October 10, 2009

HRC National Dinner w/ President Obama, Judy Shepard, Lady Gaga and the cast of Glee

Filed by Bil Browning | October 10, 2009 | 7:10 PM | comments

Things here are still a little hairy as people are getting moved around and put in place. Somehow I've ended up on the camera risers even though I'm liveblogging. Jerame's here too, but it's where he's supposed to be. I'm...Read More


Weekly Reader: Naked Levi Johnson, National Equality March, and the HIV vaccine

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 10, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Bil's in DC at the National Equality March, so I'm giving you all the list of what you need to read this week on Bilerico. Bilerico Nation Indiana Family Institute = Westboro Baptist Lite by Bil Browning (Bilerico-Indiana) 20 reasons...Read More


Obama wins the Nobel Peace Prize -- what next?

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | October 10, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Is this a joke? I mean -- seriously -- at first I thought it was April Fools, or something, but then I realized it's October, but maybe in Norway they have October Fools? Let's review Obama's peacemaking record... Okay, expanding...Read More


LGBT History and Hispanic Heritage Month: Two Puerto Rican AIDS Activists

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | October 10, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

As Americans argue over healthcare reform and whether poor people should receive government-funded health care, one of the first and bloodiest battles ever fought over this issue took place ten years ago in Puerto Rico -- and got little coverage...Read More


Live from Washington: Coverage of the National Equality March

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 10, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

I'm updating this post all day today and tomorrow with video, pics, and messages from Bilerico contributors who are in Washington. If you want to contribute to this, email edteam (at) bilerico.com. Bil sent in a few photos. Here's the...Read More


Marching Not the Only Event at National Equality March

Filed by David Castillo | October 10, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

A friend of mine visited Chicago recently and we were talking about his trip when he got back to DC. We chatted about various parts of the trip but the comment that struck me the most was when he said...Read More


Parenting Stories to Change Hearts and Minds

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

An important part of National Coming Out Day--and changing hearts and minds at any time--is telling our stories. I therefore wanted to share a collection of recent stories about LGBT parents. Unfortunately, lesbian moms and our kids seem to be...Read More


GLBT History Month Icons: Zora Neale Hurston

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 10, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The 31 GLBT History Month Icons, living or dead, are selected for their achievements in their field of endeavor, their status as a national hero, or their significant contribution to GLBT civil rights. Today's Icon is Zora Neale Hurston. For...Read More


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Put Yourself in Her Shoes

Filed by Ed Team | October 10, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Perhaps he could talk about how he would feel if he had been Janice Langbhen sitting with her three kids in a hospital waiting room for 8 hours with absolutely no information of access while her partner died of a...Read More


Obama on winning the Nobel Peace Prize

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 10, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Obama's comments on winning the Nobel Peace Prize....Read More