December 7, 2008

Better Know a Contributor: Eric Leven

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | December 07, 2008 | 8:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: You've seen Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Lobbyist," but our version is so much gayer! Each weekend, we spotlight a different TBP contributor. In case you've missed any of our previous interviews, I've got links at the end...Read More


The cost of moving beyond ex-gay movement

Filed by Nina Smith | December 07, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Ex-gay survivor and queer quirky Quaker, Peterson Toscano is a theatrical performance activist. His one-person show about how he tried to de-gay himself for a number of years is now available on DVD. As some of you might know, therapy...Read More


Sex As God Intended

Filed by Father Tony | December 07, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

John J. McNeill, an 83 year old ex-Jesuit and founder of Dignity New York, has certainly earned the right to be called the strongest gay voice of the Roman Catholic Church in America. His recently published Sex As God Intended:...Read More


Harvey Milk: In the Footsteps of Gandhi and King

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 07, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

This is a great video from Causecast that situates the life of Harvey Milk in the context of other movements for civil rights and social justice. It is inspiring to see the life of a gay man not compare to...Read More


Stephen Colbert goes Gay for Guns

Filed by Waymon Hudson | December 07, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Colbert Report's "The Word" segment compares Prop 8/Marriage Equality with... gun control and Plaxico Burress? Stephen talks about his "man/gun love" and taking his gun home for Thanksgiving. .cc_box a:hover .cc_home{background:url('http://www.comedycentral.com/comedycentral/video/assets/syndicated-logo-over.png') !important;}.cc_links a{color:#b9b9b9;text-decoration:none;}.cc_show a{color:#707070;text-decoration:none;}.cc_title a{color:#868686;text-decoration:none;}.cc_links a:hover{color:#67bee2;text-decoration:underline;}The Colbert ReportMon -...Read More


Messaging message

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 07, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Tim McFeeley, former HRC director and Task Force Policy Institute director, is talking about messaging now at the LGBT bloggers summit. He's talking about moving LGBT rights messaging from "us" to "America" and had these following suggestions. I don't have...Read More


Tolerance - Just Say NO!

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 07, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jenna Lloyd is a long-time LGBT supporter, friend and fan. Jenna previously worked as an image consultant helping transsexuals and crossdressers with their journey along the gender spectrum. She has presented at Southern Comfort and many...Read More


Chick with a... At Hillcrest High School

Filed by Eric Marcus | December 07, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

For the past few years I've volunteered with Live Out Loud, a New York City-based organization that does the kind of grass roots work that brings about change at the most local level. Live Out Loud "connects LGBT youth to...Read More


Enough is Enough

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 07, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Thomas McGinnis is a 24 year old originally from Philadelphia, PA that currently lives in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He's a graduate of the University of Georgia and currently work in the Advertising industry. We are not a political...Read More


Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger Hotties

Filed by Bil Browning | December 07, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I promised some male eye candy yesterday on the female version of Daft Punk's "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger." I, of course, feel obligated to deliver. Not because it shows two hot guys in jockey shorts...Read More