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  • Water, judgments, and abortion: Letter

    Wise up to water Samuel Taylor Coleridge noted in "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner": "Water, water every where, nor any drop to drink." The sailor in the story was stranded in a becalmed ocean, punished for killing a benevolent albatross. In Florida,...
  • Why no outrage over the IRS' tea party targeting? [Commentary]

    Why no outrage over the IRS' tea party targeting? [Commentary]
    In Citizens United vs. FEC, the U.S. Supreme Court held in January 2012 that the federal government is prohibited from restricting independent political expenditures by businesses, associations and labor unions. The opinion allows such groups to spend...
  • Coming Out: The Struggle For Gay Rights In Connecticut

    Coming Out: The Struggle For Gay Rights In Connecticut
    The kiss was not planned. Moments after announcing he was gay at a 1990 news conference, then-state Rep. Joe Grabarz embraced friends and colleagues who had come out to support him. One of the well-wishers was a former boyfriend. "I was hugging...
  • VidCon: YouTube stars mull transition to TV, audience-funded content

    VidCon: YouTube stars mull transition to TV, audience-funded content
    YouTube stars currently need the deep pockets of the television industry to create costly long-form content. But using audiences to fund content in the future is a contentious topic, according to stars at a VidCon panel Saturday. Panelists agreed that...
  • After 25 years, Norfolk couple would like to get married

    After 25 years, Norfolk couple would like to get married
    NORFOLK — Tim Bostic and Tony London — the lead plaintiffs in the push for same-sex marriage equality in Virginia — didn't anticipate the intense public interest their quest has generated. But it's not unusual these days for people...
  • Gay parents who adopt find acceptance as Lake takes progressive steps

    Across the United States, bans on same-sex marriage and adoption are toppling as judges from diverse communities strike them down. Well, except in Florida. Gays in this state legally can adopt children — sort of. An appeals-court judge four...
  • Reader feedback June 30: Gay marriage plaintiffs, U.S. 460 project, World War I centennial

    Plaintiffs for gay marriagesurprised at attention In Sunday's edition, the Daily Press profiled Tim Bostic and Tony London, the lead plaintiffs in the push for same-sex marriage equality in Virginia. They said they're surprised at the intense public...
  • Pride Parade expected to draw 1 million participants

     Pride Parade expected to draw 1 million participants
    When the annual Pride Parade steps off at noon Sunday on the North Side, more than 1 million people are expected to be there, according to organizers. This is the first Pride Parade since Illinois' law allowing same-sex marriage went into effect. Same-...
  • STORY: How a casual conversation sparked legal challenge to state's same-sex marriage ban

    NORFOLK — Tony London told a friend last June that he wanted to get married to his longtime partner. London, 55, a real estate agent and former Navy sailor, had been dating Tim Bostic, 49, an English professor at Old Dominion University, for 24...
  • Quinn should right final wrong in Dixmoor 5 case

    Quinn should right final wrong in Dixmoor 5 case
    Now that the Dixmoor Five case is in the news again, Gov. Pat Quinn has a great opportunity to take care of some unfinished business on his desk. The Dixmoor Five were teenagers when they were railroaded into prison for the 1991 rape and murder of a 14-...
  • Wash. state sets Monday as date gay domestic partnerships become marriages

    SEATTLE Monisha Harrell and her partner of eight years, Tami Olson, will be getting married Monday. The state set the date. Some 3,600 gay and lesbian couples will be affected as their domestic partnerships convert automatically to marriage this week....