As the auto industry and financial markets begin to stabilize, President Barack Obama says the government’s emergency interventions are now winding down. He pledges that real reform, particularly on Wall Street, must now begin.
Today, activists have decided to take peaceful, direct actions to bring attention to the failure to balance the scales of justice as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) remains on the books. This is a page that is long overdue to be ripped out.
Harold Scull and Clay Greene were a loving couple for 20 years. But as Harold neared the end of his life, our government treated them like perfect strangers, tearing their lives apart simply because they were gay.