August 21, 2011

Comment of the Week

Comment of the Week: Luminum on Glee, The Movie

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 21, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

So what if they left us out of the movie. They love us, don't they? Don't they?Read More

Ugandan 'Kill the Gays' Bill Is Back

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 21, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

The Ugandan parliament is set to pass the Anti-Homosexuality Bill, under the sponsorship of MP David Bahati. While inisting that the bill will not be heard until November 2011, sources in Uganda say that the bill could pass within two weeks.Read More


31 Days: Alcatraz & Chocolate

Filed by Bil Browning | August 21, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

Our first day in San Francisco was reserved for sightseeing. Excited, I asked my Twitter followers for suggestions on where to go. Reader and activist Meghan Stabler answered, said she was in town too, and asked if we'd like a personal tour guide.Read More


WM3 Free

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 21, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Damien Echols, Jessie Misskelley, Jr. and Jason Baldwin, collectively known as the West Memphis Three, have been in prison since 1993 for the murders of three 8-year-old boys. On August 19, 2011, they have been freed.Read More

Pandora's Box

Hoping for Change Through Restatement

Filed by Antoine Craigwell | August 21, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Since the U.S. government's acknowledgement of the HIV epidemic, the Department of Health has become a lactating cow and the CDC the perpetually filled udder, with a multitude of agencies, organizations and individuals sucking voraciously at its teats.Read More


Drawing the Line: LGBT Rights & Religious Freedom at Work

Filed by Rev. Emily C. Heath | August 21, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

This is where the question of religious freedom intersects with workplace expectations. Where do we draw the line? Do we do it with a teacher who expresses his religious views outside of the classroom? That's where things get tricky.Read More


Teen Settles Abuse Suit Against Philly

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 21, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I am happy that the case is settled. I hope that these changes will ensure that no other young transgender person experiences the physical and emotional abuse that I experienced at the Youth Study Center." L.P., a now-18-year-old transgender woman...Read More

Andy Roddick: Sexy & Scary

Filed by Bil Browning | August 21, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lacoste Challenge: Re/fresh (Directors Cut) from Rob Chiu on Vimeo. Andy Roddick dripping wet and shirtless? Hot. That slow motion stare at the camera? Yeah. Not so much. (Hat tip to AfterElton)...Read More