Tag Archives: Barack Obama

President Obama’s Thanksgiving Message Includes Allusion To Gay Rights

“Thanksgiving offers each of us the chance to count our many blessings — the freedoms we enjoy, the time we spend with loved ones, the brave men and women who defend our Nation at home and abroad. This tradition reminds us that no matter what our background or beliefs, no matter who we are or who we love, at our …

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JFK And The Roots Of The Tea Party

“The president is a socialist. He is neutering the United States on the world stage. He is spending us into bankruptcy. He is hellbent on expanding national health care, which will surely lead to government death panels. He is advancing big-government agendas everywhere from Main Street to Wall Street. And do we really know the truth about his personal history …

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Quote Of The Day – Ben Shapiro

“The Iran deal marks the second brokered deal within six months that leaves brutal anti-Western regimes seeking weapons of mass destruction better off than they would otherwise have been. The approach of the Obama administration in the Middle East seems to be one of making parchment agreements without any real verification or enforcement mechanisms. Each agreement puts Israel in a …

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GENEVA: International Accord Reached With Iran To Halt Nuclear Program

Big news out of Switzerland tonight. The United States, France, Germany, China, Russia, Great Britain, and the European Union have brokered a deal with Iran on its nuclear program. Via New York Times: The United States and five other world powers announced a landmark accord Sunday morning that would temporarily freeze Iran’s nuclear program and lay the foundation for a …

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The Christian American Patriots Militia

JMG reader Steven sends us the above from the Facebook page of Christian American Patriots Militia. Note the hundreds of shares and the date of November 19th, which was the day of Larry Klayman’s call for the beginning of “the second American revolution.” From their Facebook page: These rogues and thugs are in fact supplanting our Constitution with a communist …

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Obama Applauds Filibuster Vote: Change Was Overdue, Enough Is Enough

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PETA To Obama: Don’t Pardon Any Turkeys This Thanksgiving, Eat Tofu Instead

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UPDATED: Sally Ride & Bayard Rustin Get Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Accepting the medals on behalf of their late partners were Tam O’Shaughnessy (Sally Ride) and Walter Naegle (Bayard Rustin). Both presentations were preceded by the off-stage announcer recounting the contributions made by Ride and Rustin to the history of the LGBT movement. The live stream has now concluded.

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President Obama Pens Gettysburg Address Tribute That Mentions Gay Rights

Yesterday President Obama issued the above handwritten tribute to the Gettysburg Address that closes with a reference to gay rights. The final paragraph: Through cold war and world war, through industrial revolutions and technological transformations, through movements for civil rights and women’s rights and workers rights and gay rights, we have. At times, social and economic change have strained our …

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Today’s Outrage In Teabagistan

Actually the president was asked to record the Nicolay version of the Gettysburg Address (there are at least ten versions) and that one does not include the phrase “under god.” Further, it is the Nicolay copy that is preserved at the Library of Congress.  Outraaaaaaage!

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Romney: Obama’s Problem Is Dishonesty

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Obama’s Announces Health Care Fix

Via the Chicago Tribune: President Barack Obama offered a fix to his troubled healthcare law today that would allow insurance companies to extend for one year the health plans of Americans that would otherwise face cancellation. Struggling to convince Americans he is on top of the growing crisis around the Affordable Care Act, Obama disclosed that he was not informed …

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LIVE VIDEO: President Obama To Speak On Fixes For Affordable Care Act

The president is scheduled to speak at 11:30am Eastern.

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President Obama Cheers Hawaii

“I want to congratulate the Hawaii State Legislature on passing legislation in support of marriage equality. With today’s vote, Hawaii joins a growing number of states that recognize that our gay and lesbian brothers and sisters should be treated fairly and equally under the law. Whenever freedom and equality are affirmed, our country becomes stronger. By giving loving gay and …

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President Obama Cheers Passage Of ENDA, Urges House To Hear Bill

“Today’s victory is a tribute to all those who fought for this progress ever since a similar bill was introduced after the Stonewall riots more than three decades ago. In particular, I thank Majority Leader Reid, Chairman Harkin, Senators Merkley and Collins for their leadership, and Senator Kirk for speaking so eloquently in support of this legislation. Now it’s up …

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President Obama Applauds Illinois

“Tonight, I applaud the men and women of the Illinois General Assembly, a body in which I was proud to serve, for voting to legalize marriage equality in my home state. As President, I have always believed that gay and lesbian Americans should be treated fairly and equally under the law. Over time, I also came to believe that same-sex …

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Obama: Stand With LGBT Workers

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Romney: President Was Fundamentally Dishonest About Obamacare

Mediaite has the recap: “The key that has really undermined the president’s credibility in the hearts of the American people is that he went out, as a centerpiece of his campaign, and as a centerpiece of Obamacare, over the last several years, saying time and time again, that fundamentally his plan was the right people would have to keep their …

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Stewart To Media: Go Fuck Yourselves

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RNC Slams “Bystander President”

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