Media: October 2014


Sodom: Review of a Russian Anti-Gay Documentary

Filed by Mercedes Allen | October 31, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

"Sodom" presents itself as a sensational expose* of the sinister gay rights plot to forcibly transform society into one that accepts any and all evil, while eradicating truth, freedom, religion, and decency.Read More

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NC: Cosmo's 'Party Bus' to Shuttle Students to Polls

Filed by Bil Browning | October 29, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Well, here's something you don't see every election cycle...Read More

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Florida Reporter Slams Rick Scott on Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | October 28, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Michael Putney, a veteran reporter in Miami, slammed Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott on live TV for Scott's "appalling" refusal to take responsibility for his role in preventing marriage equality.Read More

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The Killing Joke: Sarah Silverman & Trans Stereotypes

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | October 15, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

There are many myths about gender confirmation surgery that are used to deny trans people access to health care, and Sarah Silverman's video perpetuates many of them.Read More

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Sarah Silverman and the Misplaced Outrage Machine

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 15, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Sarah Silverman backlash highlights a problem on the left: it's become trendy and even expected to feign outrage for the purpose of being seen as socially aware.Read More

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To Publish or Not to Publish

Filed by Mark Segal | October 12, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

My faith in how we in newsprint cover and work with our communities is higher than ever.Read More


Is ABC's 'Black-ish' Also Being Homophobic-ish?

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | October 10, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

The African American community doesn't have a monopoly on homophobia. We do, however, have a problem with how male sexual orientation and gender expression relates to the defining of black masculinity.Read More

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Jon Stewart Interviews Director of Russian Gay Film

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

"[Vigilante groups] believe that they are carrying out good acts and they believe they are acting in the name of the majority of Russian people. And they believe that they have the tacit support of Russian authorities."Read More

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New Cheerios Ad Features Gay Family

Filed by John M. Becker | October 03, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Cheerios is launching a new campaign in Canada called "the Cheerios Effect," telling stories of human connection. Their first spot features a family headed by two gay dads.Read More

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Calm Down, Ello Is Not A Game-Changer

Filed by Viktor Kerney | October 02, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

Suddenly, a shiny new social media site, Ello, appears and everyone seems to think it's the better option. But when you look at the new site up close, it's not offering anything new or better.Read More