June 23, 2009

Why there won't be a gay Martin Luther King

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 23, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

I have had been plenty of discussions over the last few weeks, both here and elsewhere, that lead to the question: Where is the gay Martin Luther King? (I haven't heard anyone asking about the trans or bi MLK, but...Read More

Obama's upcoming hush-hush damage control meeting with LGBTQ leaders

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | June 23, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

The President has been an Obama-nation on LGBTQ issues since he's taken office. The political carrots Obama dangled before us as campaign promises are now looking like merely empty rhetoric that was used to court our votes and to collect...Read More

5 "I can't help it" excuses that need LGBT help

Filed by Austen Crowder | June 23, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Austin Crowder is a Bilerico-Indiana contributor. We thought this post should be lifted up to the main site so more people could see it and add their own lists of common excuses and how to deal with them....Read More

Apologists Need Not Apply

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 23, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: David Badash is a regular contributor to Bilerico-DC. He is a writer and the founder of The New Civil Rights Movement, a blog focused on gay rights and gay marriage. My, how far we've come! Time was, a...Read More

Next Action Steps on ENDA

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 23, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Employment Non-Discrimination Act juggernaut is slowly moving forward, set to be introduced, so I hear, on Wednesday. I call it a "juggernaut" because the size and number of pieces to be managed is truly daunting. Almost hardly noticeable among...Read More

Not all f-words are created equal

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 23, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Hey, remember when Perez Hilton was one of the leading voices in trying to get Isaiah Washington fired from Grey's Anatomy because he used the word "faggot"? More than a leading voice, Perez launched a full-scale campaign to demonize Washington...Read More


Bilerico Project makes top blog list

Filed by Bil Browning | June 23, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

What an honor! Bilerico Project was named one of the Top 100 LGBT blogs by the UK's Lesbian & Gay Foundation. The blogs we've chosen cover diverse issues from all sides of the LGBT equation. There's blogs from gay parents,...Read More

The Murder that Didn't Happen

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | June 23, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last week I wrote about the reported murder of a young trans woman. But as time went on and the facts could not be verified, suspicions rose about whether it could be a hoax. There is now verification that it...Read More

Traditional Marriage Threat Alert - Brownsburg, Indiana

Filed by Donna Pandori | June 23, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

The sanctity of traditional marriage (i.e. Marriage = Man + Woman) was under attack Sunday in Brownsburg, Indiana as a husband stabbed his wife to death while she was in bed. No comments have been forthcoming from the folks over...Read More

Access v. Progress

Filed by John Shields | June 23, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Many things have been said, spoken and written about whether the LGBTQ community should attend the "gay" fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee in Washington, D.C. this Thursday. While President Obama's overtures - and non-overtures - to our community may...Read More

Pictures from Pride of Greater Ft. Lauderdale!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 23, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Enjoy these pictures from the nighttime parade and Pride of Greater Ft. Lauderdale Stonewall Pride Festival in Wilton Manors, FL! You might recognize Bilerico Florida's own Commissioner Anthony Niedwiecki (who I'm riding with in the parade). Click here for pictures...Read More


Another Look, with Prudence

Filed by Ed Team | June 23, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We have gays serving honorably in the military today. The policy we have now, Don't Ask, Don't Tell, is the least worst policy we could have had 15 years ago, but it's probably time to take another look. . ....Read More

Profile of Rosie O'Donnell

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 23, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

48 Hours did a profile of Rosie O'Donnell last week....Read More