January 31, 2009

Bil, Jerame and Waymon Went to Creating Change and I'm Hoping for a T-Shirt Roundup

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 31, 2009 | 7:30 PM | comments

Bil, Jerame and Waymon are hanging with the queererati in Denver at Creating Change sipping cocktails, having brunch and preparing to unleash the next stage of the Homosexual Plot to Destroy Marriage and End Western Civilization. They've been thoughtful enough...Read More


Creating Change, Day 4: They Got You Covered

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 31, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Today was another day full of amazing sessions and institutes. Every issue you can imagine, from healthcare to identity-based politics to youth to faith, had a great space for discussion and communal learning. One of the things that keeps striking...Read More


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Bilerico Project sponsored blogger and twitter meetup in Denver at Creating Change

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Are you going to the Creating Change conference in Denver this week? Several Bilerico Project contributors will be there and we're sponsoring a blogger meetup! Come and meet your favorite Bilerico contributors plus other bloggers covering the conference. Blogger and...Read More


Identity and politics from a gay conservative viewpoint

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 31, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

One of the most annoying and hypocritical arguments homocons make is that gay identity should not affect someone's politics. We hear it in statements like "Just because I'm gay doesn't mean I'm liberal," "I'm not a single-issue gay voter," or...Read More


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HIV and Hooking Up

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 31, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Justin B. Smith is a 28 year old Air Force veteran and gay and AIDS activist from Baltimore, MD. He writes Justin's HIV Journal. People hook up online for sex all the time, whether it is on websites...Read More


Sam Adams and Sex Scandals in High Office

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | January 31, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

As the Portland scandal mushrooms higher on the national scene, even Time Magazine has waded into the speculation on whether out gay Mayor Sam Adams' promising political career will survive the uproar. Adams is the first gay man to be...Read More


RNC Chair Michael Steele on LGBT Rights

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 31, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

There are times when you have to look at the Republican National Committee and think "Bless their little hearts." That's exactly what came to mind as I watched RNC members elect African-American former Maryland Lt. Governor Michael Steele as its...Read More


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Queers for Palestine?

Filed by Ed Team | January 31, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"What makes QUIT oxymoronic is that their affinity for Palestine isn't reciprocated. There may be queers for Palestine, but Palestine certainly isn't for queers, either in the livable or empathetic sense. Like all Islamic polities, the Palestinian Authority systematically...Read More


Matt Alber's "End of the World"

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 31, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Openly gay singer Matt Alber recently released his new solo album Hide Nothing after five years with the Grammy Award winning classical vocal group Chanticleer....Read More