we often forget that there are many straight allies out there -- and lot of them are needed to beat back A1, not just for their LGBT friends, neighbors and relatives, but for their own families -- this amendment is that far-reaching -- it would affect unmarried couples, children and seniors as well. Pam interviews on those allies, who has promised to match donations this week to help defeat Amendment One.
Education is sorely needed, because while polls show North Carolinians support legal recognition of same-sex couples, it's another matter to get those in favor of fairness to out to vote -- to give straight allies (as well as LGBTs)... Read Post
Ah, finally some GOOD news today! PepsiCo has donated $500K to Straight For Equality, PFLAG's program to reach straight allies of the LGBT community who don't have a traditional family connection to an LGBT person.In a move that may... Read Post