February 12, 2010

Supermajority Rules: "Majority" Leader Harry Reid Is To Blame For Republicans Holding LGBT Issues Hostage

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | February 12, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

The Republicans have been bad. Very, very bad. And nowhere badder than in the United States Senate, where Republicans and their hypocrisy have brought governance to a complete and utter standstill. Especially anything on the LGBT agenda: ENDA, domestic partner...Read More

Queer music Friday - Socalled

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 12, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Socalled is a Montreal-based queer musician who mixes klezmer and rap to create... this. This is "The Good Old Days."...Read More

Greetings from Maryland: Pushing Snow & Equality

Filed by Keri Renault | February 12, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Two record setting sieges are over. Another delayed. So how come the forecast is bright? Maryland may have had its fill of snow, but its LGBT advocates can't wait to push an aggressive equality agenda to the General Assembly in...Read More

Compromise: Analysis Of The DSM-V Revisions, Part 1

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | February 12, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

A multi-part series on the finer points of the DSM-V proposed revisions to certain disorders and the clinical structure behind them. It is a mixed bag, this proposal for revision. Make no mistake, it is not fixed in stone (although...Read More

Freedom to Marry Day 2010

Filed by Davina Kotulski | February 12, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

On 12, 2001 I went down to the San Francisco City Hall and asked for a marriage license with my then bride, Molly McKay. Not surprisingly, we were turned away. We continued to go ever year to San Francisco City...Read More

What's the holdup in getting ENDA through the House?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

What's the hold up on ENDA? Why hasn't it been moved to a full vote in the House of Representatives? What language was being "tweaked?" Mara Keisling, the Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Advocacy, and I talked...Read More

Didi (Part 5)

Filed by Sean Martin | February 12, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

The things we do for love... Just something to consider this Valentine's Day. Click here for a larger version....Read More

Actually, "homosexual" probably isn't the new "faggot"

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 12, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Everyone's talking about this CBS poll, which shows that people are more amenable to gays than homosexuals: I saw the 57% number earlier this week and wondered if it was just an out-lier; polling I've been seeing for a while...Read More

"Valentine's Day" - A Day in the Life of (Hetero) Love

Filed by Jason Tseng | February 12, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

I consider my movie tastes pretty eclectic. And by eclectic, I mean a thinly veiled attempt at justifying my undying passion for sappy romantic comedies and teenage chick flicks. I watched Ever After on a loop for about two weeks,...Read More

Lawrence King Killed Two Years Ago: Looking Back and Lessons Learned

Filed by Waymon Hudson | February 12, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note: I commented on the effects of Lawrence King's murder on the one year anniversary of his death last year. I wanted to repost the bulk of it with more thoughts on this sad day, as well as a...Read More

CinErotic for the Hopelessly Queer Romantic

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | February 12, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

If you're still looking for a fun date idea for Valentine's Day (or a way to vanquish that pity-party you're having), and you're in the Atlanta, GA area, rejoice. The first CinErotic Fest is just what the love doctor ordered....Read More

Lesbian marries a total stranger in protest

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A Buffalo lesbian marries a stranger in protest of the same-sex marriage ban....Read More