August 29, 2011

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Counting on Being Counted

Filed by Dan O'Neill | August 29, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

This final challenge of collecting data on our lives may be one the most important battles we face to improving the health of LGBT people and bring us out of obscurity. Read More


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Senator Resigns After Grindr Photos Surfaced

Filed by Viktor Kerney | August 29, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

After explicit photos of Puerto Rican state senator Roberto Arango were released last Friday, he quickly resigned on Sunday.Read More


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31 Days: Bon Jovi Browning

Filed by Bil Browning | August 29, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

By the time this photo was taken, I'd come out and decided to do something I'd always wanted to do but was too afraid I'd get picked on even more for doing. I dyed my hair blonde.Read More


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Washington State Legislators May Push Marriage Equality

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 29, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Washington state legislature may look toward a marriage equality fight this year. Their efforts would join a number of other states also looking toward the marriage battle in the coming months. Read More


Amy Winehouse Died Clean?

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 29, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Amy Winehouse's system may have been clean when she died, but that doesn't mean the drugs and/or alcohol didn't kill her.Read More


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Hayes & Greenwald Talk About Dick Cheney's New Book

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 29, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is releasing his memoir - In My Time - just before the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001. Here, Glenn Greenwald and Chris Hayes discuss whether the politician is a war criminal. Read More


Scarlet Betch: Hurricane Edition

Filed by Jason Tseng | August 29, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Hurricanes can't get a comic nerd down! Anthony and I battle the odds and the elements to bring you this special hurricane edition of Scarlet Betch!Read More


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Indiana HIV Disclosure Docs Medically Inaccurate

Filed by Bil Browning | August 29, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

Indiana continues their slide back into the American Dark Ages with news that HIV disclosure forms required by the state include medically inaccurate information and most likely violate the law.Read More


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NOM Defector Louis Marinelli Quits Marriage Activism

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 29, 2011 | 11:45 AM | comments

Louis J. Marinelli, after working for the National Organization for Marriage, leaving NOM, and then advocating for marriage equality, is now quitting his activism about same-sex marriage altogether, blaming "whiny" liberals for pushing him out. Read More


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Don Lemon Keynotes at NLGJA: Both of Them Need To Get Up To Speed

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 29, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Don Lemon and the National Gay and Lesbian Journalists' Association have something in common. Read More


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Drag Queen Risks Fabulous Outfit to Unleash Sexual Revolution

Filed by Ed Kennedy | August 29, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Coming out can often feel like jumping from the high dive for the first time, but it always easier with a fairy godmother.Read More


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No Shelter: NYC Failed LGBT Youth During Hurricane Irene

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 29, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Guest blogger Sassafras Lowrey takes readers inside NYC's plan for evacuating homeless LGBT youth during the recent hurricane. Hint: There were none.Read More


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EQCA Exposes SB48 Opponents As "Extremists"

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 29, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The very next day, anti-equality extremists filed paperwork to place a referendum to overturn the law on the June 2012 ballot. They have until October 12 to submit more than half a million valid signatures to qualify for the ballot...No...Read More


Santorum: Gays Waged 'Jihad' On Me

Filed by Bil Browning | August 29, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

I think it's interesting that in this video presidential hopeful Rick Santorum says the gays waged "jihad" on him over his offensive remarks comparing gay and lesbian relationships to sex with animals. Notice that several other religious right leaders...Read More