November 14, 2008

Tracy Chapman winners!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Congratulations to our facebook group contest winners! They've all won a free copy of Tracy Chapman's new CD, Our Bright Future, courtesy of Bilerico Project and Elektra Records! Mary Johnson (Mobile, AL) Erik Deckers (Indianapolis, IN) Elizabeth Bradfield (San Francisco,...Read More

Queer music Friday - Ariel Aparicio album review

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 14, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

"All These Brilliant Things" Ariel Aparicio Bully Records, 2007 This review is going to be short, because this album was sent to me about three weeks ago and I still don't have much to say about it. I waited each...Read More

What Would Harvey Milk Do?

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 14, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

In this time of incredible passion, anger and energy in the LGBT community, these words by Harvey Milk could not ring more true. iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More

Florida's Amendment 2: Standing up for the Gay Community

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 14, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Joe Dellosa is a University of Florida junior majoring in advertising. He's also the president of Human Decency Now, a student organization at UF that works for gay rights. Their website is at I wanted to make...Read More

Hot Plate

Filed by Eric Leven | November 14, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Whew! Ok- let's just healthily skirt the protesting for a moment and get back to some basics: Can we just talk about the new bear meat on this season of Top Chef? Just so you know his name is Richard...Read More

Joe Biden's Happy Space

Filed by Storm Bear | November 14, 2008 | 2:10 PM | comments

click to enlarge For the past several years, Neil Young's resistance anthem, Rockin' In the Free World has become the music that I have tended to rage to. Whenever my wife and I would pass by anti-war protesters in...Read More

Protests not Convenient? Deal with it.

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 14, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

I have been amazed at the online and grassroots explosion that the National Day of Protest has spawned. It started with one small blog then took on a life of its own, with hundreds of cities around the country now...Read More

Should We March On Churches?

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 14, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

Wednesday, 10,000 people marched and rallied against the Mormon church in New York City angry about the loss on Prop. 8. I think it's a mistake. When we start making villains out of other people, we are no better. When...Read More

Boys in the Band winners

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Here's the winners of this week's movie contest. Five lucky winners were picked at random to get a copy of Boys in the Band courtesy of Paramount Pictures. The winners are: Mike Janarch NancyP Rodney Hoffman Marc Ervin Gainer I've...Read More

Prop 8 - Who's Next?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 14, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

You remember the famous quote by Nazi martyr Pastor Martin Niemoeller about the Holocaust - how they came for all these other people - but he didn't speak up - and then they came for him? Something like that is...Read More

Thousand Youth March

Filed by Anthony Niedwiecki | November 14, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

It seems it will be a weekend of Marches and Protests in Florida. First we have over 13 cities involved in the National Day of Protest all around Florida, and now we have the Thousand Youth March for Humanity on...Read More

Gay vs. Black... no thanks

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 14, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Bill O'Reilly's taken on the "Blacks destroyed same-sex marriage" meme, and he's asking for a minority war. iPhone users: Click to watch I wonder why he'd want a minority war?...Read More


Why Billy Graham never joined the Moral Majority

Filed by Ed Team | November 14, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I'm for morality, but morality goes beyond sex to human freedom and social justice." -- Billy Graham, on why he never joined the religious right's "Moral Majority" (Hat tip to Mikerzz)...Read More

Dan Savage kicks Tony Perkins' ass

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch And Dan kicks Tony's ass repeatedly too. Sometimes Dan may get it wrong, but he makes one helluva advocate on our behalf....Read More

I'll give you 5 reasons to stay here

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

This week we're giving away 5 copies of Tracy Chapman's new CD, Our Bright Future courtesy of Elektra Records. To win, just join our Facebook group! We'll pick 5 lucky winners from our group members at noon EST on Friday,...Read More