April 10, 2008

Wal-Mart Should Watch Who They Fire

Filed by Sara Whitman | April 10, 2008 | 8:50 PM | comments

Oh, Wal-Mart. Will you never learn? After twenty years of hiring a small video company to video tape executive meetings and so forth, they fired Flagler Productions. Without notice. Just like Wal-Mart, isn't it? But this time, according to Pride...Read More

An Open Letter to Gary Welsh of Advance Indiana

Filed by Bil Browning | April 10, 2008 | 7:10 PM | comments

Dear Gary, Thank you for sending me the e-mail below. I wish I could say it's always good to hear from you. I've decided to post my reply to the blog since we've had problems before with your version of...Read More

HRC Calls Police To Stop Houston Dinner Protest

Filed by Monica Roberts | April 10, 2008 | 4:07 PM | comments

As I noted in a TransGriot blog post, it's my Houston homeboys' and homegirls' turn to protest an HRC dinner. The HRC Dinner is being held at the convention center hotel across the street from the George R. Brown Convention...Read More

Condi Says She Doesn't Do Veep

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | April 10, 2008 | 3:52 PM | comments

Forget what you've heard, Condi says she won't do Veep. Sure, she'll do anal. And we all know she's into the S&M (fuck me boots, anyone?), but she's not about to get it on with John McCain, no matter how...Read More

Comments and responses to Absolut ads

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 10, 2008 | 3:40 PM | comments

Every now and then I post and the comments are so good I just want to put them up and continue the dialog. My entry yesterday how large corporations, specifically Absolut, try to get free advertising on weblogs by going...Read More

Fort Lauderdale rolls out the rainbow carpet for the U.K.

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 10, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau is launching a pink campaign into the British market aimed at bringing in gay travelers. This PR launch comes in conjunction with Zoom Airlines beginning a new direct route from London to...Read More

Obama Talks GLBT Issues with The Advocate

Filed by Michael Crawford | April 10, 2008 | 10:20 AM | comments

Democratic presidential frontrunner Barack Obama sat for a wide ranging interview with The Advocate in which he talks about repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell, his commitment to GLBT civil rights, and speaking about gay issues to non-gay audiences. The interview...Read More

Black History: Transition from Servitude

Filed by Storm Bear | April 10, 2008 | 10:06 AM | comments

click to enlarge The transformation from indentured servitude to racial slavery happened gradually. There were no laws regarding slavery early in Virginia's history. However, by 1640 the Virginia courts had sentenced at least one black servant to slavery. In...Read More

Finally! A Birth Control Method For Guys

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | April 10, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Well it's about damn time, ya'll! A new male birth control method to reduce semen output offers results comparable to a vasectomy and may dispel the belief that contraception is a woman's responsibility, researchers and experts suggest. University of Sydney...Read More


Barack Obama: Homotextual

Filed by Ed Team | April 10, 2008 | 9:45 AM | comments

"I guess my point would be that the fact that I'm raising issues accordant to the LGBT community in a general audience rather than just treating you like a special interest that is sort of off in its own little...Read More

The Almighty Dollar

Filed by Jim Neal | April 10, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Raising money is the dirty underbelly of our democracy. And that's why I do not take money from PACs or special interest groups. I do this in order to set an example because until we...Read More

This is what a Feminist looks like

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 10, 2008 | 5:56 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This is what a feminist looks like, from the Feminist Majority....Read More