August 5, 2007

Weekend Queer Reader

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 05, 2007 | 5:28 PM | comments

Rep. Tammy Baldwin answers questions about her endorsement of Hillary Clinton: Some people will say, "Well, she was first lady," but she clearly redefined the role and was actively involved in shaping policy. So she has that experience, combined with...Read More

President McKinney?

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 05, 2007 | 3:15 PM | comments

Former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney (D-GA), unfortunately now most frequently remembered for her scuffle with a Capitol police officer, is hinting that she may run for the presidency on the Green Party ticket in 2008. McKinney, who introduced articles of impeachment...Read More

Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: Eight Bullets

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 05, 2007 | 2:46 PM | comments

Uncontrollable rage. Like I said before, it seems to be a recurring theme in many of the stories. What interesting is that in some that rage doesn't seem to be triggered by much more than the mere existence of...Read More

Caught on Tape: Who's Blocking Gay Progress?

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 05, 2007 | 12:19 PM | comments

There has been much frustration in the LGBT community over the difficulty in passing LGBT civil rights legislation in Congress even with Democratic majorities in the House and Senate. That frustration is justified, but I think too often misdirected at...Read More


Homotextual: Harvey Firestein

Filed by Ed Team | August 05, 2007 | 7:36 AM | comments

"Is a gay play a play that has sex with other plays?" -- actor Harvey Fierstein...Read More

YGST: Girltrash Episode 7

Filed by Bil Browning | August 05, 2007 | 7:14 AM | comments

Don't miss Episode 7 of GirlTrash, the web short by Angela Robinson, the producer of The L Word. And for more exclusive goodies like a blog, merchandise and forum, head over to More

Why I Don't Do 'Bi'

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | August 05, 2007 | 1:50 AM | comments

It's been years, but suddenly this week the word "bisexual" is landing in my life a lot. First, I was invited via e-mail to moderate a panel of young lesbian writers at an upcoming book fair. I replied--to a person...Read More