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Question One, documentary about SSM ballot initiative, premieres in NY 10/19/12

October 5, 2012


via “The film portrays the two sides of the 2009 campaign without taking sides. The filmmakers spent the duration of the campaign embedded in both sides’ war rooms and strategy sessions and documented the private thoughts, insights, fears and conflicts expressed by key leaders as they crafted and created their messages and strategies.”

Dear Proposition 8 supporters: You lost because you lied — SpeakEasy

August 5, 2010


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Judge hears closing arguments in Proposition 8 case – Oakland North — North Oakland News, Food, Art and Events.

June 18, 2010


Judge hears closing arguments in Proposition 8 case Co-lead plaintiff attorney, David Boies. By: Dara Kerr | June 17, 2010 – 1:12 pm | Filed Under: Front, Politics | Tagged: Charles Cooper , judge Vaughn R. Walker , perry v schwarzenegger , Proposition 8 , Theodore Olson As Theodore Olson, the attorney for the same-sex […]

Iceland passes gay marriage law in unanimous vote | Reuters

June 11, 2010


Iceland passes gay marriage law in unanimous vote REYKJAVIK Fri Jun 11, 2010 11:04am EDT Related News New York begins gay couple commitment ceremonies Thu, Jun 3 2010 Gates tells U.S. troops: no gay ban repeal imminent Fri, May 28 2010 South Africa’s Zuma condemns arrest of gays in Malawi Thu, May 27 2010 1 […]

The Jewish-American Marriage Oral History Project: interview: Mindi Wernick and Malkie Grozalsky

June 10, 2010


via To read the interview click here In Monday’s article I introduced the The Jewish-American Marriage Oral History Project. In honor of Brooklyn Pride’s 14th Annual Pride Celebration this week the first Jewish-American couple whose interview will appear in this column is a Brooklyn lesbian couple, Mindi Wernick and Malkie Grozalsky, whom I interviewed […]

Peter Orlovsky, Poet Who Inspired Allen Ginsberg, – Obituary (Obit)

June 3, 2010


The cause was lung cancer, said Charles Lief, Mr. Orlovsky’s guardian. Mr. Orlovsky had diabetes and had struggled with drug and alcohol addiction for much of his life, Mr. Lief said. Mr. Orlovsky was just 21, recently discharged from the Army and working as an artist’s model when he met Ginsberg in the San Francisco […]

Portugal parliament approves gay marriage – Europe

January 8, 2010


updated 11:02 a.m. ET Jan. 8, 2010 LISBON, Portugal – Portugal’s parliament passed a bill Friday that would make the predominantly Catholic nation the sixth in Europe to permit gay marriage. Conservative President Anibal Cavaco Silva is thought unlikely to veto the Socialist government’s bill, which won the support of all left-of-center parties. His ratification […]