October 27, 2011


Pat Robertson: The GOP's New Voice of Reason

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 27, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

What does it mean when a political party has become too extreme for Pat Robertson?Read More


What a Republican Controlled Senate Might Mean for Virginia

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 27, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Next month on November 8th the Virginia General Assembly is up for re-election and the eyes of political junkies and those who care about Virginia's future are focused on who will hold control of the Virginia Senate.Read More

On The Rebecca Juro Show: Stonewall Democrats Interim Exec Dir Jerame Davis

Filed by Rebecca Juro | October 27, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

You know him, you love him, tonight we've got Bilerico co-founder and National Stonewall Democrats Interim Executive Director Jerame Davis on the show. Read More


First Same-Sex Marriage in France to Happen in December

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 27, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

France does not perform same-sex marriages nor does it recognize same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions, but Liberation reports that a marriage between two women will be allowed in Brest as soon as one of the partners is legally recognized as a woman.Read More


UPDATED: Indianapolis Star Endorses Indy's Most Virulent Homophobe

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

While the Indianapolis Star endorsed out gay candidate Zach Adamson in his race for the Indy City-County Council yesterday, they took a completely different direction this morning. The newspaper endorsed Indianapolis' most virulently homophobic politician.Read More


Richard Noble: Historic Proclamation from Oglala Sioux Tribe

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 27, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

West Hollywood-based LGBT activist Richard Noble has been walking across America promoting the American Equality Bill. During a stop at the Wounded Knee battleground, the Oglala Sioux tribe presented him with a historic proclamation.Read More


To the Rest of the World, We Are the 1%

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | October 27, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Today someone mentions a potential camping area where everyone has been cleared out - oh, a perfect place for an occupation, right? Clear out the wrong people, bring in the right ones. We are the 99 percent! Read More


Ohio Gay Teen Beaten in Classroom

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

A 15-year-old teenager was severely beaten in his high school class room for being gay. The attack occurred at Union-Scioto High School in Chillicothe, Ohio, and was caught on camera.Read More


'Details,' Stop Telling Me What My Body Should Look Like

Filed by Adam Polaski | October 27, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Men have set the agenda for what people should look like. In addition to deciding how women's femininity "should" look, men have also been responsible for deciding how men's masculinity "should" look and policing those who step out of line. Read More


Keeping It Unnatural With Pat Buchanan

Filed by Leslie Robinson | October 27, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Pat Buchanan, currently flogging his new book, guested on NPR's "The Diane Rehm Show" yesterday. Go ahead and put yourself in a testy mood by reading part of the show's transcript.Read More

Mo'Nique on Marriage Equality

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2011 | 9:19 AM | comments

"We've all been given free will, so let's use our will to let others be free," says Mo'Nique in HRC's latest Americans for Marriage Equality video....Read More


Benjamin Franklin: Writer, Inventor, Statesman & Ally

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 27, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

It was in his role as ambassador to France that Benjamin Franklin became the nation's first gay-friendly ambassador, helping a known homosexual escape prosecution and become a pivotal figure in the American Revolution.Read More


Ron Paul: Heterosexuals Cause More Trouble

Filed by Ed Team | October 27, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

"Well, like I said, everybody has the same rights as everybody else, so homosexuals in the military isn't a problem. It's only if they're doing things they shouldn't be, if they're disruptive. But there's ... men and women getting into...Read More