For much of the last two months, I’ve been in my hometown of Kansas City helping care for my Mom through her battle with an aggressive form of cancer which tragically ended in her death. It has been shocking and excruciating.
Today Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) launched a national campaign to draw attention to the opportunity President Obama has before him now to uphold his campaign promise to end “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.”
About a month ago I was hired as the newest addition to SLDN’s Legal Department. I anticipated that I was going to love the working environment, but I also suspected that it would be the hardest job I’ve ever had.
The Courage Campaign and Equality California today renewed calls for the ongoing boycott against San Diego hotel magnate Doug Manchester, a major donor to Proposition 8. The 18-month boycott has already cost Manchester more than $7 million in lost convention revenue.
Courage Campaign is encouraging people to help them keep the pressure on the court. The public comment period will be open through Friday, January 8. Courage Campaign has set a goal of 100,000 signatures by tomorrow at 9 a.m.