May 20, 2012


John Aravosis on Boycotts [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Bil Browning | May 20, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

In yesterday's open thread I asked the question, "Do boycotts work?" I posited that the time for using a boycott as a serious tool of grassroots organizing has come and gone. John Aravosis weighed in on the thread and makes some good points.Read More


Prosthetic Penis Makes Chloe Sivgney Cry

Filed by Ed Team | May 20, 2012 | 5:15 PM | comments

"I cried every day when they put it on. You know, I'm ample-chested and I have this on. I felt very exposed, and it was hard, very hard, having people so close to your personal parts anyway - who you're...Read More

Rightwing Christians Encourage Truancy

Filed by Bil Browning | May 20, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Yet another clutch of rightwing Christians are encouraging childhood truancy. Harvey Milk Day?!? You better keep your kid at home or they'll learn dangerous things like diversity and history. *shudders*...Read More

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Super Easy Salsa [Vegan Ain't All Bad]

Filed by James Holmes | May 20, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

This week's recipe comes to you from my partner's mother, Delfia. I have been making this for years now and my friends always love it.Read More


How Should We Respond When Our Enemies Come Around?

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | May 20, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Whether Beenie Man's evolution, to use a term that's come into vogue, is the product of honest soul searching or results from colder, financially driven calculous, he isn't the first and won't be the last of our enemies to make a public about-face. When these about-faces happen, how are we as a community to respond? Read More


Gay Heresy & Political Reality

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 20, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

Guest blogger Jim Toevs admits he will gladly trade continued Democratic control of the United States Senate, in exchange for not including a marriage equality plank in the National Democratic Platform, any day of the week.Read More


The NAACP Endorses Marriage Equality

Filed by Viktor Kerney | May 20, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

Yesterday, the NAACP made history. During a meeting in Miami, the board of directors passed a resolution that will wholeheartedly endorse marriage equality.Read More