02 Apr 2008

Justice Dept fires Republican woman lawyer “rumored to be gay”

Old story with a new detail: Albert Gonzales’ hand-picked personnel chief, senior counsel Monica Goodling, graduate of Liberty University Law School, had been known to ask illegal screening questions of   lawyer applicants, and to screen out all Democrats. Lawyers ALREADY working in Justice prior to Gonzales/ Goodling were not

04 Oct 2007

‘Covering: The Hidden Assault on Civil Rights’ – discussion

The book “Covering”, by Kenji Yoshino, is an important one for LGBT activists to read and inwardly digest. The basic thesis is that past civil rights laws have focused on denial of rights based on some immutable characteristic such as race, gender, physical handicap, and recently, sexual orientation and gender