April 16, 2011

Weekly Reader: Kobe Bryant, HIV+ Organ Donation, & Childish Things

Filed by Bil Browning | April 16, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

While there was a lot of LGBT federal legislation introduced this week, sadly none of it looks to go very far. Great posts like these have more staying power. Sunday Her Own Payette Idaho Revisited Filed by: Mercedes Allen Provincetown...Read More

Man who Killed Professor Don Belton Convicted of Murder

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 16, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

In late December 2009 I posted about an Indiana University professor, Don Belton, who was killed by a Marine, Michael Griffin. The trial was this week and the jury returned a conviction of murder, which carries a 45 to 65...Read More

Federal Victory for LGBT Elders - Now, State Battles Begin

Filed by Michael Adams | April 16, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Our federal government has recently taken important steps to help ensure that the basic health needs of LGBT Americans are fairly met. It's a welcome development. But there is much more to do, especially for LGBT older people, so that...Read More

Study: Early HIV Treatment Could Sharply Cut Infection Rate

Filed by D Gregory Smith | April 16, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Science Daily reports a new study finds that starting antiretroviral treatment soon after HIV diagnosis could cut the rate of infection by almost 60 percent over five years. Recent evidence suggests that, in addition to benefiting the individual, HIV treatment...Read More

New HRBOR Scholarship Established to Benefit LGBT Students

Filed by Michael Hamar | April 16, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Coming out in mid-life is not an easy journey as long time readers of my personal blog know from my travails - not to mention two suicide attempts during some of the darkest hours. One of the wisest things I...Read More


Ambassador from Hell? Sounds Like a Great Rock Band Name

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 16, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This weekend Puerto Rico will receive a man who God rescued from hell. On the other hand, there is another one who wants to take people to hell! [Ricky Martin] is its ambassador." --Pastor Wanda Rolon of the megachurch First...Read More


Filed by Jake Weinraub | April 16, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bisexual from Class Project on Vimeo....Read More