November 13, 2014

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Committee Recommends Partial Lift of Gay Blood Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

It looks like we may soon see a relaxing of the unscientific, outdated, and odiously discriminatory ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.Read More

Turkey Flip-Flops on LGBTQ Rights

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | November 13, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

Turkey is the go-to country for LGBTQI Muslims fleeing for their safety. But there are still many problems for our community there.Read More

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Get Ready for 'Duck Dynasty,' the Musical [Open Thread]

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

The Robertson family, of "Duck Dynasty" fame, are expanding their brand... into musical theatre. Seriously.Read More

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Miami Book Fair Offers Literary Delights

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | November 13, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

This year's Miami Book Fair has many events geared towards the LGBT community.Read More

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Blame the Gays, Vol. 548,783: Sao Paulo Drought

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

The latest disaster being blamed on Teh Gay is a catastrophic drought in São Paulo, Brazil.Read More

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Is Throwback Thursday an Opportunity for Activism?

Filed by Michael Knaapen | November 13, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

For many trans people, their earliest photographs will show someone that doesn't quite resemble the person they are today. This can present opportunities, but also challenges.Read More

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Elton John Slams Homophobia During Russian Concert

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Sir Elton John, one of the most prominent gay entertainers in the world, condemned homophobia Sunday night from the stage during a concert in St. Petersburg, Russia.Read More


Italian Cardinal: Marriage Equality Is a 'Trojan Horse'

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

"[Same-sex marriage] only confuses people and has the effect of being a sort of Trojan horse..."Read More