June 28, 2011

'Natural Marriage' and Monkeys

Filed by Bil Browning | June 28, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

This short spot from Second City has more truth to it than most rightwing nutjob talking heads or the newscasters who let them spew their crap without challenge.Read More


NY's Marriage Equality Republicans May Face Backlash

Filed by Adam Polaski | June 28, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Since the vote on marriage equality in New York, the Republicans who voted in favor have faced opposition from conservatives, who have said they would pull funding from the senators and seek to unseat them during reelection campaigns.Read More


It's Walmart's World, Pt. 2

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 28, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

The Supreme Court's Dukes vs. Walmart, raising the bar for plaintiffs in class action suits, means workers who already have it bad in this economy probably won't have it any better and won't be able to do much about it.Read More


Diving In

Filed by Sara Whitman | June 28, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

When you go in the ocean in Maine, you have a certain expectation: you expect to have a heart attack. It's how I've been feeling about my whole life lately and I'm not sure how much more I can take.Read More

Transgender Community Win At The VA

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 28, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

The Veterans Health Administration has released the much anticipated directive toward transgender and intersex veterans. Read More


New Pixar Movie: Brave

Filed by Bil Browning | June 28, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Pixar's newest animated adventure, Brave, hits movie theaters in 2012. This one features a red headed Scottish girl and a bear. Or something like that.Read More


Brands Popular with LGBT Owned by Pro-Equality Companies

Filed by Adam Polaski | June 28, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

It's heartening to see that the positive perception of brands in the community largely corresponds with companies with strong records on LGBT equality, according to Human Rights Campaign records. Read More

Scarlet Betch Episode 51: Green Lanterns and Guests!

Filed by Jason Tseng | June 28, 2011 | 11:45 AM | comments

We're back with a special surprise! We welcome special guest commentator and Wikipedia afficionado Sarah! We say hello to all our new friends at Gay-nerds.com and reviw the latest summer superhero film, Green Lantern (AKA that movie with Ryan Reynolds' abs). Read More


Blame Straight People

Filed by Bil Browning | June 28, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

From former Bilerico-Indiana contributor Zac Hart's Facebook wall comes this sign from the streets of Indianapolis. Oh, how the times are changing...Read More


Hate Crime Against MN Trans Woman Lands Her In Jail On Murder Charges

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 28, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Chrishaun McDonald was accosted by a group; her attacker wound up dead. She's in solitary.Read More


We Have Fangs? What About Horns?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 28, 2011 | 9:15 AM | comments

"For taking a principled, religiously-rooted stand for the institution that undergirds all of human civilization, Diaz has become the latest in a long, sad string of victims of the true hatemongers in America, homosexuals activists. Their hate crime against him...Read More

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Christianists, the Bible and Tyranny of the Majority

Filed by Michael Hamar | June 28, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

The arguments against marriage equality are disingenuous and brazenly ignore the U.S. Constitution's protections afforded to minorities. Read More


71 AT&T-Funded Democrats Endorse Merger

Filed by Adam Polaski | June 28, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

76 Democratic members of Congress submitted a letter to the FCC and Department of Justice yesterday endorsing the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, the focus of the Gay T&T debacle. 70 received substantial campaign support from AT&T. Read More

An Animated Look at NY Marriage Equality

Filed by Ed Team | June 28, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

NMA World Edition has a new video out that takes a look at the marriage equality debate in New York. The animated emotion, failed elephant wrangling, and fire-breathing lesbian activists make us smile at Bilerico....Read More