Marriage Equality Opponents have 3 contradicting strategies

-+*Opponents of marriage equality, including groups such as the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) and the Family Research Council (FRC), are working on 3 different plans to stem the marriage equality tide.  Most likely, none of them will work. The plans actually contradict each other, but that doesn’t matter to conservatives.  Their plans will take… Read more »

Facebook report on HRC equality profile pic

-+*This year has had a series of momentous changes for marriage equality. The Supreme Court ruling of DOMA in March has been one of the biggest, and the support from state-to-state has been one major snowball effect. Even more so was the amount of people that changed their Facebook profile pictures to the Human Rights Campaign‘s… Read more »

Trick or Treat: Make sure you have union-made candy to eat…

-+*Remember, when support companies with union workers, you aren’t just buying quality products – you’re supporting the rights of workers to have fair wages and benefits. And that’s a treat we can all enjoy. – via American Rights at Work Trick or treat: give us union-made candy to eat! #p2 #union #solidarity —… Read more »

Human Rights Campaign’s red equal sign takes Facebook by storm

-+*The Human Rights Campaign’s iconic equal sign has gone viral. On the first day of oral arguments in marriage equality cases before the Supreme Court, hundreds of thousands of Facebook users have changed their profile pictures to the red equal sign as a show of support for marriage equality. Stay current on the Supreme Court… Read more »

Thank you Rep. Blumenauer for recognizing that animal fighting is not okay!

-+*We wanted to personally thank Representative Earl Blumenauer for his continued support for animal rights! He has added his name as co-sponsor of the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act (H.R. 366) that helps prohibit spectator support for animal fighting events. This bill helps close the loopholes that allow for such events to continue through knowing attendance and… Read more »

Getting more pro-choice people involved in politics

-+*What do I fight for? Simply put, I fight for equality. Even in the United States, there is an unprecedented amount of underrepresented communities fighting to have their voice heard. As cheesy as it might sound, I fight to try and make for a more just and fair system. This is why I’m so excited… Read more »