April 20, 2012

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Day of Dialogue, Silence, & Pejazzling [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every Friday I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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Unconditional Love

Filed by Sara Whitman | April 20, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

The definition of motherhood has no absolutes; perfection, except in freshly baked cinnamon rolls, is not meant to be. What, then, does it mean to love someone unconditionally? Does it mean you are perfect in that love?Read More


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Latino GLBT History Project Honors Cesar Chavez

Filed by James Holmes | April 20, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Latino GLBT History Project will be honoring the late civil rights activist and LGBT ally César Chávez with a public event marking the anniversary of his death on Monday April 23 in Washington DC. Read More


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Marriage Equality for Public Health

Filed by Annette Gross | April 20, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

As the parent of a gay son, I've long felt that discrimination can cause physical, emotional and psychological problems in LGBT people. Wednesday night this theory was corroborated by five physicians who spoke at a forum at the Indiana University Medical School.Read More


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Milk's Favorite Cookie [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Over in Korea, they're not as shy about breast feeding as the prudes here in the States. This ad for Oreo cookies would never fly in America, but Nabisco Korea is still raising eyebrows in the Asian country and not for the reason you'd think.Read More


GetEQUAL: Move On from Obama & Attack Our Enemies

Filed by Viktor Kerney | April 20, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

GetEQUAL has a new strategy. Stop me if you have heard this one already. They are going to stage a bunch of protests against Obama.Read More


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Romney Hires Openly Gay Man as National Security Spokesperson

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 20, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Rachel Maddow called it! She wondered why Republican presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney delivered what was billed as a major talk in North Carolina and never mentioned the antigay Amendment One. Mark today as the day Romney pivots to appeal to mainstream voters.Read More


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Josh Hutcherson on LGBT Advocacy

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2012 | 10:41 AM | comments

"My mom has always been a big advocate, especially in the gay, lesbian, transsexual and bisexual community so for me it's always been a part of my soul. This is what my family is most proud of and the same...Read More


Glee Will Do Whitney Tribute Next Week

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2012 | 10:10 AM | comments

Next week's episode of Glee is a tribute to Whitney Houston. The show has given us a taste of the music with a four part harmony of "How Will I Know." What do you think? Will they do justice...Read More


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When Even Silence Offends; When Silence Fails

Filed by Mercedes Allen | April 20, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

It boils down to affirmation. Beneath all the rhetoric, the issue is not about speech or parental rights, but about fears that affirmation might enable or "encourage" someone to be gay or trans.Read More