Tag Archives: marriage equality

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here’s what we’ve been paying attention to: Our own Haydee Morales wrote about illegal abortion in Latin America for RH Reality Check. It also appeared on the Huffington Post. PPNYC is partnering with RH Reality Check for a series on dispelling birth control myths. The first Will the Pill Make Me Fat? Will the Pill […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here’s what was happening last week: New York State Senator Hiram Monserrate, who was convicted of misdemeanor assault of his girlfriend, was sentenced to three years supervised probation. PPNYC appeared on WNBC 4, calling for his expulsion from the State Senate. In sad news, the New York State Senate rejected a same-sex marriage bill by […]

Latest “storm” parody

As many of you know, with New York State set to vote on same-sex marriage this year, I’ve been eating up all things marriage equality. So when I saw this parody video of the infamous “gathering storm” video, I had to smile. http://player.ordienetworks.com/flash/fodplayer.swf A Gaythering Storm from Jane Lynch Funny, no? Have you seen any […]

Good news this morning!

New York’s Governor Patterson is supposed to introduce a bill on same-sex marriage today. While I was hoping that Albany will do the courageous thing, I was reminded me of how much I love this video from the courage campaign: http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=3089746&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1“Fidelity”: Don’t Divorce… from Courage Campaign on Vimeo. (sniff, sniff) What’s that? No, I’m not […]

Wall Street Journal on Choice

Stephanie Simon has an interesting piece in the Wall Street Journal today on the future of the anti-choice movement. File this under good and bad news — she reports that many anti-choicers are moving more towards a platform of reconciliation, choosing to focus more on pregnancy prevention than on criminalizing abortion. The bad news? She […]