June 6, 2009

Best of last week's Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | June 06, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

The comments section was on fire on Bilerico sites this week. Plus, we were pleased to announce a new member of the ed team and celebrate contributor Bruce Parker's birthday too! Here's the best from this week: Friday Licking James...Read More


Affirming Movies

Filed by Brett Abrams | June 06, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Happy Pride month! Cities are preparing for tons of events from now through the end of June, capped by the big parade. New York has started its eight day, three venue, film festival, Newfest. Check out the schedule. The largest...Read More


Anti-abortion and Anti-gay: It's Terrorism That Works

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | June 06, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

While the nation reverberates with the gunshots that assassinated activist abortion doctor George Tiller, many Americans are finally, reluctantly having a long-overdue discussion about hate speech, admitting that it leads to hate deeds. But the anti-abortionists are not interested in...Read More


Dunedin latest Florida city to ban anti-gay, anti-transgender discrimination

Filed by Nadine Smith | June 06, 2009 | 1:12 PM | comments

"Some ignorant comments have been posted on the St. Pete Times page. Stop by and leave your thoughts."Click here Dunedin prohibits transgender discrimination Dunedin City commissioners unanimously approved adding "sexual orientation and gender identification or expression" in the local anti-discrimination...Read More


Employees Turn Threats into Action

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 06, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

[Editor's Note: Julie Beach is Associate Director, Career Development, for Out & Equal Workplace Advocates. She joined the organization in the spring of 2008 as Career Development Manager. Responsible for launching Out & Equal's web-based LGBT career development program, Julie...Read More


Gay Dads Get a Lift at IKEA

Filed by Dana Rudolph | June 06, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

One more reason I love IKEA. Actual photo from the IKEA in Stoughton, Mass. (Slight color correction, but otherwise not Photoshopped.) And yes, there was another elevator next to it with a "man" and a "woman" and a child—or at...Read More


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The State of Things

Filed by Ed Team | June 06, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Some states allow us to get married. Just today we learned that some of us were allowed to get married in one state but now the rest of us can't. None of us are allowed to get married in most...Read More


Dick Cheney supports same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 06, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

What does is say about us when one person, who's become a symbol for evil, is on our side, while another, who's a symbol for hope and change, doesn't support same-sex marriage?...Read More