June 12, 2010

Weekly Reader: Pride Month, Nibblers, & the Palestinian/Israeli Conflict

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

It's Pride month and, wow, can we tell. No one sticks around for Saturdays in June. I can probably say something outrageous and silly here and no one would notice. Meh. I'm going to the parade; these popular posts from...Read More


More Democratic Betrayal of LGBT Americans

Filed by Michael Hamar | June 12, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Nancy Pelosi has announced that there will be no movement on efforts to pass ENDA until the Senate acts of the so-called "repeal" of DADT. Which, given the fact that there's no guarantee of when the Senate will take up...Read More


Long-Term Joblessness: Crisis or Correction?

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 12, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Like any parents, we want the best possible future for our children, and we're doing all we can to prepare them to attain it as our parents did for us. Being the grandson of sharecroppers and the son of 1st...Read More


Gay Street Beat Podcast (Featuring Me!) Talks About DADT, Taking Back Pride, Prop 8, & More!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 12, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

I was back on the new LGBT podcast "Gay Street Beat" this week for their Pride edition and wanted to share it with all of you! Be sure to download it free on iTunes and hear all the fun &...Read More


Radical Queers Reclaiming and Naming (and I'm in a Movie) and More

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | June 12, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

As I mentioned in my last post, there is a ton of stuff happening at the National Queer Arts Festival in San Francisco this month, and radical queers (and others) across the country are gearing up to head to Detroit...Read More


Kaya Jones, Former Pussycat Doll, at Talbott for Gay Pride

Filed by Peter Monn and Alex Paredes | June 12, 2010 | 9:00 AM | comments

Last Sunday, we got to hang out all day with Kaya Jones, formerly of the Pussycat Dolls, at Rehab at Bella Vita! We didn't really know what to expect but what we found was so much more. She's a little...Read More


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HHS committee votes against lifting gay blood ban

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This decision is outrageous, irresponsible and archaic. We expect more out of this advisory committee and this administration than to uphold an unnecessarily discriminatory policy from another era. 'We've said it before: The most critical issue is to ensure that...Read More


Everyday Normal Guy

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Thanks to Birdie for finding this hilarious parody video, "Everyday normal guy." Something tells me the artist is about as normal as I am. He's got other videos on his YouTube page and several are quite good....Read More