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November 16, 2008

Angry Gay Activists Show Their True Face

Aggregated from: PoliGazette

Angry activists for gay marriage have shown their true face after they lost the battle for gay marriage in California earlier this week. As reported earlier today, they declared war on Catholics and Mormons immediately after Proposition 8, which bans gay marriage, was passed by a major of California...

November 15, 2008

Happy violence against Christians who said ‘Yes' on Prop 8

Aggregated from: BiblioPolit

Oh, I am sorry! Not that type of 'gay!' So, these 'gays' aren't really happy! I suppose tolerance only goes that far, then it runs out. Here are some 'happy' people who would love to kill Christians. HT: Dan Phillips ...

November 8, 2008

i was having a party and i opened my door - why didn’t they come in?

Aggregated from: VivirLatino

From the beyond irritating Dan Savage: I’m not sure what to do with this. I’m thrilled that we’ve just elected our first African-American president. I wept last night. I wept reading the papers this morning. But I can’t help but feeling hurt that the love and support are...

November 7, 2008

More Prop 8 Black and Latino Blaming…

Aggregated from: VivirLatino

The Mercury News ran another article about how it's all the Blacks/[email protected] fault that Proposition 8 passed. Even as African-American and Latino voters were a powerful force in boosting America's first black president to victory, in California they also were crucial to passing Proposition 8, a bal...

November 6, 2008

Gay marriage: what now?, Thomas Ash

Aggregated from: open Democracy News Analysis - USA

Dennis highlights the success of California's Proposition 8, which amends the state constitution to ban gay marriage.  This was a bitter note in Tuesday's results, made all the more so by evidence that the surge in African-American turnout carried the proposition to victory. Gay rights ac...

Update on Prop 8

Aggregated from: VivirLatino

Jennifer told us earlier about Proposition 8 in California passing. Well, as I've been surfing around looking for updates, I found information on other anti-gay ballot measures that have also passed in Florida and Arizona--and it's not surprise in this Macha's mind that those measures passed with a...

Lost in the moment: ballot measures, Dennis Nottebaum

Aggregated from: open Democracy News Analysis - USA

While the world celebrates Barack Obama's historic victory over John McCain, many ballot measures on the state level also deserve our attention (overview). Most controversial among them were the decisions on same-sex marriage and abortion that were up in several states. Both decisions are s...

Caribbean: Yes, They Did!

Barack Obama's historic win in the US Presidential election was as much the Caribbean's as it was America's and regional bloggers still have not come down from Cloud 9…

November 5, 2008

Proposition 8 Accepted by Californians

Aggregated from: PoliGazette

While we all focused on the elections for president and to a lesser degree on the elections for U.S. Congress, we forgot to point out that Californians voted on quite a controversial bill, about which we had written in the days before the elections. Proposition 8, which bans gay marriage in the enti...

Yay For Blacks, Nay For Gays

Aggregated from: Desicritics Category: Politics: US

Whether this is a turning point in American History is a matter of perspective. For African Americans and for the Democrats, the election of a Black President is momentous but for the gay community of America it is still a long drawn battle. Apart from voting for the election of President of America...