31 May 2009

Join Us! Today Is Blogging for LGBT Families Day

Please join the yearly festivities by posting in support of LGBT families! Submit the link at Mombian and I'll add it to the master list for all to see. I know many of you often post about LGBT families–today is simply a day of celebration where we can reach out

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31 May 2009

Late Late Night FDL: On The Porch Swing

Featuring a couple of new videos from Jess Hill and Sharon Van Etten. Two perfect songs for a warm night on the porch swing.

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31 May 2009

Her Good Doctor

Dr. George Tiller was far more than the incendiary label pinned on him by anti-abortion fanatics and inflammatory media reporting.

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31 May 2009

Nevada Passes Domestic Partnership Law

Nevada Legislature Rebukes Gibbons Veto – Domestic Partnership a Reality in Nevada!!!!! From Your Gay Reno.com Assembly follows Senate in Reversing Governor's Veto of SB 283 By: Sam Olson May 31, 2009 In an 11th hour, 28-14 vote, the Nevada Assembly reversed Jim Gibbons gubernatorial veto of SB 283, Nevada's

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31 May 2009

LATE NIGHT: Boxer’s GOP Opponent Running Against… Scary Pelosi

Chuck Devore, for whom California Senator Barbara Boxer must thank her lucky stars, has a new ad that uses an out-of-context quote from US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that makes it seem that the Wymyn’s Ecology Collective will soon monitor every carbon-emitting male American citizen.

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31 May 2009

TV to Internet – Transition Time?

I’m not the first to ruminate on the parallels between Kennedy + television, and Obama + internet. But what are the implications for the media?

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31 May 2009

Eduardo Galeano: Stories of Almost Everyone

Why are so many so scared? Maybe it’s our rulers’ enormous Fear Machine. But there is reason for optimism, says Eduardo Galeano in this rare and charming interview. Find out just why Hugo Chavez gave President Obama Galeano’s book. Galeano’s stories reveal history while inspiring more.

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31 May 2009

Obama Announces Socialism!

Given the agony over the role of the Administration in GM 2.0, you’d think Obama had just declared bankruptcy.

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31 May 2009

We met in the middle

The day in Fresno, in pictures. All of them down below.

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