November 2, 2011

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KS Is Back

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | November 02, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Following its grim flare-up starting in 1981, early in the AIDS epidemic, Kaposi's sarcoma had seemed to burn itself out, like a wildfire. KS is back. Experts have been noting a cluster of new KS cases among gay men.Read More


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Stop SB 48 Is Back: Equality California Isn't

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 02, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

The antigay Capitol Resources Institute and their antigay Stop SB 48 "coalition" are now considering launching an initiative, which would allow them more time to get signatures. Equality California isn't ready to fight back.Read More


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Help Porno Pete Raise Funds for Truth Wins Out

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Say what?!? That's right, you can assist notable homophobe Peter LaBarbera raise money for an LGBT organization.Read More


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The Great Impersonators II: Boylesque

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 02, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

I bring you the brand new, super-fabulous part two of my "Great Imposters" tribute to male and female impersonators from the 1880s to the mid 20th century. Check out Boylesque.Read More


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LGBTs Push for Education Act with Anti-Bullying Policies

Filed by Adam Polaski | November 02, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Today, a number of LGBT advocacy organizations and the American Civil Liberties Union have joined together in requesting that the anti-bullying language be incorporated into the Elementary and Secondary Education Reauthorization Act of 2011 before it is approved.Read More


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Occupy an Open Heart in the Ozarks

Filed by Davina Kotulski | November 02, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Last week I received a Facebook message from a woman who lives in Arkansas. Her story touched me deeply and showed me how important it is for us to continue to work towards equality in the heartland and the South too.Read More


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California Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani Comes Out

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 02, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

It's a simple headline that will change the life of California Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani - and she apparently hopes - the lives of LGBT teens, as well.Read More


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Kameny Home Listed in National Register of Historic Places

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Noted gay activist Frank Kameny's home has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Kameny passed away in October at the age of 86.Read More


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New Study Examines Sexual Practices of Gay & Bi Identified Men

Filed by Dan O'Neill | November 02, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Researchers analyzed responses from nearly 25,000 users of Manhunt™ and DList™ who responded to a survey that included questions about their sexual practices.Read More


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Dan Savage Gets Glitter Bombed for Being Transphobic

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | November 02, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

The bottom line is that when challenged on his various prejudicial influences, Dan Savage tells his critics to patiently wait for him while it gets better. This glitterbomb is one of many responses that demand, "Make it better."Read More


Julian Bond for Marriage Equality

Filed by Ed Team | November 02, 2011 | 8:55 AM | comments

Former NAACP Chairman (and the first president of the Southern Poverty Law Center) Julian Bond has taken a turn at making one of HRC's marriage equality videos....Read More


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He Must Not Love God Enough

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

"The nonbinding resolution "encourages the public display of the national motto in all public buildings, public schools, and other government institutions." Displaying "In God We Trust" on public property is appropriate in some circumstances. There is no need to push...Read More