Hundreds Protest Against Obama in San Francisco

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Hundreds of medical marijuana advocates gathered in San Francisco yesterday, where the president attended a fundraiser, to protest yet another of Obama’s broken promises. The Obama administration had promised to leave medical marijuana laws to the states, but federal agents have now launched a crackdown on cannabis dispensaries despite those ... See the Rest

Dan Choi Trial: “Dirty Hands”

Dan Choi

The Obama administration’s prosecution of Dan Choi for chaining himself to the White House fence in protest of the Don’t Ask Don’t Tell policy, had been temporarily suspended after Judge Facciola made a preliminary ruling that there was enough evidence to allow for Choi’s attorneys to argue that he was a victim of “selective” or “vindictive” ... See the Rest

Dan Choi For The Win?!!

Dan Choi Wins

  The Obama administration's federal prosecution of Dan Choi came to a screeching halt yesterday when the trial was suspended after the Obama administration was accused of malicious prosecution and the presiding judge seemed to agree! Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola said the trial testimony suggested that "the nature of his speech or what ... See the Rest

Dan Choi On Trial

httpv://youtu.be/p1ToocOZk24 The Obama administration began its federal prosecution of Dan Choi today, Choi was arrested last November after handcuffing himself to the White House fence in protest of the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy. Over the weekend Dan tweeted that he hoped to submit this video as evidence. Dan is charged with one federal count ... See the Rest

DADT Repeal & Political Cover

The House passed the stand alone Don't Ask Don't Tell repeal legislation yesterday and the watered down measure now moves on to the Senate for consideration. Which sounds great unless you look and see exactly how weak this so-called repeal is. Military leaders remain opposed to including sexual orientation as part of the military non-discrimination ... See the Rest

Obama Caves – Get Used To It!

The headline for most of the morning on The Huffington Post's politics page read: OBAMA CAVES, THE RICH SAVE. Reading the article will pretty much tell you all you need to know about the dim prospects for any progressive legislation in need of support from the Obama administration. On the issue of tax cuts Obama has once again fled the field of ... See the Rest

One More Try on Don’t Ask Don’t Tell?

Could it be that the Democrats and the White House have finally gotten the hint? If so, it's better late than never. After near constant foot dragging, back tracking, and on-going court defenses by the Obama administration to uphold Don’t Ask Don’t Tell; Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid committed last night to a full vote during the lame-duck ... See the Rest

GLAD To File Federal Lawsuit Over DOMA!

Joanne Pedersen tried to add her legally married spouse to her federal health insurance on Monday. She and her partner were rejected once again. Under DOMA (The Defense of Marriage Act) the federal government refuses to recognize same-sex marriages. Despite campaign promises from President Obama that he would repeal all of DOMA, the Obama ... See the Rest