August 25, 2008

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Keith Boykin says hello to TBP from the convention!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

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Rather amusing

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

I have an "Honored guest" hall pass for the convention tonight. On Tuesday and Wednesday, I have floor passes. The Starz Green Room gave me a VIP All Access pass. The Big Tent held two VIP passes for Jerame and...Read More


Monday's LGBT Caucus meeting

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

I'm sitting here at the LGBT Caucus meeting beside Jerame and Indiana delegate Lori Morris. As I look around the room, I see a lot of Projectors in the room including contributors Pam Spaulding, Terrance Heath, Chuck Wolfe, Alexander Robinson...Read More


Barack Needs A Pee Wee Reese To Step Up

Filed by Monica Roberts | August 25, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

The Democratic Convention is kicking off in Denver today (wish I could be there). Since the Beijing Olympic Games just ended, I'm still in a sports oriented frame of mind. I tend to focus on baseball after the All-Star break...Read More


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CO state rep. Mark Ferrandino say hi

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

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GQ on condoms

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 25, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

There's an interesting article in the current GQ about the HIV/AIDS epidemic that asks some pretty interesting questions. It's a good reminder about where we are when it comes to finding a cure or a safe vaccine (not very far),...Read More


Oh, the people you see...

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Stonewall Democrats spokesperson John Marble, Bilerico Project alumni Lane Hudson, Indiana delegate Lori Morris, and TBP co-owner Jerame Davis at the DNCC Stonewall Democrats/Matthew Sheppard Foundation reception Sunday night....Read More


Blinded Me with Science: Devolution of the DSM

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 25, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Kelley Winters, Ph.D. is a writer on issues of transgender medical policy, founder of GID Reform Advocates and an Advisory Board Member for the Matthew Shepard Foundation and TransYouth Family Advocates. She has presented papers on the psychiatric...Read More


Racism in GLBT Culture

Filed by Chip Clapp | August 25, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Welcome to my first blog for Bilerico-Florida. I'm going to jump right into the offensiveness and say- For those activists who compare the fight of the GLBT community to the fight of African Americans in the 60's, please stop. Until...Read More


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Mara Keisling sends best wishes to the Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

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Scene From a Gay Struggle

Filed by Mercedes Allen | August 25, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

I'm going to go ahead with this one, because although both sides of the story seem incomplete somehow (the media coverage is missing the answers to some questions), there certainly is a bias on the part of legislators and heavy-handed...Read More


The Paradox of Education Explained

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | August 25, 2008 | 12:22 PM | comments

Courtesy of PHD Comic: Sigh....Read More


Would 65% of Americans vote for a gay president? I'm not so sure

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 25, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Several organizations are shining over the recent Zogby finding that 65% of Americans would vote for an openly gay president: 65% of likely voters nationwide would support an openly gay person to serve as President of the United States if...Read More


The GLBT South: From Red to Pink

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | August 25, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

I have never been to Dallas, Texas, a city that I long associated with the Kennedy Assassination and J. R. Ewing. Unlike Austin or even Houston, Dallas is thought to be a very red city within a very red state....Read More


The Center OC Hosts Employment Workshops for the Trans Community

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 25, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

On September 27, 2008, The Center OC, in collaboration with Transgender Economic Empowerment Project at the LA Gay and Lesbian Center, will offer the second in a series of Know Your Rights workshops to the transgender community in Orange County....Read More


The Democrats are Anti-Family!

Filed by Storm Bear | August 25, 2008 | 10:42 AM | comments

click to enlarge I have been off my game these past few weeks. During that time my father-in-law died of a horrific bout of cancer and my cat passed away recently - those things on top of other pressures,...Read More


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Joan Garry and Dave Noble shout out to Projectors

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

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Disgusting: Mitch Daniels Uses Julia Carson's House in Campaign Ad

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | August 25, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

My sources tell me that Mitch Daniels has been shooting a commercial at the home of the late Congresswomen, Julia Carson. For more than three decades, Julia organized her supporters from the house on north Park Avenue. The house, now...Read More


Scenes From the Trans Struggle

Filed by Mercedes Allen | August 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Some of this is belated again, my apologies, but is important to note: 1) Sweden is drafting a plan to legislate mandatory physical sterilization of transsexuals, 2) The potty wars rage on in Jacksonville and Cleveland, 3) Murders of transfolk...Read More


Get Out Your Flip Flops: It's Joe Biden Weather

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 25, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Can I just say how much I enjoy a fashion accessory's place in politics? I love that flip flops are now political jargon. And the "dymanic duo" of Obama and Biden has embraced these sexy little shoes whole-heartedly. Here's Senator...Read More


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The Christian Right is neither Christian nor are they right

Filed by Ed Team | August 25, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"So what are Black conservatives conserving? A fundamentalist, shallow irresponsible agenda that I doubt will even acknowledge their worth as a human being as inherently valuable as their own. The Christian Right does not see African-Americans as human beings but...Read More


Seven Kitchen Tables

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 25, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Democratic Vice-Presidential Nominee Joe Biden shows he can deliver some smack down to McCain in his stump speech....Read More