Confirmed: President Obama hasn’t evolved on marriage

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The President just concluded his remarks at the big LGBT fundraiser in NYC. And, it’s confirmed, he didn’t evolve on marriage. I’ll post the transcript when we get ...

AC360: Is Obama’s opposition to marriage “real or just political posturing”

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Great segment on AC360 last night, via Andy Towle. Anderson plays a clip of Obama’s interview with Rick Warren back in August of 2008. In the wake of Prop. 8 and so many advancements, ...

MN GOP’s favorite “minister” wants gays jailed, says Muslim Rep. Ellison wants to overthrow Constitution

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And he was invited to give the opening invocation at the Minnesota House of Representatives.  (Then again, let’s not forget Rick Warren.)  This rather odd ...

UPDATED: Maggie Gallagher got the “First Annual Anita Bryant Award” today

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UPDATED @ 10:15 AM: Here’s a photo of GetEQUAL’s Michael Dixon presenting Maggie with the award:As we reported yesterday, one of the nation’s leading homophobes, Maggie ...

The Nation profiles ‘Obama’s Enforcer’: campaign manager Jim Messina

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Readers of this blog are quite familiar with Jim Messina, who served as Deputy Chief of Staff to President Obama. He was also in charge of the White House LGBT strategy, including DADT ...

Hero of the Month: President Obama (with caveats)

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Despite some major ambivalence (see below), Barack Obama is my hero of the month. He and his administration deserve credit for finally deciding to stop defending DOMA and for taking ...

Will Obama continue to base his opposition to same-sex marriage on religion?

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During the debate in the Maryland House on marriage, I was struck by how many elected officials claimed their vote against the bill was based on religious grounds. Delegate Glenn said, ...

In NYC, remembering David Kato and ‘the murderous complicity of American and Ugandan evangelicals’

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On the same day DC activists were protesting The Family’s prayer breakfast, New Yorkers were holding a memorial for David Kato. There’s a link, of course. The Family has ...

Blade’s Chris Johnson asks Gibbs if Obama has actually backtracked on marriage

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In 1996, State Senate candidate Barack Obama indicated his support for same-sex marriage, stating “I support legalizing same-sex marriagem and would fight efforts to prohibit ...
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