“Equal Justice Under Law” in 2013

“Equal Justice Under Law” These words are inscribed above the doors of the U.S. Supreme Court. As the Supreme Court prepares to hear AFER’s federal constitutional challenge to California’s Proposition 8 and the ACLU’s challenge…

A.C.T Reading of “8”

I’m sitting in a coffee shop in Norfolk, VA right now getting ready to unveil a new civil rights speech at ODU. Nerves mounting, I thought I’d take a break to let folks know that…

LA County High School Performs “8” Tonight!

Past and scheduled performances combined, “8” is currently up to 275 theatres nationwide! But TONIGHT, Friday September 14th, El Camino Real Charter High School will be the FIRST HIGH SCHOOL to perform a reading of…

“Virginia”

It’s been a long journey with this project and I’m happy to say the theatrical release is finally here. “Virginia” is showing in four cities, I’ve listed them below. I will be doing a Q&A…

A letter to Melanie Nathan

Hello Melanie, I was sad to see your review of my piece from last week’s The Hollywood Reporter as I have great respect for you and your work. I can only imagine we agree on…

Where’s our Coalition of the Us’s?

It’s now been just over 33 years since Harvey Milk was violently taken from us and I spent much of this past weekend reflecting on his work, and the work we are doing today. Recent…

Elizabeth Taylor Memorial

Last week Cleve Jones took me as his plus one to the private memorial service for Elizabeth Taylor at Warner Brothers. Of course I love Elizabeth Taylor’s work. I mean, “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”…