Post Tagged with: "equal rights"

This Amazing Photo Shows The POWER Women Have When They Vote

This Amazing Photo Shows The POWER Women Have When They Vote

This photo shows just how important a woman’s right to vote is.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Arguments at the United States Supreme Court for Same-Sex Marriage on April 28, 2015. Courtesy of Flickr. Taken by Ted Eytan

Federal Judge Rules Same-Sex Couples Can Adopt Children In All Fifty States

A federal judge ruled a discriminatory ban on same-sex couples adopting children is unconstitutional.

by Mike Sainato· · News
Here’s How The NFL Will Punish This State If It Passes Anti-Gay Law

Here’s How The NFL Will Punish This State If It Passes Anti-Gay Law

Being anti-gay is very bad for business.

by Oliver Willis· · News
These Women Posed As Construction Workers To Catcall Men–Watch What Happens (NSFW VIDEO)

These Women Posed As Construction Workers To Catcall Men–Watch What Happens (NSFW VIDEO)

This was definitely a clever social experiment, to say the least.

by Sarah· · News
Breitbart: Gay Pride Flag Is Just As Bad As The Confederate Flag And Needs To Go

Breitbart: Gay Pride Flag Is Just As Bad As The Confederate Flag And Needs To Go

Nothing says inequality and persecution like rainbows.

by Charles Topher· · News
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Farewell To The Great Eric Holder: Loretta Lynch Has Big Shoes To Fill

From protecting LGBT rights, voting rights and immigration rights to taking on America’s systemic racism in the justice system, Attorney General Eric Holder has always done what was best for the American people, and he will certainly be missed.

South Carolina To Scotus: We Discriminate Against Women, So You Have To Let Us Discriminate Against Gay People

South Carolina To Scotus: We Discriminate Against Women, So You Have To Let Us Discriminate Against Gay People

This is a seriously f’d up argument. Do you think even Scalia will fall for it?

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Bigot Christian Florist Who Refused Service To Gay Couple Gets What She Deserves (VIDEO)

Bigot Christian Florist Who Refused Service To Gay Couple Gets What She Deserves (VIDEO)

It’s nice to know that some states (ahem, Indiana) still believe in equality.

by Vera· · News
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Netanyahu’s Government May Be On The Ropes Thanks To An Arab Politician

Netanyahu might actually be unseated this time, and by an Arab politician at that.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Clueless Conservatives: Lack Of Flag Waving At Selma Anniversary The ‘True Problem’ In America (IMAGE)

Clueless Conservatives: Lack Of Flag Waving At Selma Anniversary The ‘True Problem’ In America (IMAGE)

Some conservatives seem to think that by buying a flag at Walmart and waving it around it makes them “true Americans.”

by Sarah· · News
Dan Savage To Ben Carson: If Being Gay Is a Choice, Come And Prove It (VIDEO)

Dan Savage Calls Out Ben Carson: If Being Gay Is a Choice, Come And Prove It (VIDEO)

Since Ben Carson insists being gay is a choice, Dan Savage will meet him any time, any where — with a camera crew — so Carson can prove it.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Photo: Composite with den Hollander's Linked In profile photo.

Christian Coalition Chair: Gays Don’t Need Equal Rights Because Haters Get Shamed By Social Media

Keith den Hollander: Who needs civil rights when you’ve got Facebook and Twitter?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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WATCH: ‘Abused In An Elevator’ Social Experiment Produces Shockingly Sad Results (VIDEO)

Imagine walking onto an elevator and seeing a man assaulting his girlfriend. He slaps her. He pins her against the wall, screaming “You’re nothing, you understand? You’re worthless!” As she cowers with her head down, he becomes increasingly more violent, jerking her around by the arms, shouting “I will kill […]

by Randa Morris· · News
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Did Fox News Use Same-Sex Wedding Photo To Promote ‘Traditional Marriage’? Yep! (VIDEO)

Fox News tried to say that a photo of a same sex couple was not used by one of their journalists to promote “traditional marriage.” Here’s the proof that it was.

by Randa Morris· · News
Fox News: Women Are ‘Disgusting’ If They Pay For A Man’s Dinner (VIDEO)

Fox News: Women Are ‘Disgusting’ If They Pay For A Man’s Dinner (VIDEO)

Of course it should come as no surprise that Fox’s female co-host agreed, and then blamed it on the ‘feminist movement.’

by Randa Morris· · News
WATCH: AZ State Senator Comes Out – ‘I’m Gay. I Am Latino. I’m A State Senator. And It’s OK.’

WATCH: AZ State Senator Comes Out – ‘I’m Gay. I Am Latino. I’m A State Senator. And It’s OK.’

Arizona State Senator Steve Gallardo became the new face of SB 1062’s unintended consequences. This week, he announced that he is gay.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
The people of the United States have spoken, and they support same-sex marriage rights as well as all rights for LGBT community. Image: Fibonacci Blue

Major Research Poll Reveals 50 Percent Of Americans Believe Same-Sex Marriage Is A Constitutional Right

As federal courts dismantle bigotry against same-sex couples in red states across the country, a new research poll shows that a majority of Americans not only support gay rights, but believe they are protected by the constitution. And conservative heads just exploded. Langer Research poll shows strong support for same-sex […]

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

George Will believes the LGBT community isn’t nice or neighborly by fighting for equal rights. In fact, he thinks they’re just being sore winners now.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Women’s Equality Day Celebrated By Topless Activists (VIDEO)

Women’s Equality Day Celebrated By Topless Activists (VIDEO)

In pre-celebration for Women’s Equality Day, which is today, scores of women in dozens of cities took to the streets and parks last Sunday to go topless.

by Greg Miller· · News
Kathleen Kane. Image by Michael S. Wirtz  @ Philly.com

PA’s Attorney General Refuses To Defend Ban On Same-Sex Marriage (AUDIO)

Kathleen Kane stated that she was not asking the people of Pennsylvania to believe as she believes, but she does ask them to believe in the Constitution.

by Deborah Montesano· · News