May 31, 2012


What The First Circuit Appeals Court DOMA Decision Means

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 31, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

The United States Appeals Court for the First Circuit issued an opinion today affirming the striking down of Section 3 of DOMA, the Defense of Marriage Act, as unconstitutional. What is the effect of this decision, and is it going to the Supreme Court?Read More

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Why You Should Attend A Rural Pride Event This Year

Filed by D Gregory Smith | May 31, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Many of us actively fled rural life to get to urban safety. I get that. But I want you to consider going to a gay pride event in an out-of the-way place this summer. Why? Because we need you. Read More


Religious Right Equates GLBT's as 'Sexual Terrorists'

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 31, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

For the second time in as many weeks, a fundamentalist minister has called for the death of members of the LBGT Community. So what can we, as individuals, do to fight this growing threat to the life and liberty of LBGT people? Read More


Rep. Barney Frank Remembers Officially Coming Out

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 31, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Rep. Barney Frank Remembers Officially Coming Out in 1987 - 25 years ago yesterday. Read More


Showtunes Sing-Off: 'Ladies Who Lunch'

Filed by James Holmes | May 31, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

This week's sing-off was inspired by a call to the room for suggestions. After I disliked all of them, I decided on Company's "Ladies Who Lunch," because I have that power.Read More


A Vital If Unpopular LGBT Civil Right

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | May 31, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

The story is hardly unique, buts it's mine, and it's consequences fundamentally changed how I and my partners lived our lives.Read More


Child Sings 'Ain't No Homos Gonna Make It To Heaven'

Filed by Viktor Kerney | May 31, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Over the weekend at the Apostolic Truth Tabernacle a four-year-old boy was put on stage to perform a hateful song. Once the child was finished, the church members gave a disturbing standing ovation. Read More


'Ex-Gay' Therapy Bill Passes California Senate

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 31, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

By a party-line vote of 23-13, California Senate Democrats passed SB 1172, a bill that would crackdown on unethical so-called "reparative" therapy that promises to change a person's sexual orientation. Heads to the Assembly. Read More


Pastor Thinks the US Government Should Kill Gays

Filed by James Holmes | May 31, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

"They should be put to death! 'Oh, so you're saying we should go out and start killing them, no?' - I'm saying the government should. They won't, but they should. You say, 'Oh, I can't believe you, you're horrible. You're...Read More

He Likes Boys

Filed by James Holmes | May 31, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

A certain someone pops into my head upon watching this video. Her words, "I didn't know you were gay, but my mom did." Still besties over 10 years later....Read More