May 1, 2012


More Than One Reason Not to Eat at Jimmy John's

Filed by James Holmes | May 01, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

While I have never been a fan of Jimmy John's sandwiches, I now have even more reason to never eat there again. And neither should you. Read More


LGBT Baby Boomers Need Support for Social Security Equality Bill

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 01, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Let's face it: much of the LGBT movement has one massive Peter Pan complex. We won't grow up. Nope, not us. We're here, we're queer and everyone just has to get used to it!Read More


I'm Not Sure I'd Make It [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

I ran across this photo of a penthouse bathroom in a refurbished building in Guadalajara the other day and knew I had to feature it here.Read More

GetEqual Gets New Board Chair

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 01, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

The GetEqual Board of Directors has elected a new Chair, and I am stepping down as Board Chair, though I will continue on the Board. Our new chair is Tanya Domi, a seasoned activist with excellent qualifications.Read More


Colbert Takes On 'Don't Say Gay' Bill

Filed by James Holmes | May 01, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Last night, Stephen Colbert took on my home state, Missouri, and its proposed "Don't Say Gay" Bill in his segment "The Word," and he does an excellent job showing how ridiculous the whole concept actually is. Read More


Gay Facebook Millionaire Stiffs NC Amendment Battle

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2012 | 12:03 PM | comments

"My fiance Sean and I have contributed our time and resources to oppose this discriminatory amendment, and we hope that it is defeated next week," Hughes said. "Along with Freedom to Marry and Equality NC, we helped fund last year's...Read More


Jon Stewart Eviscerates Obama & Perkins on LGBT Issues

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Last night on the Daily Show, Jon Stewart tackled the Obama administration's announcement the President wouldn't sign an executive order to ban federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT people. Also in the spotlight: North Carolina's proposed constitutional amendment and Tony Perkins.Read More

NC Man Shoots Anti-Amendment One Sign

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

I've always been amazed at the importance some folks put on political yard signs. When was the last time you knew of someone who told you, "Well, I was planning on voting for X Candidate until I saw Y...Read More


Queer Contingent to Join LA May Day Parade

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 01, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

A contingent from several LGBT organizations and activists will march in LA's May Day parade today.Read More