September 21, 2011

White House Response to Troy Davis' Pending Execution

Filed by Joe Mirabella | September 21, 2011 | 7:30 PM | comments

Troy Davis is scheduled to be executed any minute. I asked the White House whether the President planned to intercede.Read More


Telling: Just the Beginning

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 21, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

Telling is the beginning of believing in and embracing your own humanity, and reminding others of your shared humanity.Read More


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Liz Mathis to Run for Open Iowa State Senate Seat

Filed by Joe Mirabella | September 21, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

For political junkies, this race is the race to watch this November. Rarely is so much at stake for a local election. Read More


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Jane Lynch: Her 'Glee' Character Resembles Michele Bachmann

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 21, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Jane Lynch appeared on The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell Tuesday night to talk about her new book, the end of Don't Ask, Don't Tell and how Sue Sylvester is starting to resemble real life Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann. Read More


Sneak Peek: ABC's Pan Am

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Courtesy of ABC, here's a sneak peek of their new series Pan Am. The show premiers on Sunday at 10 Eastern. Any of you plan on watching?Read More


American Jobs Bill: NY Delegation Unclear

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 21, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

The NY Congressional delegation seems to be having some problems getting on board for jobs. What are they waiting for? Read More


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Gay Former Staffer Sues Jesse Jackson

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Tommy Bennett, a gay former employee of Jesse Jackson's PUSH Coalition, has filed a lawsuit alleging he was discriminated against based on his sexual orientation, sexually harassed by Jackson, and regularly forced to perform degrading chores for the popular African-American activist.Read More


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MS Teen Indicted for Hate Crime Murder

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

White Mississippi teen Deryl Dedmon, 19, has been indicted on capital murder and hate crime charges for killing an African-American man by running over him with his truck. The victim was severely beaten before being killed.Read More


Rough Trade: Vintage Hunk

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 21, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

This photo was a fascinating surprise. Found it in an estate sale on eBay with no history - just a mystery!Read More


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Formspring.me Is Damaging Our LGBT Youth

Filed by Leone Kraus | September 21, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

Buffalo, New York teenager Jamey Rodermeyer recently took his own life after enduring anti-gay bullying for months - especially online and specifically Formspring.me. It's important to know what tools are being used against our community if we plan on combatting it.Read More


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Chaz Survives Vote on DWTS

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 10:45 AM | comments

For all of you who didn't flip the channel after Glee to see if Chaz Bono got booted off Dancing with the Stars, rest easy. He wasn't voted off.Read More


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Santorum Demands Google Change Search Results

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

Presidential wannabe Rick Santorum has come out swinging against Google in a desperate attempt to mitigate what the mainstream media has dubbed his "Google problem."Read More


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Today We Are Not Celebrating: Don't Ask to Fight Their Wars

Filed by Yasmin Nair | September 21, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

As the policy of DADT, which barred gays and lesbians from participating openly in the US military, expired yesterday we don't find ourselves celebrating.Read More


Video: Soldier Comes Out to Dad

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2011 | 7:45 AM | comments

Watch as this incredibly brave soldier gives his dad a call shortly after the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell and coming out live on video. Amazing....Read More


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Lt. Dan Choi on Re-enlistment

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 21, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Going back to the military will be a vindication. [I'm] going back because I fought to go back. The seriousness of our claims was not just political theatre - it was really drawn from our lives. I sacrificed so much...Read More