The Movement: March 2013


The Emergence & Danger of the 'Acceptable Trans* Narrative'

Filed by Drew Cordes | March 31, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

At the many queer and trans* community events I attend, I'm often encouraged to tell "my story." I've stopped because mine is too familiar. We all know it because this is the narrative our media and our political movements have chosen to portray.Read More


Immigration Reform: A Constellation of Challenges

Filed by Jason Tseng | March 31, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

As the talks on immigration reform in Washington heat up, it's vital that we continue to inject our LGBT stories into the debate. It's also important to expand the discourse of LGBT immigration issues beyond the rights of bi-national couples.Read More


My View: HRC & the Trans Flag Incident

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 29, 2013 | 6:00 PM | comments

Mistakes were made, but it's most important to me that we clear the air so there's space to move on and get back to the important work of winning our equality.Read More

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Should We Worry About Dan Choi's Mental Health?

Filed by Viktor Kerney | March 29, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

After this current incident, I have to wonder about the overall mental health of Dan Choi.Read More


Sexual Assault & Rape Culture Are LGBTQ Issues

Filed by Sue Kerr | March 21, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

The LGBT community should be on the front lines of allies to survivors: The misogyny that reduces women to sexual toys is the same misogyny that underscores much of the homophobic and transphobic attitudes in our culture.Read More


Boy Scout-Clad Madonna Presents GLAAD Award to Anderson Cooper

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 18, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

GLAAD says Madonna wore a Boy Scouts outfit as part of GLAAD's year-long campaign to end the Boy Scouts of America's ban on gay scouts and leaders.Read More


Why Does the LGBT Community Eat Its Young?

Filed by Mark Segal | March 11, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

One major point of any civil rights movement is that people have a place at the table. Read More


Debunking the 'Save the Children' Argument [VIDEO]

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 01, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

Let's focus on the anti-gay myth that has been blocking LGBT equality progress for decades: the dangerous and debunked "Save Our Children" argument that gays are somehow dangerous to children.Read More

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Gay Marriage Is a Conservative Cause

Filed by Yasmin Nair | March 01, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

There has never been a left case for gay marriage. Gay marriage is a conservative cause. Read More