The AggreGAYtor: June 28
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
By David Estlund, 2:00PM, Fri. Jun. 28
SCOTUS sweeps up the glitter, Rick Perry makes a fresh mess, and the arc of the moral universe bends toward justice, as your AggreGAYtor dances in the streets.
Ten years ago: Texas sodomy law overturned. Ten years from now: nationwide marriage rights.
Just look at these Vines and Instagrams from the SCOTUS DOMA and Prop 8 decisions.
San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro says Texas should go full gay married now.
Melissa Etheridge is getting hitched soon.
YouTube shows some love for pride month.
The Prop 8 decision only affects California, and the DOMA decision may not affect Texas much.
Trans people [still] experience bathroom discrimination [and this is still news].
What did Rick Perry say about Senator Wendy Davis and why?
Gay marriage opponents feel alienated and misunderstood after Prop 8 falls.
Marco Rubio’s aide tried to have a GetEQUAL co-director deported.
It Came from the Tubes
President Obama said this:
Nancy Pelosi said this:
And we aren’t all staunch Longhorns around here, but even an Aggie could find this inspiring: