June 19, 2011


COW: Becky Juro on GLAAD Prez's Resignation

Filed by Bil Browning | June 19, 2011 | 7:15 PM | comments

Contributor Rebecca Juro thinks that GLAAD needs to start getting their hands dirty, but I argue they group had started going in a good direction under Jarrett Barrios' leadership. What do you think?Read More


Texas Gov Rick Perry's Ties to 'Hate-Monger' Bryan Fischer

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 19, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

The LGBT community should keep their eye on Texas Governor Rick Perry. While he's being touted as a potential GOP presidential candidate, Rachel Maddow examined his ties to hate-monger Bryan Fischer of the AFA.Read More


Larry Kramer's Tony Awards Blessing

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | June 19, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Many of us owe our very lives to the awareness Larry Kramer fostered, the movement he started, the fear he instilled. AIDS and our community's response to it pushed the gay rights movement into warp speed.Read More


Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism Protest at LGBT Film Fest

Filed by Toshio Meronek | June 19, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

The world's biggest LGBT film festival accepted funds from the Israeli Consulate, and Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism was on hand to protest outside of the Castro Theater.Read More

OutServe Prepares for a Post-DADT Military

Filed by Adam Polaski | June 19, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

OutServe, the network for LGBT active duty military service members, has expanded rapidly, and in October they'll host the first OutServe Armed Forces Leadership Summit. Co-director JD Smith speaks here about preparing for a post-DADT military.Read More


What To Do When The President Is Just Not That Into You

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 19, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

What to do when you're waiting by the phone but he won't call you back. Read More


Social Media: Helping Us Win the Fight for Marriage in NY

Filed by Leone Kraus | June 19, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

As close as we are to winning marriage equality in New York, we're not there quite yet. There's still work to do and voices that senators need to hear from, which is why I love the power of social media.Read More