Kim Davis Released From Prison, Status Reports Required Every 14 Days

As of September 8, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has been released from Carter County Detention Center on the strict condition that she not “interfere in any way, directly or indirectly, with the efforts of her deputy clerks to issue marriage licenses to all legally eligible couples. However, so long as Davis remains… »9/08/15 2:30pm9/08/15 2:30pm

No Abortions, No Raises, More Guns: A CPAC Guide to Women's Success 

Jezebel managing editor Erin Gloria Ryan and I spent most of last week at the Conservative Political Action Conference, in part because we thought it would be hilarious fun (it was). I also went because I wanted to get a better sense of the right's priorities for women. It's that deluded instinct that got me standing… »3/02/15 4:15pm3/02/15 4:15pm

Restaurant Owner in North Carolina Waits for Lesbian Couple to Pay Tab, Then Hands Them Letter Condemning Homosexuality

A married lesbian couple say they had just finished enjoying a meal at The Stingray Café in New Bern, North Carolina, when they were approached by the owner and handed a letter riddled with spelling errors telling them their homosexuality was hurting everyone around them. »1/11/13 2:00pm1/11/13 2:00pm

UPS Not Donating to the Boy Scouts of America Because of Ban on Gay Scouts and Leaders

Looks like some UPS employees are gonna be delivering extra packagaes this holiday season, and we're not just talking about presents! Actually, we really are, but still, it's cool that the UPS Foundation, which gave $167,000 to various Boy Scouts of America entities in 2010, has said enough is enough! Yellow and… »11/12/12 9:30pm11/12/12 9:30pm

Opponent of Same-Sex Marriage Recants His Position, Fails to Impress Stalwart Bigots

On Friday, David Blankenhorn, formerly an outspoken (and completely secular) opponent of same-sex marriage, wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times in which he explained how the homophobia that permeates the opposition to same-sex marriage has forced him to rethink his own views. Though he wrote that his… »6/24/12 11:30am6/24/12 11:30am