March 5, 2011

Weekly Reader: Alabama, Christian Bullying, & a Live Nude Sex Show

Filed by Bil Browning | March 05, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

This week on Bilerico I ran the first of a series of hypocritical "family values" Indiana politicians that aren't quite all that they seem. "Indiana's Jud McMillin: A Tale of Glass Houses & Rocks" highlights a southern Indiana legislator with...Read More

Who's Watching Rupaul's Drag Race?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 05, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

I know there are some Bilerico readers out there who are watching the third season of Rupaul's Drag Race. It's the best season yet, where the winner will take more than a year and a half's minimum wage. I have...Read More

This PFLAG Parent Is Angry!

Filed by Annette Gross | March 05, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

In response to the proposed marriage discrimination amendment (HJR-6) in Indiana, there is going to be a Rally for Equality on Monday, March 14th from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis. I'm helping to work...Read More

An LGBT Radionovela Comes to Spanish-Language Radio

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 05, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Jorge Sanchez is Project Coordinator of the Family Acceptance Project at San Francisco State University. "Rosa" sat upright in her chair as she introduced herself to others at a small gathering in Salinas, California, last fall. She and...Read More

DUI Arrest: Senator's One Year Coming Out Anniversary

Filed by Davina Kotulski | March 05, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

This week marks the one year anniversary of former Senator Roy Ashburn's DUI arrest and subsequent coming out as a gay man. As you may recall, Republican Senator Roy Ashburn from Bakersfield, California, was arrested for drunk driving in Sacramento...Read More


Harvard President Says Military Operations 'Secure our Freedoms'

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 05, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Our renewed relationship affirms the vital role that the members of our Armed Forces play in serving the nation and securing our freedoms, while also affirming inclusion and opportunity as powerful American ideals. It broadens the pathways for students to...Read More

Foster's Ad Tells Men How to Not Be Gay at the Beach

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 05, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's a Foster's ad from Australia that Pink News thinks is homophobic. I think if maybe we'd expand our definition of "homophobia" from "prejudice against gay people" to "fear of same-sex affection," then they have a point....Read More