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Debunking Transphobic Bathroom Panic by Matt Baume

“Who’s at risk if trans people have equal access to restroom facilities? In Houston and across the country, Mike Huckabee and friends love to claim that nondiscrimination bills mean that “men could use the women’s bathroom,” which simply isn’t true. Here’s how to push back against the transphobic lie that men are sneaking into women’s […]

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New Book: Personal Stories of Marriage Equality by Matt Baume

  “A ground-breaking new book reveals the personal stories of people who fought for the freedom to marry over the last 45 years.” “Defining Marriage: Voices from a Forty Year Labor of Love traces the decades-long evolution of marriage through the previously-untold struggles of those who lived through it. Writer Matt Baume provides an intimate […]

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Texas Planning to Defy Supreme Court Marriage Ruling: May 11 Marriage News Watch

“Texas lawmakers vote this week on whether the state should officially defy the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage. Alabama and Minnesota are debating bills to undermine marriage equality. At least one presidential candidate seems to think that if elected he could veto the Supreme Court. But a new survey shows that Americans are getting tired […]

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Texas Gets Things Wrong | Marriage News Watch with Matt Baume

  “Texas lawmakers are gunning for the judge who let two lesbians to get married. Meanwhile, homophobic lawmakers celebrate the 10th anniversary of the state’s marriage ban. There’s just one problem: the law will probably be overturned before it actually turns ten. Plus various native American tribes are in the process of legalizing marriage.” American […]

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The Phantom Roadmap to LGBT Discrimination by Matt Baume

I love Matt Baume’s mind! And is it wrong to wonder if he is a good kisser? “Scheming villains thirst to rollback the progress our nation has attained toward full LGBT equality. But, could they actually do it? Insidious laws like Arkansas’ innocent-sounding “Intrastate Commerce Improvement Act” (sb202) may provide the roadmap.” Say hi to […]