March 20, 2011


Comment of the Week: Brad Bailey

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 20, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

In Yasmin Nair's excellent post The Gay Gene Will Not Protect You, the central thesis of which is that, Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" notwithstanding, biology shouldn't be the determinant of anyone's right to live, have health care, gain citizenship,...Read More

Six Dead Kids Who Needed More than Safety

Filed by Anthony Carter | March 20, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Whenever I have worked with young people the issue of safety is obsessively focused on. You can't touch them (unless it is in front of other people and even then it's frowned upon). You can't be too involved or concerned...Read More

Joe.My.God. Takes Home GLAAD Outstanding Blog Award

Filed by Leone Kraus | March 20, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

The blue carpet (don't ask) was filled with members of the press last night, including Joe Jervis from Joe.My.God and me, for the 22nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City. Joe and I were stationed right next to...Read More

Are You?

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 20, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: 15-year old guest blogger Naomi L. from Los Altos, California and is starting to look at colleges - with an eye towards an LGBTQ friendly campus! Naomi was a winner of the National Campaign to Restore Civil Rights...Read More

City Councillor Protests St. Patrick's Day March Gay Exclusion

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 20, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

It's hard to believe that gays are still excluded from the St. Patrick's Day march in Boston. It seems like a relic of another part of gay history, but apparently the folks organizing that march are still taking a stand...Read More

Undocumented, Unafraid, and Unapologetic

Filed by Jake Weinraub | March 20, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Kansas State Representative Virgil Peck is receiving some well-deserved backlash after an extremely offensive comment he made at a Kansas House debate this past Monday. During the meeting he stated: Looks like to me, if shooting these immigrating feral hogs...Read More

SameSexSunday: Trans Protections, DOMA, Iowa Caucuses and More

Filed by Joe Mirabella | March 20, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

What if any trans protections are advancing and where? Meghan Stabler gives us an important update and analysis of progress and set-backs. What is the significance of a DOMA repeal at this time and what is the likelihood we will...Read More


No American Ground Forces Will Be Used

Filed by Jake Weinraub | March 20, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I am deeply aware of the risks of any military action, no matter what limits we place on it. I want the American people to know that the use of force is not our first choice, and it's not a...Read More


Filed by Jake Weinraub | March 20, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Team Gina's hit single and first music video, "Butch/Femme"!!! Featuring Cindy Wonderful from Scream Club and directed by Gina Mainwal / SuperGFilms....Read More