Is the administration spying on gay groups? Many now believe "yes", especially after last week's bombshell that the National Security Agency and FBI are monitoring civil, environmental and political grops. Servicemembers Legal Defense Network—a group that represents gays in the military—announces that it will file a Freedom of Information Act request to determine if it or other LGBT organizations have been monitored. Reportedly, a "gay kiss-in" at the University of California-Santa Cruz in response to military recruiters was labeled a "terrorist threat." 365 Gay reports gay students groups at other schools such as NYU and SUNY-Albany have been monitored under
New study show the super-rich are not super-generous. According to IRS data analyzed by the non-profit NewTithing Group, the least generous Americans are those under 35 who made more than $10 million. Their charitable gifts equal 0.4 percent of assets. Americans of the same age who made only $50,000 to $100,000 donated an average 2.5 percent of assets—that's a whopping six times as much.
Judge orders the city of San Jose to end benefits for married gays ...
Meanwhile, four people sue New Rochelle, NY to end benefits for domestic partners of city employees.