June 14, 2009

Indy Pride 2009: It just keeps getting bigger

Filed by Bil Browning | June 14, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

I feel sooooooo old when I say this, but I can remember when Indianapolis didn't have a Pride celebration. One year a small group of us just had a small picnic at a downtown park; I don't think there were...Read More


Was Jesus Gay? The Detective Story Continues

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | June 14, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

This subject has fascinated me for many years. Most of us agree on the importance of claiming some great historical figures, provided there is evidence. But with Jesus, what some of us view as "evidence" is that heart-throbbing incident in...Read More


Yelling "Stop!"

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 14, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

I've been working on a post about the murder of Dr. George Tiller for most of the week, and since it isn't a four-paragraphs-a-link-and-a-blockquote kind of post, it's taken that long. Then in the middle of it, the shooting at...Read More


Husqvarna Panthera Leo: Kids of the future will have it too easy

Filed by Nathan Strang | June 14, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

If he (or she, I'm an equal opportunity child laborer) gets to mow the lawn with one of these I don't wanna hear a peep out of 'em: Husqvarna, the global leader of outdoor power products, has developed a quiet,...Read More


Capital Pride Festival - It's Time to Shake Up "The System"

Filed by John Shields | June 14, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

From New York City to San Francisco to our nation's capital, I've been to - and in - many Pride parades and festivals across this country. Arguably the birthplace of the modern LGBTQ movement, New York City has to lay...Read More


GLBT Peeps, If You Want Your Rights, Fly This Flag

Filed by Monica Roberts | June 14, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The gay community has gone through post mortem after post mortem in terms of dissecting why the Prop 8 fight in Cal-ee-forn-ia was lost last year. But I doubt anyone thought about one simple change that will help immeasurably in...Read More


End This Sneaky Way To Rig Elections

Filed by Nadine Smith | June 14, 2009 | 9:00 AM | comments

Q: With public support for equal rights at an all time high, why doesn't the Florida Legislature move quickly to ban anti-LGBT discrimination? A: Gerrymandering. A funny word to describe an ugly political trick and our biggest obstacle to...Read More


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Allied Pride

Filed by Ed Team | June 14, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It struck me that the point of the Pride Festival and the Pride Parade wasn't just for GLBT people to be proud of themselves. Feeling proud of yourself is harder when you're part of a stigmatized minority, to be sure...but...Read More