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Gene Robinson’s Prayer, That Wasn’t Broadcast

Seems that Barack Obama’s Inaugural Committee screwed up again. They apparently told HBO not to broadcast Bishop Gene Robinson’s Invocation at the Lincoln Memorial Concert Sunday. Presidential Inaugural Committee spokesman Josh Earnest’s explanation: “We had always intended and planned for Rt. Rev. Robinson’s invocation to be included in the televised portion of yesterday’s program. We…

Why I Hope

“Marriage isn’t a special right. Marriage is a civil right.” – Robin Tyler, one of the plaintiffs in the Prop H8 lawsuit currently before the California Supreme Court Yesterday, something amazing occurred. On a beautiful and sunny Sunday in Southern California, people came to speak up, speak out, come out, and make a difference. And…

The Voice That Will Inspire

From Huffington Post 12/28/2008 By: Tobias Barrington Wolff Tobias Barrington Wolff served as the chief advisor and spokesperson on LGBT issues for presidential candidate Barack Obama throughout the 2007-08 campaign. Wolff is currently a law professor and civil rights lawyer. The Voice That Will Inspire When Barack Obama takes the stage on January 20th to…