Dale Carpenter

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The 30-Year Fight for Equality in Houston

A look back at the 1984–85 referendum by Dale Carpenter.

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OutRight: Last Call

In the span of a human life, 15 years is a long time. I've decided it's more than long enough…

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OutRight: Marriage Revisionism

On March 5, the California Supreme Court heard arguments about whether Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in the state,…

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OutRight: Know on Eight

With a switch of just two percent of the votes, the leaders of the “No on 8” campaign would today…

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OutRight: The Purpose-Driven Life

Reactions to Barack Obama's choice of a prominent pro-Prop 8 preacher to deliver the invocation at his inauguration have fallen…

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OutRight: The Pope, the Gays, and World Peace

The 2008 visit of Pope Benedict XVI to the United States is cause to reflect on what his papacy has…

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OutRight: Losing California

On election night, I stood in the heart of San Francisco’s Castro district. Around me were thousands of people cheering…

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OutRight: Goodbye to the GLBT Movement

Not long ago columnist Wayne Besen wrote that gay Republicans have “no place” in the “GLBT movement.” Because they support…

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OutRight: Beating Prop 8

We have just two months to go before California voters will decide whether to amend the state constitution to prohibit…

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OutRight: Lost in Translation

The conventional view about John McCain is that, on many domestic issues, he tries to appeal both to religious conservatives…

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