September 4, 2012


Michelle Obama's Democratic Convention Speech

Filed by James Holmes | September 04, 2012 | 11:00 PM | comments

First Lady Michelle Obama's Speech from the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Read More


Schumer at DNC: We Will Pass ENDA

Filed by Matt Comer | September 04, 2012 | 7:10 PM | comments

New York senator says employment non-discrimination is "high priority."Read More


Why Playing the Race Card Works for Conservatives

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 04, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

Come the revolution, the rich, white, male conservative will be the only people left who can play the race card and get away with it. Actually, that revolution is already here.Read More

Who's bullied?

'O.S.U. Haters' Shames Bigots With Their Own Words

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 04, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Expressing your opinions on the internet is a lot like picking your nose at a traffic light. You might feel like you're in a private space, but really, everyone can see you.Read More

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Chick-fil-A Brings Hate To Montana (For A Day)

Filed by D Gregory Smith | September 04, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Maybe Chik-fil-A thought no one would notice the hate that's being spread in an out of Montana. Maybe they thought no one would care and a nasty little religious group would rake in some serious cash to spread lies and intolerance. Read More

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Climate Change Republicans Can Believe In

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 04, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Mitt Romney deeply cares about your family, but apparently not their planet. Questioning the impact of climate change the night before, then pitying its victims the next day, hints at a gathering storm of Republican hypocrisy headed straight for us. Read More


The 'Just Like Me' Fallacy of Same-Sex Intimacy

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 04, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

The reality of course, is that not everyone who identifies a certain way, or has a particular anatomy, will find the same things desirable or fulfilling in an erotic or sexual context. Read More


DNC Delegates & Guests Arrive in Charlotte

Filed by Matt Comer | September 04, 2012 | 12:35 PM | comments

LGBT groups begin week with receptions and special welcome parties.Read More

Charlie Crist Comes Out...

Charlie Crist's Closet Is About to Shatter

Filed by Norm Kent | September 04, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

How many new rumors every month can be started about the alleged homosexuality and gay trysts of the former Florida governor, Charlie Crist? Read More


Janet Mock to Keynote LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference

Filed by Viktor Kerney | September 04, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Transgender activist Janet Mock will give the keynote speech at the Hispanic Black Gay Coalition's 2012 LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference. Janet is a great choice for this conference. Her story is truly inspiring and a grand example of accomplishment.Read More


Democratic Convention Attracts LGBT, Queer Youth Organizers

Filed by Matt Comer | September 04, 2012 | 11:45 AM | comments

Young people want to highlight economic issues, matters of equality for LGBT and undocumented youth.Read More


Milk: Obama a 'No-Brainer' for LGBT Community

Filed by Matt Comer | September 04, 2012 | 11:15 AM | comments

Stuart Milk, nephew of slain gay rights pioneer, says DNC host city, state critical for fall election.Read More

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Lessons for Democrats in New Poll

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 04, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

As the Democrats gather in Charlotte they must learn how much the party can gain from embracing full and equal rights for LGBT people. A new study stands as dramatic evidence of the sea-change that has occurred in American politics. Read More

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Reunion Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 04, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

High school isn't for the faint of heart. It eventually ends for us physically, if not figuratively. However, for the alumni of one Louisiana high school, yesteryear's cliques haven't lost their charm, or color. Who spiked the punch? It's what you need to know! Read More


Mitt Romney's Got That Super Bass

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 04, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Pop star Nicki Minaj muses a cryptic endorsment of the Republican presidential candidate upon rapper Lil Wayne's latest mixtape. Sure, Romney's got stacks like he's saving up, but is he really the kind of dude she's looking for?Read More

Gandalf Got Back

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 04, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Flat-assed? "THOU SHALT NOT PASS!" Funnyman Hunter Davis gives us a side-splittingly, raunchy parody of Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" in the style of the distinguished gay actor, and occasional wizard, Sir Ian McKellen. Just don't laugh your ass off. Read More


LGBT People Some of the Most Excited Democratic Convention Attendees

Filed by Bil Browning | September 04, 2012 | 8:45 AM | comments

As Democrats rally in Charlotte this week, LGBT attendees of this week's Democratic National Convention are among the most enthusiastic supporters in town.Read More