Tagged: Netroots Nation

Arizona’s SB 1062: The Right To Discriminate Against LGBT’s Comes Back To Bite Republican State Senator On The Ass.

Former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard’s new television spot features Melanie Puskar-Blakely, Tonya Blakely and their two children discussing state Sen. Michele Reagan’s vote in favor of SB 1062 a controversial bill that would...

Netroots Nation 2013 LGBT Connect Scholarship Applications Are Now Available! – Deadline May 17, 2013

Every year Netroots LGBT Connect offers a limited number of scholarships to help bring the best and brightest grassroots LGBT  advocates, activists, and bloggers together to attend the Netroots Nation political convention for American progressives and the Netroots Connect LGBT...

INCOGNEGRO: Black Progressive Media Goes Undercover At GOP’s "Right Online" Conference In Minneapolis

INCOGNEGRO: Black Progressive Media Goes Undercover At GOP’s "Right Online" Conference In Minneapolis

While I and about 2500 other Progressive bloggers, media people and acvocates wandered around the Netroots Nation Exhibit Hall on Friday night  Elon James White of This Week in Blackness and Blacking It Up and Cheryl Contee...

"One Angry Queer" Blogger Ian Finkenbinder And The Other Unsung Heroes Of DADT

"One Angry Queer" Blogger Ian Finkenbinder And The Other Unsung Heroes Of DADT

One of the best things (and I’ll be honest, sometimes noit so best) about Netroots Nation and the LGBT Bloggers Initiative Pre Con was meeting and learning about other LGBT bloggers, advocates, and activist.  I...

Inspirational Video – Van Jones: "The cheap patriots are gonna have to deal with the real patriots,"

Inspirational Video – Van Jones: "The cheap patriots are gonna have to deal with the real patriots,"

Netroots Nation 11 – Minneapolis, MN – April 18, 2011

Netroots Nation 11 Speaker Attacked By White Supremacist Outside GOP Convention Hotel

Netroots Nation 11 Speaker Attacked By White Supremacist Outside GOP Convention Hotel

Benjamin Lowe, the Advocacy Communications Director at the Truman National Security Project was in Minneapolis, Minnesota this past weekend for Netroots Nation 11,  a political convention for American progressive political activists where he led a panel...