November 21, 2010

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Comment of the Week: Tomasz of Lod

Filed by Bil Browning | November 21, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Left on Jill's post, "Do you know a trans person murdered because of their gender identity?" I'd encourage everyone to leave a comment to memorialize friends and family in the thread. I'm afraid . . . The skill of my...Read More


Lesbians protest for tribadism

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 21, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

CSU Long Beach refused to advertise their play, The Night of the Tribades, along with other plays because of the title, so these students took to protest: For a little more than ten minutes, protesters paired up and posed in...Read More


Disclosing Trans Status

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | November 21, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Originally written for SexIs Magazine, this last March. The music at the club was pounding and we were dancing close. It wasn't exactly a date, as the friend I was with wasn't exactly available, but I was happy just to...Read More


UN General Assembly Votes To Allow Gays To Be Executed Without Cause

Filed by Michael Hamar | November 21, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

In a vote that makes a mockery of the concept of human rights, the United Nations General Assembly voted to voted to removed "sexual orientation" from a resolution that protects people from arbitrary executions. Driving the anti-gay vote were the...Read More


In Honor of our Fallen Brothers and Sisters

Filed by Kelley Winters | November 21, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Excerpted from the Denver Transgender Day of Remembrance Observance, Jefferson Unitarian Church, Golden, Colorado, on November 20. Tonight, we gather once again on this Twelfth International Transgender Day of Remembrance to honor those who lost their lives to hatred and...Read More


GetEQUAL's Robin McGehee Reports on Her Meeting at the White House

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 21, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

On Monday, Nov. 15, GetEQUAL co-founder Robin McGehee and 12 others were arrested (photo by Sean Carlson/Talk About Equality) after having chained themselves to the White House fence to protest the possible failure of the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't...Read More


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#SSS: The State of States, Where is Marriage Equality Coming Next?

Filed by Joe Mirabella | November 21, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Several states are poised to move towards marriage equality for gays and lesbians in 2011 and 2012. On the 25th episode of Same Sex Sunday, hear from those closest to the ground. Joining us will be the Executive Director for...Read More


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Pope on condoms

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 21, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It of course does not see it as a real and moral solution. In certain cases, where the intention is to reduce the risk of infection, it can nevertheless be a first step on the way to another, more humane...Read More