August 1, 2011

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A Donkey's Work Is Never Done

Filed by Leslie Robinson | August 01, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

At the Jerusalem Pride parade, right-wing demonstrators attempted to hold a simultaneous "Donkey Parade" in order to symbolically represent the "bestial" nature of homosexuality. The donkeys weren't allowed to participate. Read More


Outdoor Bondage: Vintage Magazine Photos

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | August 01, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

It's almost surprising to see a guy with an average nice body. The muscle crazy is OK, but when it comes down to getting down, real bodies are still sexiest for me. Read More


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West Appearance Canceled After LGBT Group's Campaign

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 01, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

The anti-gay Republican representative was scheduled to speak at a meeting for the Wilton Manors Business Association in an LGBT-friendly community. After threats of a boycott from LGBT advocates, West's appearance was canceled. Read More


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Meet Baby

Filed by Sara Whitman | August 01, 2011 | 4:30 PM | comments

I found Zachary's "Baby" recently. It was a gift from a friend of mine and Zachary loved her. Poor Baby ended up on top of the refrigerator, long forgotten until I got Baby, dusted her off and took her on adventures.Read More


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When Sanity's Gone There's Always Satire

Filed by Don Davis | August 01, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

In lieu of the horrible debt ceiling deal that advanced last night, I've taken to tweeting sarcasm at the White House as a way of venting my frustrations. Read More


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'Leatherman of the Century' Tells His Tale

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | August 01, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Leather folk worldwide know Chuck Renslow as the owner of the legendary Gold Coast, Chicago's first leather bar; owner of the Chicago Eagle and Man's Country; founder of the annual International Mr. Leather contest; and a founder of the Leather Archives & Museum.Read More


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Shawn Akers: Gays Are Bullies, Too

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 01, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Conservative radio show host Shawn Akers took to the airwaves to explain that California's FAIR Act is an example of how the LGBT community "bullies" conservatives. Read More


Adam Lambert: Behind the Music

Filed by Bil Browning | August 01, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Adam Lambert has a "Behind the Music" special coming up on VH1. The American Idol contestant talks about coming out and being in the closet for the television show. Read More


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A Call for a Primary Challenge to President Obama

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 01, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

The Progressive Caucus of California Democratic Party is calling for a primary challenge to President Barack Obama, who has demonstrated a startling shift toward the right since taking office. Read More


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Anti-Gay Hate Group Loses 501(c)3 Status

Filed by Bil Browning | August 01, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Poor Peter LaBarbera... He'll no longer be allowed to give donors tax deductions for fueling his anti-gay hatred. Porno Pete's Americans for Truth about Homosexuality (AFTAH) had it's 501(c)3 status revoked in May of 2010.Read More


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The Vanishing Value of Human Life

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | August 01, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

The biggest single over-shadowing issue that emerges from the headlines, and from changing health policy around the world, is the vanishing value of human life. I grew up during World War II - a time that showed how little a human life can be valued.Read More


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Who Are the Most Important LGBT People in History?

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 01, 2011 | 9:45 AM | comments

California's newly approved FAIR Act will require CA schools to teach about the societal contributions of LGBT people. But who should they teach about? Help The Bilerico Project compile a list of the Top LGBT people in history!Read More


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If Larry King Had Been A Girl

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 01, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

This case has all the earmarks of a successful "gay panic" defense. To what extent is the media, the public, and the jury reading from heterosexist and homophobic societal scripts?Read More


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NYC Council Speaker Quinn Atop Poll of Mayoral Hopefuls

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 01, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"New York City Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn, an out lesbian, is the top choice among New Yorkers in the 2013 race for mayor if, as expected, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly does not run. That's the finding of an early...Read More


What Are Human Rights?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 01, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This cool little video answers the question, "What are human rights?" It's simple, but effective....Read More