November 29, 2012


The History of Life in Under Three Minutes [Video]

Filed by James Holmes | November 29, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

You know you have at least one evangelical in the family or friend from high school that would love to see this posted on their Facebook wall. Read More


Baldwin, Huebner Keynote the LGBT Leadership Conference

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 29, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Baldwin, Takano and openly gay US Ambassador David Huebner are among the featured speakers and attendees at the Victory Fund's LGBT Leaders 2012 Conference, which this year is being held Nov. 28-Dec. 2 in Long Beach. Read More

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Study: Access to HIV Services Worldwide Stunted by Homophobia

Filed by D Gregory Smith | November 29, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Global study finds homophobia, comfort with service provider, and community engagement have significant impact on access to condoms, lubricant, HIV testing, and HIV treatment. Read More

Uganda Update: Death Penalty Still in 'Kill the Gays' Bill

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 29, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Box Turtle Bulletin reports that the Speaker of the Ugandan Parliament has suspended House sessions after debate over oil resources got unruly. Sessions are set to begin again on Monday, during which the "Kill the Gays" bill will be a top priority. Read More


Virginia Commonwealth University Coach Fired for Being Gay

Filed by Michael Hamar | November 29, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

Many readers may be shocked by the title of this post, but here in Virginia, LGBT citizens have absolutely zero state law employment protections and since Congress has never passed ENDA, there are no federal law protections either. Read More


Still Doing My Civic Duty

Filed by Bil Browning | November 29, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Just a note to tell folks that I'm still off doing my civic duty. Items may be slow to post or there may be fewer pieces than normal.Read More

If Your Friends Acted Like Your Pets

Filed by Bil Browning | November 29, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

What if your friends acted like your pets do? Would you still be friends with them?...Read More