|By: Suzanne Tuesday February 12, 2013 10:00 pm|
|By: Lisa Derrick Sunday May 27, 2012 8:45 am|
Lady Gaga has canceled her June 3 concert in Indonesia, the world’s most populace Muslim-majority nation, which calls itself secular, after the hardline fundamentalists Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) threatened violence and “chaos” if she entered the country, calling Gaga a “devil’s messenger.”
|By: SouthernDragon Friday March 9, 2012 4:45 am|
A variety of links to articles/interviews/speeches on current topics that may be of interest.
|By: CTuttle Monday September 26, 2011 10:00 pm|
|By: Lisa Derrick Monday September 26, 2011 3:26 pm|
Lady Gaga bought a top-tier ticket and attended an exclusive Silicon Valley fundraiser at the home of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg on Sunday night. Wearing a black, sleeveless lace gown and with her hair piled up, Lady Gaga was 2 feet taller than everyone including Obama, thanks to her super high heels and substantial up-do. Her outfit included a black veil. In recent days Gaga has been saddened and angered by the suicide of 14 year old fan Jamey Rodemeyer, and her choice of attire suggests mourning.
|By: Suzanne Wednesday August 31, 2011 10:00 pm|
|By: emptywheel Thursday April 14, 2011 12:30 pm|
Our government has apparently conceded it can’t keep its networks secret from China.
|By: Teddy Partridge Tuesday September 21, 2010 11:40 am|
Following the orders of their Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, both Susan Collins (R-ME) and George Voinovich (R-OH) announced they will join the GOP filibuster led by John McCain (R-AZ) of the Defense Authorization bill, making today’s initial steps to repeal of Don’t-Ask-Don’t-Tell very precarious.
|By: kyledeb Tuesday September 21, 2010 7:40 am|
One of the most compelling elements of this political drama has been the interaction between The LGBT movement and the migrant youth movement. What to an outsider might be perceived as two unrelated constituencies, perhaps even hostile to each other, have been working long before this moment to build unity and solidarity. It is one thing to believe in the truth that we are all woven into a “single garment of destiny.” It is another to live that truth and act on it. The migrant youth movement and the LGBT movement having been living and acting on that truth, as we all should. My freedom is tied up with the freedom of everyone else in the universe, and today we have a chance to set close to a million people free.