November 3, 2011


Your November Reminder

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

If you think we provide a valuable service to the community, drop a few dollars in the bucket please. Also - we've got other ways you can connect with Bilerico Project content. Check it out:Read More


The Radical Lives of Barbara Deming & David McReynolds

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | November 03, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Is prominent historian Martin Duberman's latest book up to his usual high standards? Read More

Lady Gaga's Plans for the Born This Way Foundation

Filed by Adam Polaski | November 03, 2011 | 4:30 PM | comments

Yesterday Lady Gaga announced the launch of The Born This Way Foundation, a new anti-bullying organization. But is another national organization focused on anti-bullying advocacy necessary? Read More


Just Drive the Damn Bus

Filed by Ed Team | November 03, 2011 | 3:39 PM | comments

"You bitches need to get off the bus... I can't stand fags." -- A Chicago Transit Authority bus driver to a male couple who were kicked off the bus for kissing....Read More

FL: Lesbians Denied Drivers Licenses

Filed by Ed Team | November 03, 2011 | 3:32 PM | comments

A married lesbian couple has been denied new drivers licenses with their new hyphenated last names. The state says the two have to provide more documentation than normal. (Hat tip to Jezebel)...Read More


Reflections on the Death of Equality Pioneer Aristide Laurent

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 03, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

I knew Aristide only through a listserv. I enjoyed reading his feisty reactions during spirited discussions. I want to acknowledge him as someone who was front and center even before I was aware of the fight for LGBT equality.Read More

Better than Jesus Pizza: Ball Face

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 03, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

In the world of sexual medicine, doctors may stumble across incredible anomalies. Such as this oddity from Canada. Facing cancer bravely, this testicle gave doctors something to marvel about.Read More

Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Bilerico Project's Bil Browning

Filed by Rebecca Juro | November 03, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Tonight on the Rebecca Juro Show, it's our fearless Bilerico Project publisher and co-founder Bil Browning.Read More


Maybe Satan Doesn't Make Gay Babies After All

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

After Daniel Avila, the US Catholic Bishops spokesperson, penned a column for the official publication of the Archdiocese of Boston saying that Satan makes babies gay, the blogosphere erupted in outrage. Now it appears the Archdiocese is walking back from the statement.Read More


Policing the 99% Part 1

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 03, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

From using pepper spray to lobbing flash bombs, the police tactics are chilling enough by themselves, but he policing of the 99 percent by the 99 percent on behalf of the 1 percent is truly ominous.Read More


Sexual Diversity & the Catholic Church: Ecclesiological Questions Arise

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 03, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

Guest blogger Matthew Vogel writes about a recent conference at Yale Divinity School to examine Roman Catholic teaching on sexual diversity and the bishops' response to the legalization of same-sex marriage.Read More


Sidetrack: Is 'Douche' Misogynistic?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

Over on the "Dan Savage Gets Glitterbombed for Being Transphobic" post by Tobi Hill-Meyer, a side discussion has broken out that's worthy of it's own thread. Is calling someone a douche misogynistic?Read More