December 19, 2010


Comment of the Week: AndrewW

Filed by Bil Browning | December 19, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

On guest blogger Jonathon Edwards' moving open letter to Dan Choi, frequent pain-in-the-ass AndrewW left this absolutely disgusting and ableist comment. He questions whether or not Lt. Choi is faking his recent breakdown and using it as a publicity ploy,...Read More

Living at the intersection of yes and no

Filed by Gloria Nieto | December 19, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

On Saturday, December 18, the United States Senate voted to block the DREAM Act from moving further in its path to citizenship. It immediately followed with a historic vote to dump the horrid Don't Ask Don't Tell law. As a...Read More

No Homonationalism

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | December 19, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

In November, I spent several weeks in Sweden, Germany, and Austria presenting Makeshift Reclamation, a multimedia program showcasing grassroots feminist arts and activism. Traveling like this means immediately connecting with feminists/queers/radicals in every town you pass through, which is a...Read More

My Magical Culinary Tour of the US

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

I got back from a nearly month-long trip to the US last week, to New York, Indianapolis, Chicago, and DC, staying with my parents, Bil and Jerame, Yasmin Nair, and a few friends not into Bilerico at all (thanks, all!)...Read More

He's My Husband, Thank You Very Much

Filed by John M. Becker | December 19, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Referring to my spouse and me as anything other than husbands is a sign of deep disrespect that I can no longer tolerate.Read More

New Trinkets from the Against Equality Collective!

Filed by R Conrad | December 19, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

The sassy folks at the Against Equality collective are always looking for new ways to create time and space to have critical dialog about the direction the gay and lesbian movement is headed. This month we have released a new...Read More

Straight Shooting

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | December 19, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Not everyone is as war-crazy as the gays today, certainly not these American veterans: There was a black-out and a white-out Thursday and Friday as over a hundred US veterans opposed to US wars in Afghanistan and elsewhere around the...Read More

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#SSS DADT repeal passes; Log Cabin remains committed to Federal Case

Filed by Phil Reese | December 19, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

The SameSexSunday Skype chat room is in full celebration mode after the passage of the bill repealing "Don't Ask Don't Tell" in the Senate Saturday, December 18. Our special double round table episode starts out with a year-in-review and look...Read More


America stronger in every way

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Where does it rank? It ranks very high. I think people will see this [vote] as a celebration of our country. Passing this bill makes America stronger in every way, not just national security, but in our values. Frankly it's...Read More

Mother of gay teen killed by bullying takes to YouTube

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Wendy Walsh, mother of Seth, who committed suicide this year....Read More