October 24, 2009

Weekly Reader: LGBT politics, Rosie, & holding hands

Filed by Bil Browning | October 24, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

The past week has been huge for forward progress in LGBT political news. Between the administration's clarified definition of "family," HHS's announcement of the creation of an LGBT senior resource center, HUD's new study on LGBT discrimination in housing, and...Read More

Trying to stop HIV/AIDS deaths = Child molestation

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 24, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

The latest attack on Kevin Jennings is that he was once an ACT UP activist and that he gave money to a exhibition related to the history of ACT UP. The poster on the right (that WND ran under the...Read More

Singing For Health Care Reform

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 24, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

(Full disclosure: The group that organized the protest is one I work with on my job.) This is something I wish I'd been a part of, and I hope they call me if they need an extra baritone next time....Read More

You asked for it

Filed by Father Tony | October 24, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

This is for Bil and others who have asked me to tell the armless man joke referenced here. I'm in Key West with my buddy JoeMyGod and a number of bloggers and videographers (Mike Diamond of LOGO!) for "Fantasy Fest"....Read More

URGENT! Gays Could Lose Domestic Partnerships in Washington State Nov 3

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 24, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

While the eyes of the LGBT nation are now focused on President Obama signing the federal hate crimes bill and on beating back the Religious Right Prop 8 sequel in Maine - same sex couples in Washington state are sweating...Read More

GLBT History Month Icons: Robert Rauschenberg

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 24, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The 31 GLBT History Month Icons, living or dead, are selected for their achievements in their field of endeavor, their status as a national hero, or their significant contribution to GLBT civil rights. Today's Icon is Robert Rauschenberg. Robert Rauschenberg...Read More