July 6, 2011


Daniel Radcliffe Comes Out About His Sobriety

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 06, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

In a story in Monday's USA Today, Harry Potter and How to Succeed in Business star Daniel Radcliffe comes out about his addiction to alcohol.Read More


Golinski v. OPM: How Does It Affect Gender Identity Discrimination?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 06, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

The government's position is that the same legal standard should apply to gender identity classifications and sexual orientation classifications.Read More


Manchester Pride Shameless About Turning 21

Filed by Ed Kennedy | July 06, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

What happens if you mash up Queer As Folk, Shameless, and a hunky rugby player? Why glitter everywhere, of course!Read More


Still Looking To get Your Pride On?

Filed by Don Davis | July 06, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Pride month is already fading into the rear view mirror, but what if there was another pride festival coming up in a remote and exotic part of the world and, for once, it really did include the "T?"Read More


'Two Spirits' Wins PBS Audience Award

Filed by Cathy Renna | July 06, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

PBS-Independent Lens announced yesterday that Two Sprits has received the Audience Award as the highest-rated film of the 2010-11 season by online voting and other measures of audience support.Read More


When I Was Eight Years Old, I Fell in Love with Eleanor Roosevelt

Filed by D Gregory Smith | July 06, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Patricia Nell Warren presented a program at the Autry National Center last week and she delighted the audience with her stories. Luckily, it was videotaped, so you have the opportunity to watch her in action!Read More


A Porn Star, Pop Star & TV Star Walk Into a Film Fest

Filed by Ed Kennedy | July 06, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The film festival darling "Judas Kiss" brings an unlikely combination of performers to an unique story about second chances.Read More


Death By Dildo?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 06, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

The German Green Party is demanding that the country's government protect consumer health. No, it's not air pollution or nuclear waste they're concerned about; it's the amount of toxic plastics found in most sex toys.Read More

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The Bizarre Moral Universe of the Haters at NOM

Filed by Michael Hamar | July 06, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

The photo of Brian Brown, from the National Organization for Marriage, crying after the New York marriage equality bill passed, reflects on the bizarre morality of his organization.Read More


Obama Appoints Gays to Prestigious Advisory Boards

Filed by Bil Browning | July 06, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Two prominent members of the LGBT community were appointed to advisory boards by President Obama yesterday. OutServe co-founder Sue Fulton and author Tom Healy will become the latest openly gay members tapped to serve their country.Read More


Born This Way?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 06, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Is Lady Gaga's ode to immutability less helpful to gay rights than Guiliani in drag?Read More


The Importance of Black Male Mental Health

Filed by Anthony Carter | July 06, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Recently, I read about gay male mental health. There's been some back-and-forth discussion as to whether this was a black problem, a male problem, or a gay phenomenon. It is a problem that doesn't discriminate.Read More


Gaga and the Gays, Again

Filed by Ed Team | July 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

"To say that I would use the gay community to sell records is probably one of the most ridiculous statements anyone can make about me as a person. I would say the top thing I think about every single day...Read More

India's PM: 'Homosexuality Is a Disease'

Filed by Bil Browning | July 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

It's not the just Pakistanis making degrading comments about gays and lesbians. At the same time as the protests in Pakistan, India's Prime Minister was busy being gay was an "unnatural" and "fast spreading" disease. At least they can...Read More