March 8, 2009

The L Word: Last Words or Launch Pad?

Filed by Dana Rudolph | March 08, 2009 | 10:30 PM | comments

Tonight on Showtime's pre-game show before the grand finale of The L Word, actor Laurel Holloman ("Tina Kennard") said she would tell her children, "It will be a different world for them, and this [show] will be a little piece...Read More


Rea Carey spells Bilerico!

Filed by Father Tony | March 08, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

At the Winter Party media reception hosted by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force at the Van Dyke Cafe in Miami Beach last month, Executive Director Rea Carey (in blue) describes Bilerico to the lovely Nicole and Abigail, and...Read More

Quick Report-Back: Fusion Opening Night

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | March 08, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

I hope some of you L.A. readers are out at Fusion events today while I'm in my room reading make/shift submissions. Quickly, thought I'd post a little report-back from opening night of the festival: Turnout was fantastic (sold out!); path-crossing...Read More

IL: another murder suspect cites 'gay panic' defense

Filed by Pam Spaulding | March 08, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

In Bloomingdale, IL, suspect in a first-degree murder where the gay victim was beaten with an automobile shop tool until the assailant's arm was tired has confessed -- and is floating a gay panic defense. Timothy Bailey-Woodson, 23, is accused...Read More

Helping Families Saves Their Homes

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 08, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz represents Florida's 20th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives. The congresswoman wanted to share her thoughts on an issue that effects everyone, including the LGBT community- the housing crisis. Foreclosure rates...Read More

More post-Prop 8 blame game - but where do we go from here?

Filed by Pam Spaulding | March 08, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Fellow bloggers Michael Petrelis and Dan Savage have posts up blasting No on 8 for allegedly sitting on or failing to make use of a letter from then-prez candidate Barack Obama that outlined his support for federal recognition of same-sex...Read More

Speak: Radical Women of Color Media

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | March 08, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Happy International Women's Day! I just discovered (via brownfemipower) that the Speak CD is now available for purchase. It's a compilation of poetry, spoken word, and music featuring radical-women-of-color artist/activists from all over the U.S. -- and it's being sold...Read More


U.K. Prime Minister Condemns Prop 8

Filed by Ed Team | March 08, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This Proposition 8 in California, this attempt to undo good that has been done, this attempt to create divorces for 18,000 people who were perfectly legally brought together in partnerships. This is unacceptable and this shows why we have always...Read More