2/23/2012 Fresh Fruit

 

Pete and Kendrick talk with Liz Loeb from Take Action Minnesota about the voter ID law, and how it impacts GLBT Minnesotans. They chat with Dot Belstler, executive director of Twin Cities Pride about balancing corporate funding with the mission of Pride. And Phil Duran, legal director of OutFront Minnesota, drops in to talk about the implications of the recent rulings on Prop 8 and DOMA.

Take Action's web page:

http://www.takeactionminnesota.org/

TC Pride's web page:

http://www.tcpride.org/

OutFront Minnesota's page:

http://www.outfront.org/home


Playlist Tracks: 
George Michael - Feeling Good
Album: Twenty Five; Label: SONY
Barbra Streisand - Papa, Can You Hear Me?
Album: Yentl; Label: Columbia Records
Deee-Lite - Vote, Baby, Vote
Album: Infinity Within; Label: Elektra
Etta James - At Last
Album: At Last! (Remastered); Label: Verve
Annie Lennox - Step By Step
Album: Precious (Single); Label: Arista
Barbara Streisand - Don't Rain On My Parade
Album: The Essential Barbra Streisand ; Label: Columbia Records
Liz Loeb - Democracy Campaign Manager of Take Action Minnesota
Topics: Proposed Voter ID amendment
Dot Belstler - Executive Director of Twin Cities Pride
Topics: Corporate sponsorship of Pride
Phil Duran - Legal Director of OutFront Minnesota
Topics: Court rulings on Prop 8 and DOMA