December 13, 2009


What's the plan? Answers to your questions

Filed by Jerame Davis | December 13, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

In a comment thread on Becky Juro's post about the Ron Gold controversy, a commenter asked me some very important questions. And since so many others have asked similar questions, I thought I'd put my responses into a blog post...Read More

But, where's my penis?

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 13, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Not Aiden is a gay man of trans* experience who prefers to remain anonymous because he's tired of being everyone's token tranny. He enjoys photography, yelling at Project Runway contestants, and the eternal search for a good gay...Read More

From Milk to Parker, Beyond Gay

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 13, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

Editors' note: Meghan Stabler is a nationally recognized spokesperson and activist for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and most importantly Transgender community. Meghan's leadership style and advocacy for LGBT equality is reflected in her positions as a member of AETNA Healthcare...Read More

The Delusion of Transphobic Labeling

Filed by Keri Renault | December 13, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

There may have been a place of respect for Ron Gold in the LBGTQ community once upon a time long ago, but that place is now far, far away. Mr. Gold's days as a gay leader are done, long gone...Read More

Husband of openly gay Illinois Senate candidate's rival makes a scene at Jim Madigan fundraiser.

Filed by Phil Reese | December 13, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

What on earth was Heather Steans' husband Leo Smith doing at the Jim Madigan community fundraiser Thursday night (even though he didn't pay to get in)? It certainly wasn't a diplomatic outreach mission. The prominent donor to shamed former Governor...Read More

Transphobia in the Gay Community, Part II

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 13, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

When Christine Jorgensen made headlines in 1951, she was viewed as a homosexual by all, including her doctors. She understood her identity very differently. Today, in our LGBT world, the difference may seem abstract, particularly to younger people born in...Read More

Ten Simple Rules for Talking Trans

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | December 13, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Recently, once again, Bilerico had a post that incited the trans community. That's actually pretty easy to do. Well, the incite the trans community part. As one of the "official angry trannies" of the interwebs, I'm going to give a...Read More