July 3, 2011

Comment of the Week

Comment of the Week: Rev. Emily Heath on Christians

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 03, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

Is organized religion bad for LGBT freedoms?Read More


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Republicans Dropping Marriage Equality Boogeyman?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 03, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Have they finally come to their senses? Are Republicans abandoning the culture wars in favor of their corporate masters' bidding?Read More


Scarlet Betch Episode 52.1: All New! All Different!

Filed by Jason Tseng | July 03, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

We chat about Daken Dark Wolverine (and his continued queerness), Batgirl (the last of the Steph Brown issues, plus Squire! Brits!), Alpha Flight (hooray Canadians! Queer Quebecois! Kyle's adorable!), X-Factor, Generation Hope (finally gets interesting!), and much much more!Read More


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Marriage, Civil Unions, Platform Planks & Communion

Filed by D Gregory Smith | July 03, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

What do all of the above have in common? The answer in my head is this: Injustice. Let's take them one by one, shall we?Read More


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Michigan's LGBT Legislative Struggles

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 03, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

This week two anti-LGBT bills passed through House committees while an anti-bullying bill - one opposed by LGBT advocates for its lack of explicit LGBT inclusion - was tabled for further discussion. Read More


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New Cousin to HIV?

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | July 03, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

A new scare of an HIV-like virus is being dismissed by doctors. This isn't the first time the medical establishment has pooh-poohed a cohort of patients, telling them the pain they're experiencing is a figment of their imagination. Read More


Cuba's 'Pride Parade'

Filed by Bil Browning | July 03, 2011 | 9:15 AM | comments

Members of Cuba's LGBT Rights Observatory march down a Havana street for Pride. The group couldn't call the event a "march" because it would require a police permit. The official LGBT organization is run by Fidel Castro's daughter who...Read More


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Proud of the LGBT Movement? You Bet!

Filed by Matt Foreman | July 03, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

As we celebrate the New York marriage vote and the 42nd anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, it's time to take real pride in the LGBT organizations that do us proud every day of the year.Read More


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Samoan Prime Minister Supports Trans Rights

Filed by Bil Browning | July 03, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"You are adamant that you are a special gender, That is why some of you have spent considerable money on special operations. Every year you all look very different. Blonde hair, glossy lipstick sporting Gucci handbags and us men continue...Read More