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LGBT Civil Rights Fast begins – Alan Bounville’s gay rights message to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand(0)

After he had what was perhaps his last meal, LGBT civil rights activist Alan Bounville delivered a public message to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, LGBT allies, and LGBT activists. For more information, please visit : civilrightsfast.com In this video, Mr. Bounville urged activists to fight for equal rights, and Mr. Bounville questioned the practise by LGBT [...]

Bernard Whitman on Fox News Defends the DNC’s Freedom of Information Act Requests, 10.28.10(0)

Bernard Whitman, Democratic strategist and pollster, argues that the Democratic National Committee’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests about possible 2012 Republican presidential candidates make sense because ordinary Americans know very little about these people. Look what’s happening now to many of the Tea Party candidates that burst out of nowhere – the more the [...]

Until Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand files American Equality Bill, Gay Rights Won’t Get Better(0)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Three Queer SOS! Vigil Participants Receive “Disorderly Conduct” Summons (New York, 10-26-10) At approximately 8 AM two police officers from New York’s precinct 13 drove up to the Queer SOS! Vigil outside New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s campaign office at 15 W. 26th St in Manhattan. The officers questioned the three vigil [...]

Binational Couple Confronts Congressman Rush Holt to Halt Deportation(0)

Joshua Vandiver and Henry Velandia ask Congressman Rush Holt to take action to put an immediately halt to the deportation of spouses of gay and lesbian Americans. Please help save our marriage by writing to Congressman Holt asking him to urge Homeland Security and the Justice Department to stop the deportation of Henry Velandia. forms.house.gov [...]

Peter Orszag: Will a Second Stimulus Work?(0)

October 22, 2010 — Contrary to popular opinion, the economist Peter Orszag said on stage at The Daily Beast’s Innovators Summit that, “The Recovery Act has helped take the edge off of what otherwise would have been a dramatic decline in activity.” But would he tackle it all once again? Could a second stimulus work?…

Solemn LGBT Civil Rights Message to Sen. Gillibrand – Introduce American Equality Bill(0)

Alan Bounville talks about his plan to begin a water fast, set to begin on Election Day. Alan’s demand, which he is making on behalf of QueerSOS and on behalf of LGBT persons, is that Sen. Gillibrand introduce the American Equality Bill or similar legislation, that will add sexual orientation and gender identity to the [...]

Will California Legalize Marijuana? Proposition 19 (Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010)(0)

Attorney General Eric Holder announces opposition to California Proposition 19. California Proposition 19 (2010), also known as the Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010, is a California ballot proposition which will be on the November 2, 2010 California statewide ballot. It legalizes various marijuana-related activities, allows local governments to regulate these activities, permits [...]

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act(0)

A summary of the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. A federal statute in the United States that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on July 21, 2010. Charlie Edwards’ Online Bio: tiny.cc…