The Movement: December 2005

Lies, lies, lies...

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | December 12, 2005 | 3:23 PM | comments

A notorious antigay group took out a deceptive full-page ad in today's Indianapolis Star trying to mislead people so they'd call Lugar and Bayh demanding a vote to kill the hate crimes bill now before them. Fellow bilerico blogger and...Read More


Grief

Filed by Bruce Parker | December 10, 2005 | 3:22 PM | comments

"Life changes fast. Life changes in the instant You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends." The above lines open Joan Didion's exploration of the nature of grief, titled The Year of Magical Thinking. In this...Read More


Dykes on Bikes Wins

Filed by Edward Fox | December 09, 2005 | 2:40 PM | comments

Dykes on Bikes just announced that they won the right to trademark their name. One for the good gals. Lesbian motorcycle brigade to get 'Dykes on Bikes' trademark...Read More


Seeking my history... Seeking myself...

Filed by Bruce Parker | December 09, 2005 | 4:05 AM | comments

Social Studies curriculum in public school erase the existence of queer people. Some small progress has been made in represenatations of women and racial minorities, however we still just don't exist. The damage this does to kids who understand themselves...Read More


Proposition 622 Wants Your Body!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 02, 2005 | 12:08 AM | comments

Tell the Indianapolis City-County Council to support equality and fairness for all! On December 5, 2005 at 5:30pm, the Indianapolis City-County Council will hold a public committee hearing on Proposition 622 - the proposed update to the city's human rights...Read More


Gay Marriage Wins Again

Filed by Bil Browning | December 02, 2005 | 12:03 AM | comments

South Africa has become the newest country to allow gays and lesbians to marry their partners. South Africa's highest court ruled it is unconstitutional to prevent gay people from marrying. Parliament has a year to act on the ruling. JOHANNESBURG,...Read More