April 4, 2008

Stealing Alex's Kept Boy

Filed by Bil Browning | April 04, 2008 | 10:30 PM | comments

Alex forgot to do a Queer Music Friday post this afternoon, so I'm going to jump in and steal the post from him. *grins* My choice? Marc Almond's "Kept Boy." What can be more queer than a gay guy as...Read More

Reflections About A King

Filed by Monica Roberts | April 04, 2008 | 5:20 PM | comments

When I flipped the calendar page from March to April, I stared at the 4 that appeared in the first Friday of the month and realized we were approaching another sad anniversary of his assassination. It's been 40 years since...Read More

Dr. King Created the Road That NBJC Travels

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | April 04, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Although assassinated 40 years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream continues to live throughout America and throughout the world. As an heir and a product of Dr. King's legacy and vision, the National Black Justice Coalition strives to...Read More

I like butch Arizonans and I cannot lie...

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 04, 2008 | 1:48 PM | comments

A video to accompany McCain's biography tour (via Hullabaloo): iPhone users: Click to watch Did anyone else notice that McCain's just so tough; he's just so handsome. He's so... butch! And a specific type of butch. More after....Read More

Leona Lewis # 1! Babs Fires Sherri! I Give Good VO!

Filed by Michael Buckley | April 04, 2008 | 1:46 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch This is for you guys who are sick of JB and Idol coverage! This is RANDOM with lots of fun different stuff! My UK viewers have spoke and we love Leona and her BLOODY love!...Read More


Barack remembers MLK

Filed by Bil Browning | April 04, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

Just a quick note to mention that Barack Obama has guest posted on Bilerico-Indiana this morning. He gave a speech this morning in Ft. Wayne, Indiana to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and...Read More

Barack Obama: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 04, 2008 | 12:02 PM | comments

Editor's note: Presidential candidate Barack Obama gave these remarks in Ft. Wayne, Indiana to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination. He has provided them to Bilerico-Indiana as a guest post. Senator Obama has guest posted twice...Read More

Thomas Beatie on the Oprah Show

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 04, 2008 | 11:31 AM | comments

Here's part of Thomas Beatie's (the pregnant transman) appearance on Oprah: iPhone users: Click to watch Parts 2 and 3 after the jump....Read More

Concerning Condoms!

Filed by Fannie Fierce | April 04, 2008 | 10:19 AM | comments

Dear Fannie, I'm a 22 year old straight girl and I just started dating one of my best friends (I know... smart move). We've been really good friends for a long time, but this whole couple thing is new...Read More

Destigmatization Versus Coverage and Access: The Medical Model of Transsexuality

Filed by Mercedes Allen | April 04, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' note: Frequent guest blogger Mercedes Allen looks at the role of the medical establishment in relation to trans identity. In recent years, the GLB community has been more receptive to (and even energized in) assisting the transgender community, but...Read More

Black History: Smile When You Are Sold

Filed by Storm Bear | April 04, 2008 | 8:37 AM | comments

click to enlarge The history of slavery in the United States (1619-1865) began when English colonists first settled Virginia and lasted until the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Before the widespread establishment of chattel slavery,...Read More

50 Ways to Keep Your Lover: # 31-32

Filed by Michele O'Mara | April 04, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

In my book, Love Tips and Trips for Gay and Lesbian Relationships, I have identified 50 Ways to Keep Your Lover. My post last Friday offered strategies 29-30, this week I am sharing strategies 31-32. Look for more strategies next...Read More


Challenging the cult of heterosexual masculinity

Filed by Ed Team | April 04, 2008 | 7:13 AM | comments

"By challenging the cult of heterosexual masculinity, queer liberation is about much more than the limited agenda of equal rights. It offers a unique, revolutionary contribution to the emancipation of the whole of humanity from all forms of subjugation." --...Read More

RSU Urges Hillary to Stay in the Race

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | April 04, 2008 | 5:56 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Jackie and Dunlap say Hillary should stay in the race. Have they lost their damn minds?...Read More