December 15, 2009

Building The LGBT Alliance: Transphobia in the LGBT Community Part III

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 15, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

There is transphobia in the gay community in the US, and it threatens our political solidarity for the accomplishment of our political objectives, such as the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and marriage equality. Time spent fighting among ourselves represents time wasted...Read More


Police TASERed gay porn actor Andrew Grande to death

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 15, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

The three police officers holding down one person must have been in serious danger here, since they Tasers are sold as just a safer tool to use than a gun. But is that how the police would have handled this...Read More


Focus on the Family focuses on Indiana. Again.

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Focus on the Family has decided to target Indiana again in their push for same-sex marriage amendments. While DC took a huge step forward today, FOF is resorting to their usual scare tactics to frighten the sheeple. Yes, that's right....Read More


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Proposed Changes: Structural Inequity on Bilerico

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | December 15, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

I responded in clear terms to Ronald Gold's article, explaining exactly how it is ignorant, hurtful, and bigoted. But it's clear from the discussion over the past few days that people weren't just hurt by the post, but a sense...Read More


Surviving a Hoosier transition, part two

Filed by Austen Crowder | December 15, 2009 | 2:45 PM | comments

In part one I discussed the lead-up to transition: getting trained, getting a good job, and getting financially stable. In a state like Indiana, these three things will pay huge dividends when someone finally makes the decision to transition. I'm...Read More


DC approves same-sex marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2009 | 2:45 PM | comments

Congratulations to our nation's capital for approving same-sex marriage. While DC started recognizing marriages from outside of the district earlier this year, now they've gone one step further and have taken a firm stand for equality. The bill will now...Read More


A Million Miles From Shame

Filed by Donna Rose | December 15, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

I am what many would call a "mid-life" transitioner. That is I, like many, was well into life before coming to a point where I could stop running from my gender gift and start to consider it in healthy, productive...Read More


What is Sex?

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | December 15, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Number Two in a series of basic concepts that relate to understanding the complex dynamic between the four parts that make the LGBT grouping.Read More


Handjobs Are the Perfect Christmas Gift!

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | December 15, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

When I first saw the commercial for a product called a "Handjob," I thought it had to be a joke. I mean, there's nothing strange about a grip pad that helps you open tight jars - I believe there may...Read More


The heart of the marriage issue

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 15, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

After a few months of silence, the right is back to attacking Kevin Jennings. While Fox News is even labeling the attacks "fresh" to make people think that there's something to look at here (if you have to call your...Read More


Yellow is the Color that Career Girls Wear

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 15, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

I'm too distracted by the shoes to figure out what kind of career makes you dress like a canary....Read More


Looking Back: Rare Video of Matthew Shepard

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 15, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Guest blogger Josh Cohen is a consultant providing need-based, low-cost internet media services for equality campaigns and organizations. During the day, he works for a software company in Redmond, WA. As a member of the Board of Directors...Read More


The Gay Agenda Revealed

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

I loved this Houston Chronicle cartoon about the election of openly lesbian mayor Annise Parker....Read More


Kisses & No Christmas Shopping!

Filed by Michael Buckley | December 15, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Some personal thoughts on filming and creating my What the Buck videos....Read More


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Jim Demint's "troubled" by a gay president

Filed by Ed Team | December 15, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"[A gay president] would be bothersome to me personally because I consider it immoral.[...] Marriage is a religious institution. The federal government has no business redefining what it is. Governments should not be in the business of promoting a behavior...Read More


Obama gives himself a "solid B+"

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 15, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Oprah got Obama to grade himself yesterday, and he gave himself a B+. What grade would you give him?...Read More