May 15, 2010

Video: Senator Evan Bayh's AIDS Joke

Filed by Bil Browning | May 15, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Senator Evan Bayh (D) made an AIDS joke at the 2010 Indiana Jefferson Jackson Day Dinner last night. The Indiana Stonewall Democrats walked out after the joke. Senator Bayh says he was just "misunderstood." Asked for a statement, state party...Read More


Weekly Reader: Elena Kagan, Rep Mark Kirk & a sex ed poster

Filed by Bil Browning | May 15, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Not only did we host a liveblog with Blue Indiana and the Huffington Post of the 2010 Indiana Jefferson Jackson Day Dinner this week, we've had a ton of especially great content like this: Sunday My Yiddishe Momme Filed by:...Read More


Is It Time To Rise Up Yet?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 15, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

The LGBT civil rights movement is in disarray. We must live in shame and secrecy to serve the country we love, but which seems to hate and despise us. Is it time to rise up yet? AIDS funding has dropped,...Read More


Get the facts before you rant, or: ENDA will not exterminate trans women

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 15, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Ryan Blackhawke is a board member and the director of online communications at the Ingersoll Gender Center. Those of you who have ever met me can tell you that I can be impetuous and impulsive. I can be...Read More


Sacramento Activists Demand Employment Protections

Filed by Joe Mirabella | May 15, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender activists entered public bathrooms Friday afternoon at Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento, CA. They handed out fliers and engaged the public in conversation about the importance of employment nondiscrimination policies, like the ENDA. Organizer Sara...Read More


Senator Jim Webb's Office Responds to my Post on Bilerico, and I respond to him

Filed by Michael Hamar | May 15, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

One thing about being a blogger is that you never know who may be reading what you write and/or what kind of sensitive nerve you might touch upon. A case in point is an e-mail I received Friday afternoon in...Read More


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Ted Haggard on George Rekers

Filed by Bil Browning | May 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I know exactly what it feels like to have both sides hating you bitterly. Some Christians will throw him away. Some gays will crusade against him. If there is any truth to the accusations, this may be his opportunity to...Read More


F--k you, AIDS!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This Spanish PSA from Coordinadora Gai Lesbiana de Catalunya comes to us courtesy of Blabbeando. He translates the video for us as, "To you, who has fucked us during so many years, who CRUSH us all, young people, older...Read More