Media: April 2013

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LGBTQ&A: People Have the Darndest Stories

Filed by Sue Kerr | April 30, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

This is why it really matters that NBA player Jason Collins has come out as the first openly gay man active in professional sports. Everyone knows someone who is LGBT - and that's perhaps the most hopeful takeaway.Read More


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Bill Clinton, John Paulk, & Coming Back from the Dead [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 27, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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Mormons, Meningitis, & the 4H Club [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 20, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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LGBT Media at Its Best

Filed by Mark Segal | April 18, 2013 | 2:45 PM | comments

Last Saturday, I was at Rutgers University speaking at the Society of Professional Journalists conference. As I spoke about LGBT media and PGN, the audience was witnessing a man who has pride in his work, but more so in his staff.Read More


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The Mormon Church Hasn't Stopped Fighting Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | April 17, 2013 | 5:30 PM | comments

Last week, Mother Jones claimed that the Mormon Church had "abandoned its crusade" against marriage equality. Here's why they're wrong.Read More


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Changing the Conversation: A Day of Blogging About Sexual Assault

Filed by Sue Kerr | April 15, 2013 | 4:30 PM | comments

On Tuesday, April 16, The Pittsburgh Women's Blogging Society invites all bloggers and social media users to "change the conversation" around sexual assault.Read More


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Marriage & Misusing Scriptures [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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The State of Black America: Progress Made, But Far To Go

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 11, 2013 | 3:30 PM | comments

It seems appropriate that the Urban League's report is released on the same day that President Obama - our first African-American president, recently re-elected to a second term - presents his annual budget to Congress.Read More


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Empathy, HRC's Apology, & Acceptable Trans* People [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 06, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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Trans Legal Eagle Masen Davis on Arizona's 'Bathroom' Bill

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 04, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Transgender Law Center Executive Director Masen Davis was on MSNBC to discuss what one TV station dubbed Arizona's "Show Me Your Papers Before You Go Potty" bill.Read More


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Thoughts on the Boy Protesting Outside an LGBT Affirming Church

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | April 03, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Don't get me wrong, I was outraged by the video, as I imagine most people would be. That said, I believe that compassion requires us to look past the animus his words inspire. Read More