Gay Icons and History: April 2013

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Matthew Shepard Lives

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 30, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

Yesterday we learned that Jason Collins chose the number 98 for his NBA basketball jersey, to commemorate Matthew Shepard's death in 1998, even as Collins remained in the closet concerning his own homosexuality.Read More


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Was It a Good Idea to Make Bradley Manning SF Pride's Grand Marshall?

Filed by Viktor Kerney | April 28, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

I would to hear your opinions about this incident. Was the decision to make Manning a grand marshal an honorable one or a catastrophe waiting to happen? Read More


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For Gay Cop at Boston Bombings, Heroism Runs in the Family

Filed by John M. Becker | April 16, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

In addition to being one of the heroes of the Boston Marathon bombings, Pagan is a hero to the LGBT community.Read More


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HBO 'Liberace' Promo & the Real Liberace

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 10, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

How in the world did anyone think this guy was straight?Read More


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The Godfather of LGBT Marriage Equality

Filed by Mark Segal | April 05, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

Hearings on marriage equality had some activists so enthused they were already handing out credit for victory - should it go to Evan Wolfson, Andrew Sullivan or even actor Rob Reiner? The answer is, none of the above.Read More


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On Kevin Swanson and Robert Ross

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | April 03, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Leave it to a Bible thumper to remind us of an unjustly forgotten gay pioneer. Read More