sexes, The Saint NYC, DOMA and DADT

Today In Gay History September 20th: The Battle of The Sexes, The Saint NYC, DOMA and DADT

Share this: 1973: Out tennis player Billie Jean King squared off against Bobby Riggs in what the press dubbed the “Battle of the Sexes.” King went on to defeat Riggs and made history for women in sports.  Billie Jean King was still in...
Ho’omaika’i ‘ana! – Hawaii To Hold Special Legislative Session On Same Sex Marriage

Ho’omaika’i ‘ana! – Hawaii To Hold Special Legislative Session On Same Sex Marriage

Share this: Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie has announced that he calling a special session of the legislature to consider a marriage equality bill on October 28th. Honolulu Star-Advertiser State House Democrats have met over the past two weeks to count...
New Mexico County Clerks Ask State Supreme Court To Rule On Legality Of Same Sex Marriage

New Mexico County Clerks Ask State Supreme Court To Rule On Legality Of Same Sex Marriage

Share this: The New Mexico Association of Counties has filed a lawsuit with the states Supreme Court to settle the matter that if it is indeed legal in New Mexico to grant marriage licenses to same sex couples. AP reports: The New Mexico Association of...
Gay Ohio Couple Win Extension Recognizing Their Marriage, Court Date Set

Gay Ohio Couple Win Extension Recognizing Their Marriage, Court Date Set

Share this: Last month we reported on the heart wrenching story Cincinnati, Ohio gay couple, John Arthur and Jim Obergefell following the Supreme Court’s historic overturning of section 3 of DOMA made a difficult journey to Maryland to be married....
Cincinnati Gay Couple Brings Lawsuit Against Ohio Over Gay Marriage Ban – Judge Issues TRO

Cincinnati Gay Couple Brings Lawsuit Against Ohio Over Gay Marriage Ban – Judge Issues TRO

Share this: Cincinnati, Ohio couple, John Arthur and Jim Obergefell have gone through so much to prove their love for each other in the past 29 years.  And now they are going to go even further prove it again. Following the Supreme Court’s historic...
Lone Anti-Gay House Democrat Nick Rahall House Joins GOP ‘s Federal Marriage Amendment Effort

Lone Anti-Gay House Democrat Nick Rahall House Joins GOP ‘s Federal Marriage Amendment Effort

Share this: Even though John Boehner and his House cronies yesterday announced  that they will no longer defend the remaining statutes similar to the Defense of Marriage Act that ban recognition of same-sex couples’ marriages. But  that is not stopping...
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