May 2, 2009

Oh, what a week

Filed by Bil Browning | May 02, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

What a week it's been for LGBT news! Not only did we bring you the latest headlines, we also served up a heaping helping of our contributors' opinion pieces. You won't want to miss any of these posts from this...Read More

Renewed Hope

Filed by Kate Kendell | May 02, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

With its groundbreaking marriage decision a year ago, the California Supreme Court set us on a path that -- despite some setbacks -- has led to one marriage victory a week in the past month: A first-ever unanimous state supreme...Read More

Why Attack Gays? Killer: They Are Easy Targets

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 02, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Josh Cohen has been doing various types of LGBT activism for roughly 15 years. Originally from New Jersey (Exit 9), he began his activism at college, staging somewhat militant events on campus. Josh is a technology...Read More

Brokeback Poetry that will 'Blaze the Trail' for TBP

Filed by Bobby Parker | May 02, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

My friend, Dwayne Purrington, a poet from the Twin Cities area, has accepted the challenge to be what I hope is the first of many creative writing projectors. His brand new, never published poems, like spring breezes this time of...Read More

Col. Diane Schroer Awarded Half A Million In Anti-Discrimination Ruling

Filed by Rebecca Juro | May 02, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Colonel Diane Schroer had an offer of a job at the Library of Congress rescinded when the person who was hiring her learned that she planned to transition from male to female. Schroer successfully sued the government for damages for...Read More


Different is Okay

Filed by Ed Team | May 02, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Sometimes it's true that I wish I had a regular father, but only because I don't remember what it was like to have a normal family. Sometimes it's hard to have a family that is different. But most of the...Read More

Robbery on Oak Hill

Filed by Bil Browning | May 02, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

This has to be one of the oddest videos you'll ever see. I never knew that Cowboys and Robbers ran around in posing straps. Unless you're tanning (then you wear boxers!). Possibly NSFW...Read More