Elena Kagan and Critical Mass

Should Obama be selecting Supreme Court justices based on gender?  Absolutely. The gender composition of our current Supreme Court is a shameful reflection of the failure of our society to take gender equity seriously, so President Barack Obama’s nomination of Elena Kagan to replace Justice Stevens is a victory for women. But let’s not celebrate […]

A Tux. A Corsage. A Lesbian Prom?

A young lesbian wants to wear a tux and take her girlfriend to the prom–should this really make the news in 2010? Schools in many places throughout the country remain a fierce cultural battleground for LGBTQ students who are struggling for the right to be themselves. Itawamba County in Mississippi is no exception.  School officials […]