March 31, 2014

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Half of Mozilla's Board Resigns; Pressure Mounts on CEO

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 6:30 PM | comments

Half of Mozilla's board resigned last week after the company promoted Brendan Eich, a Proposition 8 donor, to CEO. Now pressure is mounting on Eich to step aside himself.Read More


Terminally Ill Indiana Woman & Wife Seek Immediate Marriage Recognition

Filed by Andrew Markle | March 31, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Lambda Legal announced this afternoon that they are seeking emergency marriage recognition in Indiana for a terminally ill woman and her wife.Read More

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Trans Activist Launches New Global Campaign

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Fashion model and trans activist Geena Rocero is launching Gender Proud, a new global campaign to make it easier for trans people to obtain accurate identity documents.Read More

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College Footballer Comes Out at NOM Chair's Christian School

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

Mitch Eby, a college football player at a Christian school, came out to his teammates before spring break. He is the first active college football player to publicly come out as gay.Read More


Robertson: Jews Don't Mow Their Lawns Because They're Making Money

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Today was a day full of anti-Semitic stereotypes on the "700 Club," where host Pat Robertson said that Jews make money because they're "polishing diamonds, not fixing cars."Read More


The 'Drag Race' Fiasco: A Battle For GLAAD's Soul?

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 31, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

The old (rich, white, gay and lesbian-focused) GLAAD appears to have come into direct conflict with the new (trans-inclusive, trans-supportive, and relevant) GLAAD.Read More


Anti-LGBT Group Seeks to Intervene in AL Marriage Case

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 31, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

The mother of a deceased gay Alabama man has hired an anti-LGBT legal organization to try and block his husband from being recognized as her son's next of kin.Read More

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Uganda Celebrates Anti-Gay Law With 'Thanksgiving' Rally

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

Thousands of people, led by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Pastor Martin "Eat Da Poo-Poo" Ssempa, celebrated "Uganda Pride" today, giving thanks for the country's newly-passed "Jail the Gays" Law.Read More

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Spanking City Hall [Contest]

Filed by Bil Browning | March 31, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Today we have an extra special contest for Projectors. You could win one of three autographed copies of Melyssa Hubbard's new book, "Spanking City Hall: From Dominatrix to Political Activist".Read More

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Teens Watch as Gay Man is Beaten, Set on Fire

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

A 21-year-old gay South African man was brutally tortured, beaten, and set on fire earlier this month. A group of teens invited to witness the murder watched and said nothing.Read More

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Dozens of Activists Demand Stoning at Harlem Hate Church

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 9:30 AM | comments

This weekend, more than 50 LGBT activists protested a Harlem church that publicly called for the stoning of gays, daring the pastor to make good on his promise.Read More


Gene Robinson: Religious Conservatives Aren't Victims

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

Openly gay Bishop Gene Robinson wants anti-LGBT religious conservatives with a victimhood complex to get some perspective.Read More


Got Health Care? Today's The Day to Get Covered

Filed by John M. Becker | March 31, 2014 | 8:00 AM | comments

If you're uninsured, be sure to sign up for health coverage by the end of the day so you avoid the penalty - and more importantly, so you get covered!Read More