November 29, 2008

Leftover Turkey Roundup

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 29, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

While you are lounging around the house in a tryptophan stupor, check out these posts that are guaranteed to make your heart beat a little faster. Monday MILK: A Sneak Peek and a Few Historical Reflections - Nancy Polikoff Standing...Read More

"Children Do Better..." With White Parents?

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 29, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

In the wake of the news that Florida’s gay adoption ban was ruled unconstitutional, I made this observation about the right and adoption. I can tell you, though, after marriage the right will come after our families next. What some...Read More

NY Gays Jilted at the Altar by Democrats?

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 29, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Despite raking in big time campaign contributions from LGBT people across the U.S., Democrats in the New York State Senate may be backing away from their pledge to bring a marriage bill to a vote. After a pledge from New...Read More

From Mangos with Chili: "Mangos Shout Out for Help: La Migra Wants $3,000 from us"

Filed by Gina de Vries | November 29, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Mangos with Chili is a brilliant and beautiful touring cabaret of queer and trans people of color artists, writers, performers, dancers, radicals, rabble-rousers, perverts, sluts, and sweethearts. A few of my most beloved friends and favorite performers have done the...Read More

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Employees Show Their Love For The GLBT Community

Filed by Mercedes Allen | November 29, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Well. I have a feeling that I should post this here, because now that the original link is out in the blogosphere and the backlash is happening, I expect the original thread to be deleted soon. After all, it is...Read More

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What I'm Thankful For: Harvey Milk

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 29, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Travis Ballie is a student activist at American University. He is a D.C. resident inspired by the Prop 8 protests and hoping to contribute to the"DC For Marriage" coalition. This man was the queer movement's Barack...Read More

Does the LGBT Movement Need to "Get Real?"

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 29, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

There is a moment in every Dr. Phil show were he tells the guests of the day that they need to "get real" and stop the behaviours that are causing them pain and emotional distress.I think it is high time...Read More


Roger Ebert hearts Milk but not Utah

Filed by Ed Team | November 29, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"In 1977, Harvey Milk became the first openly gay man elected to public office in the United States. Yes, but I have become so weary of the phrase 'openly gay.' I am openly heterosexual, but this is the first time...Read More


Filed by Sara Whitman | November 29, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This gives me goosebumps. We will work on hope....Read More