May 5, 2014

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Judge Promises Quick Ruling on Idaho's Marriage Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | May 05, 2014 | 6:30 PM | comments

Today, a federal judge in Idaho promised to rule quickly in a case challenging Idaho's marriage discrimination amendment.Read More

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Questioning Christian Privilege

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 05, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Those with privilege -- including Christians -- are often the last to perceive and acknowledge the benefits they are accorded by society.Read More

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'Brahman/i': A Well-Intentioned Slap in the Face

Filed by Jason Tseng | May 05, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Aditi Brennan Kapil's new play "Brahman/i" has all the makings of a play that I should love, but it's clear that Kapil profoundly misunderstands intersex and trans* experiences. Read More

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Miss Cleo: 'I'm as Gay as a Two-Dollar Bill'

Filed by John M. Becker | May 05, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Miss Cleo, the iconic pay-per-minute phone psychic, came out in 2006. In an interview about a forthcoming film, she opens up about what that experience was like.Read More


Becoming More Honest With Our Language

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | May 05, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Gay and lesbian people have come to use "LGBT" rather than "gay and lesbian" when talking or writing, without giving the first thought to whether or not the subject at hand actually relates to bisexual, trans*, or otherwise queer people.Read More

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Michigan Town Moves 'Orgy Statue' After Outrage

Filed by Bil Browning | May 05, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Nothing says civic pride like a statue of people having an orgy - or, as sane people describe it, a statue symbolizing the value of working together.Read More

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George Takei Wins GLAAD's Vito Russo Award

Filed by John M. Becker | May 05, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

"As long as LGBT people can be fired from their job for simply being who they are, our work isn't done yet..."Read More


Supreme Court Upholds Government-Sponsored Prayer

Filed by John M. Becker | May 05, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

The Roberts Court's all-out assault on the U.S. Constitution continues. Read More


CA May Remove Exclusionary Language from Marriage Law

Filed by John M. Becker | May 05, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Lawmakers in the California Senate approved a bill last week that would remove an exclusionary, heterosexist definition of marriage from the state's family law code.Read More