January 29, 2010

Queer music Friday - Foxxjazell

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 29, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I first heard about Foxxjazzell on Monica Roberts's blog and, since I'm always looking to learn about LGBTQ musicians, I looked her up on YouTube and "Split Enz" was the first result that came up. It has an awesome electro-hip-hop...Read More

Abortion Dr. Killer (Roeder) Convicted

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | January 29, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Scott Roeder has been convicted of first degree murder after just 40 minutes of deliberation by a jury in KS. Roeder murdered Dr. Tiller in cold blood last year at Tiller's church because he provided late term abortions to women....Read More

Come create some change

Filed by Cathy Renna | January 29, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Do you like complex conversations? Do you enjoy talking about the intersections of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, class etc? Do you celebrate and thrive in a diverse, unapologetically queer setting? If so, keep reading. I've got the perfect weekend...Read More

Notre Dame Students Protest for Gay Rights (& How You Can Help)

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 29, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

The unrest and fall-out over the publication of a pro gay-bashing cartoon in the school newspaper continues at Notre Dame. On Wednesday, hundreds of students marched through the campus to deliver a letter to University President Father John Jenkins. The...Read More

Maggie Gallagher: Hate wins

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 29, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

The other day I posted about the terrible witnesses for the defense (homophobes) in the Prop 8 trial. They brought two experts - a professor and a conservative org president - who did not appear to be familiar with the...Read More

Movement on DADT repeal

Filed by Bil Browning | January 29, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

What a difference a mention in the State of the Union brings, eh? Since President Obama announced during the address that, "This year, I will work with Congress and our military to finally repeal the law that denies gay Americans...Read More

What the DC Agenda Story on ENDA Really Means

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | January 29, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

The word is out on the street in DC that ENDA is dead, according to Lou Chibbaro, the famed veteran gay reporter at the DC Agenda. The story quotes four anonymous sources from "mainline" LGBT political advocacy groups who say...Read More

"The Suicide of Friday Kahlo"

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 29, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

By Trek Thunder Kelly (via thedreamatists.wordpress.com)....Read More

iPad, Menses, and Sexism. Oh My!

Filed by Jason Tseng | January 29, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

I'll readily admit that I am an enthusiastic Apple acolyte-- however to be fair, I'm also equally enthusiastic and evangelical about all those nifty Google web applications. So, like the masses of gadget geeks across the nation, I waited with...Read More

Goldie Sachs

Filed by Kate Clinton | January 29, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

If corporations are people now, can they own guns? Oh. Blackwater. Riiight. I'm changing my name to Goldie Sachs now....Read More

ManCrush's Super Bowl ad

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 29, 2010 | 7:15 AM | comments

Well, these folks know how to get earned media. After the FOTF Super Bowl ad debate, this gay dating site announced they'd be trying to get their ad in....Read More


Jared Polis loves queer students

Filed by Ed Team | January 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Every day innocent students fall victim to relentless harassment and discrimination from teachers, staff, and fellow students based on their sexual orientation. These actions not only hurt our students and our schools but, left unchecked, can also lead to life-threatening...Read More