September 1, 2011

Protestors cheer at the National Equality March

The Choi Trial: Latest Attack on Peaceful Protest

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | September 01, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

Make no mistake - protest is going away as an American tool for change.Read More


Hung Jury in Larry King Murder Trial

Filed by Bil Browning | September 01, 2011 | 5:45 PM | comments

It looks like the gay panic defense has worked again.Read More


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31 Days: Minneapolis' Cold Night Air

Filed by Bil Browning | September 01, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

When I went to Minneapolis earlier this year for the Creating Change conference, I'll admit that I hated the city. By the second day I was ready to pack up and go home. It was just too damn cold.Read More


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We Write Our History in the Present

Filed by Kyle Bella | September 01, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

How can a single film inspire a series of community events targeted specifically toward empowering LGBTQ youth of color by encouraging them to write history?Read More


'You Are Loved'

Filed by D Gregory Smith | September 01, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

I've written about the importance of Rural Pride Celebrations before - but if you want to see it firsthand, or if you ever wondered what the 2011 Montana Pride Celebration was like - well wonder no more.Read More


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Is VA Guv Allowing Religious Group to Direct Abortion Policies?

Filed by Michael Hamar | September 01, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The deputy secretary of health and human resources for Virginia who heads the office that will interpret new anti-abortion regulations is none other than Matt Cobb, husband of religious extremist Victoria Cobb, President of the Family Foundation.Read More


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The Governor Who Wore a Dress

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 01, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

One of the remarkable characters I discovered while doing some transgender history research for my book was Lord Cornbury. He was the British Governor of New York and New Jersey in the colonial era.Read More


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So Do You Still Beat Your Wife?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 01, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

We've all heard the joke about reporters asking politicians, "So, do you still beat your wife?" For once, this seems to be an accurate question to ask.Read More


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K-Y to Launch National Lesbian Commercial

Filed by Bil Browning | September 01, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

They also offered to send me a free sample for "any female friends or colleagues." Any takers? We're all amongst friends here, right? Read More


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Lt. Dan Choi's "Vindictive Prosecution"

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

"To this day, the prosecution had to be literally forced to notice Lt. Choi and Capt. Pietrangelo's rank. Today, Capt. Phil Beck refused to acknowledge their rank. This fact, with his revelation that he believes 'gay' and 'homosexual' to be...Read More


Santorum Gets Schooled

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

While I posted yesterday about the LGBT rights protest going on outside of the room where GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum spoke during a Penn State appearance, have you seen the video of what was going on inside the...Read More