Quickies: 11/01/2013

Quickies: 11/01/2013

The US Department of Homeland security’s new law which prevents families of undocumented immigrants from being separated does not extend to same-sex couples. 

The US Marine Corps advises spouse clubs operating on its installations that my hey must accept all spouses, regardless of sexual orientation. 

Anti-gay pastor steps down from performing the benediction at President Obama’s 2nd inauguration while Richard Blanco will be the youngest, and the first gay and Latino poet to read at a presidential inauguration.

On Azealia Banks’ homo/transphobic tweets, being a critical fan and speaking out.

Featured image is completely unrelated to any of the above posts but is a picture of an adorable cross-stitched Christmas present my friend received from his partner. Aww!

By Bip
Bip lives in Sydney, Australia, where she attempts to study how viruses work and hopes someone gives her a PhD for it. Apart from microscopic organisms, she also has a soft spot for animals, humans and robots. Bip was raised Muslim and female but is now skeptical of both.


  1. It might just be me, but none of the links are working.

  2. The links need a colon after the http at the beginning.

  3. Thanks! All fixed. =)

  4. Sorry! I only had the use of my phone to do this post, which was quite excruciating! I must’ve copied the URLs across wrong. Thanks Will!

  5. Why can’t we just get away from the rediculous pratice of a benediction any way?

    And more proof that DOMA can’t end soon enough.

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