August 22, 2009

Bilerico Weekly Reader: Diapers, Deep Thoughts and the National Equality March

Filed by Bil Browning | August 22, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

While Jerame and I were off on the Great Bilerico Rainbow Tour of Aught 9, our contributors were bringing you the queerest content online. Here's the best of the past week. Bilerico Nation I want to hear a song that...Read More


Saturday Morning Cartoons: An Interview with aGLIFF's Jake Gonzales

Filed by Paige Schilt | August 22, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

One Saturday morning, my son was sitting in the living room, watching an animated video about numerals. "Mom!" In keeping with his TV-watching custom, he was shouting, even though I was only a few feet away. "Mom, Mom!" he persisted,...Read More


5 must read DC blogs

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 22, 2009 | 2:09 PM | comments

The New Gay Famous DC Anti-Real World Blog...Read More


National Marriage Boycott Gains Traction

Filed by John Shields | August 22, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

The National Marriage Boycott, a student-driven movement to urge President Obama to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act, is gaining traction and is now up for an $10,000 award to further their efforts. To win, however, they need your vote....Read More


Metro Weekly profiles The Advocate's Kerry Eleveld

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 22, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Sean Bugg, a Bilerico-DC contributor, has an wonderful interview with the amazing Kerry Eleveld in Metro Weekly. Kerry is the Washington correspondent for The Advocate. Her weekly column View to Washington is indispensable reading for anyone wanting to know what's...Read More


Victory Garden: Backyard Fruit Made Simple

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | August 22, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Late summer is the biggest fruit time - a good time to talk about preserving all that wonderful taste. If you take some of my suggestions, you can keep part of your refrigerator stocked with a few containers of simple...Read More


Disqualifying the Gender Binary in IAAF Track & Field

Filed by Keri Renault | August 22, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Can victory in the woman's 800 meters by an obscure teenager from a small South African village signal defeat of the big, bad gender binary at the IAAF World Championships? Probably not, but it's nice to dream. Amidst allegations that...Read More


Stories from the Helpline: Helplines Work Both Ways

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 22, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note:"Stories from the Helpline" is a recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts...Read More


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Not Truly Free

Filed by Ed Team | August 22, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I am not truly free if I am taking away someone else's freedom, just as surely as I am not free when my freedom is taken from me. The oppressed and the oppressor alike are robbed of their humanity." --Nelson...Read More


Straightlaced Trailer

Filed by Dana Rudolph | August 22, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

A trailer for Straightlaced, a documentary for and about teens (LGBT and not) and gender stereotypes, from Academy Award-winning director Debra Chasnoff and her Groundspark organization....Read More