October 8, 2011


'We Were Here': How AIDS Changed San Francisco

Filed by Toshio Meronek | October 08, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

We Were Here revolves around the stories of five people who lived in San Francisco during the first-wave AIDS epidemic. For them and many other people, few friends from that time are alive today.Read More


A Conservative Ruling: Australia High Court On Trans Identity

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 08, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Australian High Court rules on what makes the man (or woman).Read More


Gay in Mexico: A Cautious Quinceañera

Filed by Father Tony | October 08, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Mexico is experiencing a "queer boom," but the reality is that this is the beginning - not the end - of the road to LGBT equality. In a recent panel focused on a book about gay Mexico, Mexico spelled with a J, more light was shed on gay Mexican history.Read More


The Great Impersonators: New YouTube Video

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | October 08, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

New in my erotic history collection on YouTube is The Great Impersonators: Vintage Drag Divas, a compilation video of vintage images of famous female impersonators from the 1890s to the 1970s.Read More


Media Relies on Tony Perkins for 'Conservative' Viewpoint

Filed by Adam Polaski | October 08, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

The mainstream media is continuing to treat ultra conservatives as representatives for conservative perspectives, an important element of right-washing in TV news. Tony Perkins from the Family Research Council has been popping up all over the news. Read More

Declaration from Occupy Wall Street

Filed by Jerame Davis | October 08, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

It's a pretty detailed and damning list of grievances and a simple demand. What do you think?...Read More