September 29, 2010 stops shipping to the US

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 29, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

I got an email from a friend this morning who's a transsexual woman who depends on for her medication. This message appears on their site: Important Notice to United States Shoppers We regret to advise that this site is...Read More

This is what persecution looks like

Filed by Bil Browning | September 29, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

There's been quite a bit of chatter over this video today. Many sites are proclaiming that the villain is a closet case and that's why he's so obsessed with a younger gay man. While he certainly sets off the ole...Read More

DADT's Hectic September

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 29, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Leslie Robinson hails from New England, lives in Seattle and is shacked up with a Southerner. Check out more of Leslie's humor columns at Boy, there's been a lot of action around Don't Ask, Don't...Read More

Candidate runs on queer youth homeless shelter platform

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 29, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Imagine a candidate running this season in the US including this in her platform: A candidate for Toronto city council is asking for the community's support to help create the city's first homeless shelter for queer youth. "We know that...Read More

Nick Youngquest strips for the camera

Filed by Bil Browning | September 29, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Rugby star Nick Youngquest did a recent photoshoot with Joseph Blue that is well worth the ogle. Youngquest, known for being pro-gay, has decided to pursue a modeling career and if you think the outtake below is hot, wait until...Read More

I Am Not A Burned Down House

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 29, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

I am not a burned down house. Like millions of Americans, I have a “pre-existing condition.” But I am not a “burned down house”, as Mike Huckabee and those who applauded his recent statement seem, to think. When Republicans attack...Read More

Ontario court rules in favor of sex workers' rights

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 29, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Ontario's high court just overturned several of the country's laws criminalizing various acts of sex work, like working together and indoors ("keeping a bawdy house") and soliciting: In a 131-page ruling, Judge Susan Himel found national laws banning brothels, solicitation...Read More

Eddie Long accuser speaks out

Filed by Bil Browning | September 29, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Jamal Parris, one of the four men accusing homophobic minister Bishop Eddie Long of sexual coercion, spoke to FOX News about his painful past with the reverend. You can hear the pain in Parris' heart as he speaks. After the...Read More

Join The Impact Chicago and GetEqual Flashmob Targets Rep. Dan Lipinski of Illinois

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 29, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Yesterday, at 4pm, Join The Impact Chicago and GetEqual targeted Rep. Dan Lipinski of Illinois with a flashmob, calling on him to demand that Speaker Pelosi, whom he supported for her position, move a vote on ENDA, the Employment Non-Discrimination...Read More

"Dear IRS:" Taxation And Civil Disobedience

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | September 29, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

A gifted and intelligent friend of mine has reached the end of his patience with our government's pace at giving him the full rights he so richly deserves. He wrote this letter to the IRS several days ago. Internal Revenue...Read More


Put bluntly...

Filed by Bil Browning | September 29, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"If you're solely riding on being a voice at the table and remaining at the table, eventually you're going to have to show us results. I don't know how you're going to do that when we lose the House to...Read More

SF says it gets better

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

San Francisco adds a video to Dan Savage's "It gets better" project....Read More