May 17, 2011

Evolutionary Psychologist: Black Women Are Uglier than White Women

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

The most angry responses I get to my posts here on The Bilerico Project come from when I disagree with someone with a big degree, a few letters after his/her name, and who writes using some numbers and math. Usually...Read More

MTV: Are You Kidding Me?

Filed by Sara Whitman | May 17, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Classes ended on the 6th and I took off for Downeast Maine. It was beautiful, not that cold, and very restful. While I was gone, young son Ben was busy. He applied to be on an MTV show about kids...Read More

I Found Freedom in Prison (No, I Don't Mean Jesus)

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 17, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Steve Mason is a 26-year-old California state inmate, librarian, and gay liberation activist who will be released in early 2015. When he is not engaged in pink politics he can be found reading Stephen King books, drawing, listening...Read More

The Magazine for Playful (Misogynistic!) Men

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | May 17, 2011 | 4:30 PM | comments

Not that I have anything against bondage (ahem, ahem) but check out this magazine cover that's after the jump. You know, every time I hear a politician talking about returning to "traditional family values," images like this 1950s men's magazine...Read More

Bullying Linked to Increased Suicide Risk, HIV Infection

Filed by D Gregory Smith | May 17, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

A new study in The Journal Of School Health gives another reason to protect school-age LGBT's from bullying and threats of violence. This is the first study to examine school victimization in adolescence in relation to physical and mental health...Read More

Schwarzenegger Fathered Child With Employee

Filed by Bil Browning | May 17, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Now the real reason why Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger have separated has hit the news. While the Arnold has said he hopes to reconcile soon, apparently his wife is telling friends the opposite and here's why: Former California Gov....Read More

Lesbian Outed at School for Holding Hands with Girlfriend

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Two lesbian students in Pompano Beach, Florida, were told repeatedly by the principal that they weren't allowed to hold hands on campus, something that they kept on doing because they saw that straight students were allowed to hold hands. At...Read More

Harvard LGBTQ Policy Journal on Trans Identification

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 17, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Harvard University's LGBTQ Policy Journal at the Kennedy School of Government recently published an article by Harper Jean Tobin, Fair and Accurate Identification for Transgender People. Ms. Tobin, a lawyer who works for the National Center for Transgender Equality as...Read More

Gay LAPD Sergeant Sues City for Job Discrimination

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 17, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

When I interviewed incoming LAPD Chief Charlie Beck for Frontiers In LA in November 2009, one of the first concerns, given Beck's 32-year career with the LAPD, was about whether he belonged to antigay Deputy Chief Mark Kroeker's "God Squad"...Read More

On Sunday Drinking, Or, Has Satan Been Rendered Irrelevant?

Filed by Don Davis | May 17, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

I know better than to go drinking on Sundays, but it's just been one of those weeks, and I figured I'd grab a few beers, no big deal, and then head home and get some real work done. Of course,...Read More

McDonalds Attackers Indicted on Hate Crimes Charges

Filed by Bil Browning | May 17, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

Teonna Brown, one of the two women seen attacking a transgender woman in a Baltimore McDonalds, will be facing serious legal charges after a grand jury indictment Monday. Equality Maryland sent over a statement shortly after the grand jury's decision...Read More

Wisconsin Governor Wants to Stop Defending Gay Rights

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

Gov. Scott Walker, the conservative ideologue Wisconsin somehow elected to its highest office, has asked the court if his office could stop defending Wisconsin's domestic partnership registry, which gives same-sex couples the opportunity to register for some of the rights...Read More


Chaz Bono Wants to Marry

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I would say within a year, definitely. Not to make excuses, but we went through a lot. I transitioned. She went to grad school. Then, you know, we were making the film. And I wrote the book. It was a...Read More

Don Lemon Discusses Book

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 17, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Don Lemon's first interview since he came out....Read More