November 16, 2012

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It's Worth Repeating: Ali Forney Center & Hurricane Sandy

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | November 16, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

The devastation incurred by the Ali Forney Center is doubly tragic; because the people they serve are the ones most likely to suffer from the likes of Sandy. Happily, the LGBT community was not one to abandon the most vulnerable among us.Read More


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'Oz The Great & Powerful' Trailer Drops

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

I absolutely can't wait to see Oz The Great And Powerful when it finally hits the big screen. How many of you will see it in the theater too? Anyone want to go with me to watch it?Read More


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George Takei Sings for Old Navy

Filed by James Holmes | November 16, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

I'm not a fan of Old Navy of Black Friday, but this is too hilarious to miss. It seems only appropriate that a song from the Armageddon soundtrack could become a Black Friday ad. Read More


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Nigeria Poised to Pass 'Jail the Gays' Bill

Filed by Joe Mirabella | November 16, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

A draconian bill was introduced in Nigeria's Assembly that would ultimately jail Nigeria's gay citizens and anyone who supported them if it becomes law. Read More


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Tammy Baldwin's History Making Victory - as a Progressive

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 16, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

In a night that was full of sweet victories, few were sweeter than Democrat Tammy Baldwin's. As she said in her acceptance speech, it was "a huge victory for Wisconsin's middle class." Baldwin's victory was all that and more.Read More


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On Board the 2012 HIV Cruise Retreat

Filed by Mark S. King | November 16, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

I don't expect that everyone has the ability to afford the trip, but the message of the event - reach out for support and friendships where ever you might find them - echoes in my mind and heart today. Read More


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Youth Homelessness Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | November 16, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Looking at homelessness in LGBT youth, Uruguay considers marriage, Pride across the world, the East Aurora IL story continues, looking at LGBT rights in China, and more. Plus: Jesse Tyler Ferguson shows us how to tie a bow tieRead More


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Upon Which I Agree with Jimmy LaSalvia

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

''Sometimes you have to hit rock bottom before you can fix what's wrong. And I think the Republican Party is about there.'' -- GOProud head honcho Jimmy LaSalvia speaking about the GOP's election day losses. For once, Jimmy and I...Read More


Gutierrez Introduces GOP to Latinos

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Since Republicans seem to have stumbled onto the Latino vote during the last election, Rep Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) realized it was time to actually introduce the GOP to a community that so far they've only denigrated and ignored....Read More