Call to Action: It is do or die (aka not exist) time folks!

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Stay tuned for more details on the Allegheny County Non-Discrimination Ordinance amendment quagmire. We MUST regain control of the ordinance language.  Right now, it will allow organizations that are funded with your county tax dollars to discriminate against you.  And that's just the beginning. Put Monday on your calendar.  We need you and everyone you […]

Call to Action: It is do or die (aka not exist) time folks!

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Stay tuned for more details on the Allegheny County Non-Discrimination Ordinance amendment quagmire. We MUST regain control of the ordinance language.  Right now, it will allow organizations that are funded with your county tax dollars to discriminate against you.  And that's just the beginning. Put Monday on your calendar.  We need you and everyone you […]

Steel City Stonewall Dems Denounce Eichelberger’s Statement

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Chapter News – June 26th, 2009 The Steel City Stonewall Democrats wishes to express our profound disappointment in the statement made by Senator John Eichelberger on Friday, June 19, 2009 during his debate on WHYY with Senator Daylin Leach. In that debate Senator Eichelberger made the statement (in reference to a question by Senator Leach about whether […]

Hey Bellevue! Ways we can do something constructive for the gay agenda

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Today is Saturday, June 27 which makes the campaign kick-off for Tom Michalow who is running for Allegheny County Council in district 1 . Tom has been involved with local politics for 10 years, serving for the past 4 as a borough councilmember for Avalon.  His campaign website is here.   District Municipality 1 Aleppo 1 Avalon […]

Church tries to exorcize the ga y – who exactly needs to be protected by laws?

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

This is un-freakin-believable. A church brutalizes a young man (16!) while trying to pray away the gay.  Watch this: Read some of the CNN interview.  Patricia McKinney, pastor of the nondenominational church who describes herself as a prophet, said she has even been receiving death threats as a result of the video, but doesn't understand […]

KDKA newsdesk won’t even *discuss* Eichelberger b/c it is not local enough?

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Are you freaking kidding me, KDKA?  Whomever answered your newsdesk phone around 2:30 pm (a male voice) reportedly told a local gay person that the Eichelberger story wasn't going to b considered because it has no local angle. The caller tried to explain and reports that your newsdesk phone answering person YELLED at him.  For […]

lesbian slurs

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

  This morning I was driving across the 16th street bridge when a man in a large truck began blowing his horn at me because evidently I wasn't driving fast enough. This is a new level of rudeness I have been experiencing-some people beleive that if you don't move as soon as the light turns […]

Exist-gate: Eichelberger’s Public Comment and Potter’s Take

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

WJAC-TV from Altoona is apparently the first MSM outlet to cover Exist-gate.  Eichelberger issued a statement with a non-apology: The Keystone Progress has started an online petition demanding an apology from the senator. So far, 4,000 people have signed the petition. Eichelberger issued this statement to WJACTV.com: “This group is a politically active group that […]

Google sent a Pat Toomey ad to my site

Clearly, I have no idea what I'm doing with Google Ads so down they come.  How on earth does a Pat Toomey campaign ad end up on a lesbian blog?  I don't have enough traffic to get into the progressive/liberal ad game, but geez …