Monday, January 21, 2013

Quote of the Day

Related Off-site Links:
Obama Inauguration Speech Makes History with Mention of Gay Rights Struggle, Stonewall UprisingThe Huffington Post (January 21, 2013).
First Inaugural Use of the Word 'Gay' – Kevin Robillard (, January 21, 2013).
Obama’s History-Making Use of the Word ‘Gay,’ and Why It Matters – Sean Sullivan (The Washington Post, January 21, 2013).
Obama Lauds Progress on Gay Civil Rights in Inaugural Address – Mark Felsenthal (Reuters via Yahoo! News, January 21, 2013).
Obama Embraces Progressive Agenda in Second Inaugural address – Liz Goodwin (Yahoo! News, January 21, 2013).
President Obama's Inaugural Address on Stonewall and Gay Equality: Historic Affirmations – William D. Lindsey (Bilgrimage, January 21, 2013).
Obama's Second Inaugural Will Stand the Test of Time – Jonathan Cohn (The New Republic, January 21, 2013).
Climate Change Moves to Forefront in Obama's Second Inaugural Address – Suzanne Goldenberg (The Guardian, January 21, 2013).
President Obama's Climate Change Pledge in Second Inauguration Speech Tested by Keystone XL Pipeline – Matthew Daly (The Huffington Post, January 21, 2013).
Obama Turns ‘Austerity Inauguration’ Into a Dash for Corporate Cash – Ed Pilkington (The Guardian via The Raw Story, January 21, 2013).
The Big Money Inauguration: Obama Kicks Off Second Term with Help of Unlimited Corporate DonationsDemocracy Now! (January 21, 2013).
The State of Obama – Robert Kuttner (Reader Supported News, January 21, 2013).
President Obama’s Inauguration 2013 Speech: Full (January 21, 2013).
Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco Makes HistoryWisconsin Gazette (January 21, 2013).
Gays Referenced in Benediction, Inaugural Poem – Lou Chibbaro Jr. (Washington Blade, January 21, 2013).
'Making a Man Out of Me': Inauguration Poet on His Homophobic Grandmother – Richard Blanco (The Huffington Post, January 20, 2013).
From Seneca Falls to Selma to Stonewall – Eric Fought (, January 21, 2013).
Obama Inaugural Address Challenges Tea Party History – Julie Ingersoll (Religion Dispatches, January 21, 2013).
Obama Extols Biblical Vision of Equality for All in Second Inaugural Address – David Gibson (Religion News Service via National Catholic Reporter, January 22, 2013).

See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
Quote of the Day – May 9, 2012
Frank Bruni on President Obama's "Historic Words"
Quote of the Day – December 18, 2010
Something to Celebrate – November 7, 2012
Photo of the Day – September 5, 2012
Something to Think About – July 21, 2012
Lisa Cressman's Concise, Reasonable Answers to Marriage Equality Questions
A Head and Heart Response to the Catholic Hierarchy's Opposition to Marriage Equality
What Part of Jesus' Invitation to "Be Not Afraid" Don't the Bishops Get?
The Bishops' Reaction to Marriage Equality: "Wrong-Headed and Counterproductive"
Responding to the "Continued Harm Our Bishops Cause"
Marriage: "Part of What is Best in Human Nature"
A Catholic Statement of Support for Marriage Equality
Tips on Speaking as a Catholic in Support of Marriage Equality
Jonathan Capehart: "Catholics Lead the Way on Same-Sex Marriage"
Steve Chapman: "Time is On the Side of Gay Marriage"
Stephanie Coontz on the Changing Face of “Traditional Marriage”

Image: Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD).

1 comment:

William D. Lindsey said...

What a great resource, Michael. Thank you for compiling it. You do inspiring work via your blogs.