Category Archives: President Obama

Did Bin Laden Kill the Trump Juggernaut?

Should anyone care about the Donald’s political aspirations anymore? A quick Google search this morning generated hundreds of articles, op-eds and blogs about the follicly challenged real estate mogul who apparently still has visions of becoming a serious presidential candidate. … Continue reading

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Has the Donald Trumped Palin?

Whatever happened to Sarah Palin? Levi Johnson’s new memoir will certainly ensure the former Alaska governor and her family—think Willow and the homophobic-laden messages she posted to her Facebook page last fall—will garner even more headlines. Will anyone actually notice? … Continue reading

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Is Uganda’s anti-homosexuality bill dead?

It appears as though Uganda’s controversial anti-homosexuality bill is dead. The New Civil Rights Movement; Blabbeando and other bloggers posted last night that Ugandan media indicated the measure, which would impose the death penalty upon anyone found guilty of repeated … Continue reading

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Is Obama’s DOMA announcement a game changer?

Is the Obama administration’s decision to no longer defend the Defense of Marriage Act in court a game changer? Hours after the White House made its announcement, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed his state’s civil unions bill into law. The … Continue reading

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Anti-Mubarak protesters demonstrate in front of White House

Hundreds of protesters demonstrated in front of the White House on Saturday, Feb. 5, to urge Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to resign. Amnesty International was among the organizations that organized the protest.

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State of the Union from Penn Station

Another snowstorm has altered this winter-weary writer’s travel plans, but the free wifi at Amtrak’s passenger lounge here at Penn Station allows some quick reflection on last night’s State of the Union speech. Speaking from a purely LGBT perspective, President … Continue reading

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Did POTUS impact the “don’t ask, don’t tell” repeal vote?

President Obama calls members of Congress from the Oval Office ahead of the U.S. Senate’s vote to repeal “don’t ask, don’t tell” on Saturday, Dec. 18. [Photo by Pete Souza] Was President Obama a decisive factor in the U.S. Senate’s … Continue reading

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