June 14, 2007

More homeless shelter discrimination

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 14, 2007 | 8:29 PM | comments

John Garon, a Colorado homeless man, says that he was kicked out of a homeless shelter because of he's gay. From the Coloradoan:"[Shelter director Rev. Richard Thebo] said 'I don't allow homosexuals to use these facilities,' " Garon said. "I...Read More

Massachusetts Constitutional Convention today

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 14, 2007 | 7:45 PM | comments

The State of Massachusetts is having their convention today to decide whether or not to put the anti marriage amendment on the ballot, which would make it both the first state to legally recognize same-sex marriages and the first state...Read More

Sperm party!!!

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 14, 2007 | 4:10 PM | comments

Puerto Rico is a colorful island filled with vibrant personalities, including their fundies. The above picture is from an anti-gay, anti-choice demonstration, where some of the ralliers thought it would be moving to dress up their kids as rainbow sperm...Read More

What a respectable thing to do

Filed by Bil Browning | June 14, 2007 | 12:36 PM | comments

Remember Jerame's post from March about Nadine Smith, Equality Florida's executive director? She was arrested during the public testimony on whether the city of Largo, Florida should fire their city manager for coming out as transgender. Susan Stanton lost her...Read More

Dear Condi...

Filed by Bil Browning | June 14, 2007 | 11:01 AM | comments

Representatives Tammy Baldwin and Barney Frank recently wrote to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to ask her to step in and investigate the killings of gay Iraqis. In a press release sent to bilerico.com, the two Congress members urge the...Read More

Reader gender and sexuality

Filed by Bil Browning | June 14, 2007 | 10:34 AM | comments

Don't forget that we're currently running two polls on bilerico readers' gender and sexuality... Please take the time to answer both questions - it'll only take a few seconds of your time. The poll will close at midnight on Sunday...Read More

Reality Rewind and Suspension Update!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 14, 2007 | 9:14 AM | comments

Hey everyone! My account got unsuspended! Dick Clark Productions lifted their claim. They got a lot of letters!! Here are two videos- first one is REALITY REWIND covering some of my favorite shows! The second is me at home...Read More

How sunflowers helped me deal with the healthcare system.

Filed by Storm Bear | June 14, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

click to enlarge Years ago in 1993, I was in a car accident that put me out of work for about 5 years (God bless my wife for pulling BOTH of us through that). Above and beyond being angry...Read More


Coffee & Toast with Colin Powell

Filed by Ed Team | June 14, 2007 | 6:46 AM | comments

"My own judgment is that gays and lesbians should be allowed to have maximum access to all aspects of society. In the State Department, we had a very open policy, we had gay ambassadors. I swore in gay ambassadors with...Read More