Editorial: Fair Courts in the Cross-Fire

The New York Times editorial board criticizes campaigns against justices around the country, including an anti-gay campaign against the three Iowa Supreme Court justices who ruled in favor of marriage for lesbian and gay couples in the state.

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Actress Kelly McGillis weds longtime girlfriend

Kelly McGillis, the actress, and Melanie Leis, a sales executive, were joined in a civil union last Wednesday in Collingswood, N.J.

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New Jersey legislators admit that civil unions do not work

Coinciding with the New Jersey leg of the “Summer for Marriage” tour, video released showing top officials such as Senator Gerald Cardinale detailing the failures of civil unions legislation

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NY Lawmakers Back Bereavement Leave for Gays

The New York state Senate passed a bill on Monday that would extend funeral and bereavement protections to lesbian and gay couples in the state.

The bill, which passed the state Assembly earlier this month, goes to Gov. David Paterson for consideration.

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My name is Antonio Villaraigosa, and I am here to recruit you!

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa writes about LGBT advocate Harvey Milk and Saturday's Harvey Milk Day.

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AFL-CIO Convention Passes Historic Resolution on Diversity

Windy City Media Group
September 22, 2009
Amid many speeches calling for inclusion of LGBT workers, Maine AFL-CIO President Ed Gorham spoke of the November 3rd referendum on marriage equality in Maine, saying he urged delegates to contact everyone they know in Maine to vote against Referendum 1 and support marriage equality for the LGBT community. Read the full AFL-CIO LGBT-inclusive resolution here. [Link to convention]

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