Shannon Barber

Shannon Barber

I am a socially and politically conscious, unapologetically out and proud lesbian. I am also a tech geek with an IT degree and a passionate writer. I love social media and smart phones. Currently working on a book I hope to have published on SmashWords to much fanfare by the end of the summer.

Here is where I feed my social media Addictions:

http://soyouwanttobealesbian.blogspot.com

http://twitter.com/proudgqdyke

http://facebook.com/shannonforequality

Google+: https://plus.google.com/115655080063544065968/posts

Joined since June 8, 2012

The Chick – Fil – A Controversy

Monday, August 13th, 2012

How a Chicken Sandwich Became a Political Statement in America’s God vs Gay Culture War

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Secrecy on the Campaign Trail

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Mitt Romney Bans Reporters from Israeli Fundraiser

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Steve Rattner: Mitt Romney Used

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Every Trick in the Book’ to Dodge Taxes

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Mitt Romney’s Financial Secrets:

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

Bain Capital, Off Shore Bank Accounts, Oh My!

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June Jobs Report: A Time for Romney to Gloat?

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

 
Everyone has been waiting with bated breath for days for the June jobs report, (more…)

Bain Capital Scandal: Will it be the Downfall of the Romney Campaign?

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

 
Bain Capital is quickly becoming the bane of Mitt Romney’s existence. (more…)

Immigration Reform: Obama Administration Takes Steps to Make Dream Act Dreams into Realities

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

 
Immigration reform is certainly a hot- and hugely divisive- topic in the heated debates running up to the 2012 election. (more…)

Dharun Ravi Free After 20 Days: Justice Was Not Served

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

 
Dharun Ravi, the 20 year old former student from Rutger’s University who was convicted of bias intimidation, invasion of privacy, and witness tampering, is free after just 20 days behind bars. (more…)

President Obama’s Marriage Equality Stance: Does it Hurt His Re Election Chances?

Friday, June 15th, 2012

 

On May 9, 2012, President Obama made history by affirming to reporter Robin Roberts that he supports Marriage Equality. (more…)

Atheists: The Most Hated Minority in America

Monday, June 11th, 2012

 

I am an atheist. I grew up in a devoutly Christian family in the Bible Belt, and, to this day, they are still very religious. (more…)

The GOP War on Women Rages On

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

 
The United States Republican Party has been waging a war on women and our bodies since Roe vs. Wade gave women the right to choose to terminate pregnancies. (more…)

North Carolina’s Amendment One: What it Means to Real People

Friday, June 8th, 2012

 
Until recently, North Carolina was the one speck of blue in a sea of red. (more…)

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