April 25, 2012

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ACT UP Goes Back To Wall Street For Their 25th Annversary

Filed by Viktor Kerney | April 25, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

ACT UP is celebrating their 25th anniversary by marching and protesting on Wall Street. Joined by the Occupy Wall Street movement, they are pushing a Financial Speculation Tax that could support up to 15 million people by 2015, possibly ending the AIDS pandemic. Read More


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California Bill to Limit 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Advances in Legislature

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 25, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

A California state Senate committee passed a bill on Monday that would curtail the ability of so-called reparative therapists from trying to change someone's sexual orientation.Read More


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Rufus Wainwright: I Bought That Guy Porn

Filed by James Holmes | April 25, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

I have a long history with Rufus Wainwright. We met in high school, saw each other in college, spent Christmas in DC, and most recently, I was in charge of getting in touch with his erotic side. Read More


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This Is What Discrimination Looks Like

Filed by Bil Browning | April 25, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

While we often talk about queer issues and we try to be dispassionate, strategic, and political as we fight to overturn these archaic discriminatory laws, there is a real price being paid while the politicians pander and quibble. The payment is in tears.Read More


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CNN: Log Cabin's Cooper Goes Head to Head with AFA's Bryan Fischer

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 25, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

It was interesting to hear Log Cabin Republicans Executive Director R. Clarke Cooper, who was Chief of Staff with Grenell as spokesperson for the US Mission to the UN. Ambassador in the Bush administration, debate anti-gay extremist Bryan Fischer yesterday morning on CNN.Read More


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Showtunes Sing-Off: 'Maybe This Time'

Filed by James Holmes | April 25, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

It's that time of week again, and I woke up with some Cabaret in my head this morning.Read More


NC Senator Kay Hagan Speaks Against Amendment One

Filed by Bil Browning | April 25, 2012 | 11:45 AM | comments

North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan has released a video through Protect All NC Families to speak out against the proposed constitutional amendment to discriminate against the state's gay and lesbian couples. I'm not sure I've ever seen a Senator...Read More


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Not So Abusive You Can't Sit Through It All

Filed by Bil Browning | April 25, 2012 | 11:20 AM | comments

"GLAAD has concocted and is militantly pushing an opinion based framework that unravels public understanding, promotes transsexual-phobia and even impedes and erodes our legislative advancements and medical rights... This colonialism of transsexualism by gay and transgender ideology groups is irresponsible,...Read More


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Gay Jesus: From His Lips to God's Ears [Interview]

Filed by Kergan Edwards-Stout | April 25, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

James Brandon, who plays the character of Jesus in Terrence McNally's play Corpus Christi, took time to speak with me about his life, love, faith, and his experience of playing a "Gay Jesus."Read More