June 21, 2012

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API Equality-LA Launches Project to Honor LGBT Asian Elders

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 21, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

On Sunday, June 17, at the One National Lesbian and Gay Archives, API Equality-LA launched the Pioneers Project - an effort to document and share the stories of the earliest API LGBT activists in Southern California. Read More


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Krugman's Right - Again

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 21, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

I wonder sometimes if Paul Krugman ever gets tired of being right. Or does he get bored with it, given how often it happens?Read More


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Showtunes Sing-Off: Battle of the Battles

Filed by James Holmes | June 21, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

For this weeks sing-off I could not decide on a single song, so I am going to try something different and base the clips around a central theme. We'll see how this experiment goes.Read More


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Lost in Space: Danger LGBT Community, Danger

Filed by Mark Segal | June 21, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

It is a waste of time to ask the president to issue any new policy changes. Not that the change is not necessary, not that you'd be wrong in wanting the changes. It's just absolutely a waste of time and priorities.Read More


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How to Survive a Plague: Telling Stories

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | June 21, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

This weekend, as we celebrate the anniversary of the Stonewall riots, I want to remind everyone that Stonewall was important but it was the 80s when things really started to change. Read More


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British Trans Woman Honored During Queen's Diamond Jubilee

Filed by Bil Browning | June 21, 2012 | 12:24 PM | comments

"It's unbelievable and wonderful and especially fantastic to receive it in the year of Her Majesty's Jubilee." -- British transgender activist April Ashley, 77, who was honored during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee by being named a Member of the Most...Read More


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Honor Bound: One Eagle Scout's Story

Filed by Joseph Gentile | June 21, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

Guest blogger Joseph Gentile toed the difficult line of managing a double-life, yet still expected the other members of his troop - and the campers he later instructed as a Boy Scout camp counselor - to be truthful with him. Read More


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Using 'House Faggot' Is Not Okay, Dan Savage

Filed by Viktor Kerney | June 21, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

If we want people to take our battle and cause seriously, we have to do the same. So I challenge us to hold Dan Savage accountable for his poor use of words.Read More


Who Would Be the Better Vampire Killer: Obama or Romney?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 21, 2012 | 9:31 AM | comments

TMZ asked "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" star Jimmi Simpson who would make the undead slayer - Mitt Romney or Barack Obama. His answer will make you giggle....Read More