November 26, 2010

Queer music Friday - Neangely

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I wish I could tell you all more about Neangely, but all I can find on them is that they're a techno duo from Ukraine. Here's "Otpusti":...Read More

Family Research Council Deserves No Apology

Filed by Michael Hamar | November 26, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

More crocodile tears and shrieks of victimhood are emanating from the deliberate and vicious liars at Family Research Council. Having followed FRC for over a decade, I can state first hand that the anti-gay tirades have always gone well beyond...Read More

An Attitude of Gratitude

Filed by Davina Kotulski | November 26, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

We still have such a long way to go before LGBTQ people are equal global citizens, but 'tis the season to count ones blessings and I want to recap how all love warriors can have an attitude of gratitude this...Read More

Cutting HIV services in the name of responsibility

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

As we've seen in the US, times are tough and we all have to make sacrifices to get through this recession. Finance-sector executives receiving record compensation may have to pay taxes at the already elite-friendly 1990 rates (if Congress can...Read More

Cary Toland: An Unsung Hero

Filed by Joe Mirabella | November 26, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

On Monday, the LGBT and Progressive communities lost a dear friend, Cary Toland. His dedication to the our community was an inspiration to me, and to those who knew and loved him. He was the kind of guy that made...Read More

Holiday Shopping: Creepy underwear ad

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Is it just me or is this D'uomo ad sending a completely different message than the one intended? At least he's not wearing a priest's collar with those striped trunks! I'm sure it's just cultural differences, but this creepy Brazilian...Read More

Arizona Mormon Temple Outreach for Suicide Prevention

Filed by Bobby Parker | November 26, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

Tonight from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m., volunteers will gather at the corner of Hobson and Main Street in Mesa, Arizona for an outreach to gay Mormons in our state. I'm one of the co-organizers of this suicide prevention outreach...Read More

The Rise of Victorian Feminism: 1905 photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 26, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

The title of this French photo is "La Triomphe de la Femme" ("triumph of woman"). Dig that Victorian bodysuit, symbolizing nudity while protecting a lady's modesty. She looks like she means business but his little smirk bothers me. Wish I...Read More

Look Homeward, Lesbian

Filed by Leslie Robinson | November 26, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

It was a North Carolina author, Thomas Wolfe, who wrote "You Can't Go Home Again." My partner Anne decided to ignore him and go home to North Carolina anyway. I decided to go along to help her clean out the...Read More

Canadian Government Halts Funding of GRS For Trans Inmates

Filed by Mercedes Allen | November 26, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

The Conservative government has ordered Correctional Services Canada to halt all medical coverage for gender reassignment surgery. The change took effect immediately, on Friday, November 19th. "The courts have ruled that CSC must provide essential medical services to inmates. However,...Read More


Scalia's still mad about Lawrence

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Under the guise of interpreting the Constitution and under the banner of a living Constitution, judges, especially those on the Supreme Court, now wield an enormous amount of political power because they don't just apply the rules that have been...Read More

Questions to never ask a gay guy

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's some Davey Wavey on questions to never ask a gay guy. I'm putting this up because we've had several "Questions to never ask a transgender person" posts over the years and this seems like a fun twist on...Read More