May 19, 2014

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Group of Michigan Clergy: Equality Supporters 'Are My Enemy'

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Last week, a coalition of conservative, anti-LGBT clergy gathered in Michigan to file briefs supporting marriage discrimination and let proponents of equality know that "the fight is on!"Read More


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Judge Orders Utah to Recognize its Own Same-Sex Marriages

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 5:15 PM | comments

This afternoon, a federal judge in Utah ordered the state to recognize the legal marriages of same-sex couples who wed during the brief window when it was legal there, before the U.S. Supreme Court stopped them pending appeal.Read More


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Gallagher: Benham Brothers Are a Bellwether For America's Freedom

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

"For the future of a free, tolerant, and religiously diverse America, [whether the Benham brothers are on TV] matters a great deal."Read More


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Evan Wolfson: F--k You Griffin! I Did Stuff Too!!!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Well, thank goodness "Forcing the Spring" isn't the only bit of propaganda out now giving credit to just one person for the work of many people nationwide!Read More


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BREAKING: Oregon Marriage Ban Falls

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 3:08 PM | comments

A federal judge in Oregon has just struck down that state's marriage discrimination amendment as unconstitutional.Read More


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NOM's Preemptive Attempt to Block Oregon Marriage Ruling Denied

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 2:17 PM | comments

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has just rejected NOM's attempt to block today's forthcoming ruling on marriage equality in Oregon.Read More


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Macklemore Dresses as Jewish Stereotype for Concert

Filed by Bil Browning | May 19, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

What in the hell could possibly have been going through his brain when Macklemore decided to dress as a caricature of a greedy, hooknosed, Jewish man?Read More


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Trans Woman Bashes Back Against Drunk Transphobe

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

In a video that's been making the rounds online the past several days, a trans woman lays the smack down -- both literally and figuratively -- on a surly drunk man who harasses her on a public bus.Read More


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Is 'Ex-Gay' Group NARTH Rebranding?

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

"Ex-gay" junk-science group NARTH appears to have evolved into a Utah for-profit corporation (or front group) called Pilgrimage Resources.Read More


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Secrets of the Masturbating Gay Male

Filed by Mark S. King | May 19, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

During my years working on a gay phone sex hotline, I gained amazing insight into the realm of fantasy, loneliness and desire. It was also, quite literally, a social anthropologist's wet dream.Read More


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Maine Ethics Investigators Recommend Fining NOM $50K

Filed by John M. Becker | May 19, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Ethics investigators in Maine are recommending that the anti-equality group National Organization for Marriage be fined more than $50,000 for illegal campaign activities in the state.Read More


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Ten Things I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self

Filed by Rebecca Juro | May 19, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

If I could go back in time, here are ten things I'd tell the scared and closeted trans girl I used to be.Read More