September 8, 2008


Make room, make room! Move down, move down!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 08, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Today I have the distinct pleasure of introducing two new contributors to Bilerico Project. They'll bring distinct perspectives on the queer community and I'm glad to have them both joining us here. Tobi Hill-Meyer is your average multiracial, pansexual, transracially...Read More

Trans-friendliness in the workplace: The 2009 Corporate Equality Index

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 08, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Dr. Jillian T. Weiss is an Associate Professor of Law and Society at Ramapo College and is the author of Transgender Workplace Diversity, a resource for HR professionals on how to support transgender employees. She blogs regularly about...Read More

MTV's Video Music Award WrapUp

Filed by Abigail Hannon | September 08, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Abigail reviews MTV's Video Music Awards. Head here to see more!...Read More

We get it. Dennie Oxley loves Jesus.

Filed by Bil Browning | September 08, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

While I'd like to point to this video of Governor Mitch Daniels addressing "faith leaders" from around the state and say he's pandering to the religious vote, but... iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More

RNC terror: "a practice run in implementing martial law"

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | September 08, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Unfortunately, at this point I've become accustomed to hearing about the escalating level of police brutality against protesters. But I'm still shocked about the scope of police and "law enforcement" violence at the RNC. It's stunning to watch potential Blackwater...Read More

Palin Speaks With Press

Filed by Storm Bear | September 08, 2008 | 3:45 PM | comments

click to enlarge To quote the Kwisatz Haderach, "Fear Is The Mind-Killer." And I must admit, I fear a McCain/Palin administration and admittedly, I fear a Palin administration even more. If McCain is a maverick, Palin is pure chaos....Read More

Man prosecuted for HIV non-disclosure

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Another poz man was prosecuted for non-disclosure (name redacted because there's nothing productive in parading the names and mugshots of people prosecuted for sex crimes around for everyone to see): A gay, 23-year-old man received a suspended 45-day jail sentence,...Read More

What Governor Palin Needs to Know About 'Love'

Filed by Steve Ralls | September 08, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (pictured) has made history as the first mother to be on the Republican presidential ticket, and she has the potential to bring a new perspective on issues that impact America's children to Washington and the White...Read More

Hillary, Sarah, and Feminism?

Filed by Bruce Parker | September 08, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

In the first class of the advanced seminar in Feminist Theories that I am taking this term, the Professor asked students in the course to introduce themselves by offering their definition of feminism. I was amazed as the eleven people...Read More

Joe Biden on Fire

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 08, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

After a week of the kind of cynicism, vitriol and we saw at the Republican Convention, this clip from Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Joe Biden must be seen to be believed. iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More

With a Whimper, Not a Bang

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | September 08, 2008 | 11:16 AM | comments

I think it's a bit too early to declare the Patriot's dynasty dead, but it's at least badly injured. Belichik will fill the football world in on Brady's status at 3:00 PM EST in what I imagine will be as...Read More

Riverton, Wyoming, was a small town

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 08, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Lots of gay moments at the Republican convention. Check out what The Daily Show found....Read More

An Open Letter To Joe Solmonese

Filed by Rebecca Juro | September 08, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Dear Joe, I've heard you might be posting on the Bilerico Project again, so I'm writing this in the hopes that you'll read it and respond. First and foremost, before you read any further, let me say this: I'm not...Read More

Southeast Regional Gay Men's Health Summit to be held in Fort Lauderdale

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | September 08, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

While all eyes were on Denver in recent weeks, nearby Boulder was approaching the tenth anniversary of another historic convention: the first National Gay Men's Health Summit. In 1999, hundreds of gay men gathered in Colorado for workshops and community-building...Read More


Obama had one. McCain had two.

Filed by Ed Team | September 08, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Obama had one. McCain had two. Let me be your crazy reverend!" -- Sign erected by Pastor Marc Royer of Crossroads Community Church in Goshen, Indiana (Hat tip to Ray Pawulich)...Read More

Trailer for New Harvey Milk Film

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 08, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Here is the trailer for the new film Milk about the life of LGBT hero Harvey Milk. Harvey was the first openly gay man elected to office in the U.S. when he was elected to...Read More