March 20, 2008

Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Marti Abernathey and Rye Seronie

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 20, 2008 | 5:52 PM | comments

The team is back in full swing as Marti and Rye join me tonight for good fun and good conversation! Plus, your phone calls! Barney Frank: First he's against inclusive workplace legislation, then he's for it, then he's against it,...Read More


I'm going on strike

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2008 | 3:20 PM | comments

I'm just not going to do it anymore. I can't take it. My nerves are on edge, the internet has become a war zone and friends and family members are turning against each other. We have 50 contributors. You won't...Read More


Solmonese: No Means No on ENDA vote

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 20, 2008 | 2:39 PM | comments

I was completely flummoxed by the Human Rights Campaign's gala in Los Angeles last Saturday - lots of tuxes and spots of inspiration but no real take-away message, except something about The Big Picture. This is a critical election year...Read More


Bart Peterson - A True Indiana Hero

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 20, 2008 | 2:35 PM | comments

Indiana (and particularly Indianapolis) has seen better days. We're in economic recession across the state. Indianapolis has seen property taxes skyrocket and foreclosure rates here are the highest in the nation. Jobs are stagnant and the price of everything is...Read More


A Radical Homosexual Activist donates blood

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 20, 2008 | 1:58 PM | comments

Here's a letter to the editor that appeared in the January edition of TĂȘtu, France's response to The Advocate: Normally, gays aren't allowed to donate blood, but I went anyway, hiding my sexuality because I think blood donation is required...Read More


Take A Deep Breath!

Filed by Michael Buckley | March 20, 2008 | 12:51 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch It seems simple but it always works! And post it reminders are best!...Read More


Re: "If Obama can throw his pastor under the bus, what will he do to us?"

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | March 20, 2008 | 11:07 AM | comments

Did Obama's speech help him or hurt him? In my opinion it helped him at the expense of throwing his pastor under the bus, feeding into the media's portrayal of Rev. Wright as a demagogue, and exonerating himself of any...Read More


June Jordan: Boundary Crosser

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | March 20, 2008 | 10:21 AM | comments

When asked by a friend what would I write my column on this week in celebration of Women's History Month, I turned to him with my usual grimace of uncertainty and said, "Perhaps, it will be on one of my...Read More


Ancient Goat Casinos of Thebes

Filed by Storm Bear | March 20, 2008 | 9:27 AM | comments

click to enlarge The transatlantic slave trade was the trade of African people supplied to the colonies of the "New World" that occurred in and around the Atlantic Ocean. It lasted from the 16th century to the 19th century....Read More


Integrity: The LGBT Foreign Policy Project

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 20, 2008 | 8:49 AM | comments

[Editor's note: Michael Guest is a former US Ambassador.] Has anyone out there read the State Department's 2007 Human Rights Report? According to our own embassies, LGBT individuals in over 100 foreign countries are being subjected to abuse or discriminatory...Read More


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Because Christianity is warlike

Filed by Ed Team | March 20, 2008 | 8:14 AM | comments

"Christianity is now on offense... We're taking the battle to a new level, and the result will be either that Christians regain the authority to speak to all areas of life or that Christians lose the ability to speak at...Read More


Sex with gay people, or not quite

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | March 20, 2008 | 8:03 AM | comments

Okay, so I've decided that it would be great if I had five or ten people that I had sex with regularly, people who I could call when I was horny and say: what are you up to? Actually, something...Read More


Sean Connery beats his wife

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2008 | 8:01 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch So put Sean Connery up on the list with Mel Gibson......Read More


Is the Wall Street crisis a "gay issue"?

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | March 20, 2008 | 1:54 AM | comments

So far, no chilly onrush of the new tidal wave hitting Wall Street can be felt on Bilerico. But the outline of the towering wave can definitely be glimpsed at media like Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. Earlier this...Read More