May 8, 2011


Comment of the Week: AJ on the Google Spot

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 08, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

On Bil's post Blood Money: Google's Dan Savage Commercial, in which he criticizes this "It Gets Better" Google TV ad spot, aired on Glee, saying "it was actually an ad for a Google product and Dan Savage. They, literally, are...Read More

Cazwell's 'Get My Money Back'

Filed by Father Tony | May 08, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

In the video "Get Into It", featuring his muse Amanda Lepore and directed by frequent collaborator Marco Ovando, Cazwell raps "This club scene drama I'm past it. You're a trend about to end, I'm classic." On a recent Friday, at...Read More

Trans Woman Attacked at McDonald's Meets Woman who Saved Her

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 08, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Chrissy Polis, the woman attacked in a Baltimore-area McDonald's, meets the woman who saved her....Read More

In My Shoes: A Mothers' Day Short Film

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 08, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Beth Teper is the Executive Director of COLAGE. She also enjoys running, gardening, cooking, watching movies with her honey. I grew up with a lesbian mom at a time when shows like Modern Family and GLEE...Read More

Dana International Representing Israel At Eurovision, Again!

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 08, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

My Rabbi mentioned this at Friday night services this weekend. Remember when Dana International won the 1998 EuroVision competition? Well, she won the Israeli national competition again, with her self-penned song "Ding Dong," and so she's representing Israel yet again....Read More

We Who Feel Differently: Global Reflections on Gay Rights

Filed by R Conrad | May 08, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Carlos Motta, a queer Colombian-American multi-disciplinary artist making his home in New York City, has launched and ambitious new web-based project called We Who Feel Differently. The project exists largely as an online database of documentary style video interviews with...Read More

How Mom Handles HIV in the Family

Filed by Mark S. King | May 08, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers. --Jewish Proverb My mother raised six children, topping off this great achievement with yours truly. She held us all together during the years Dad flew B-52's for months on end, and...Read More


Chaz Bono on Why He Transitioned

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 08, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I thought that transgender people must have felt much worse than I did in order to risk losing all the things that one can lose by transitioning. Until I really accepted this about myself and got over any of my...Read More

Ron Paul on Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 08, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Ron Paul on same-sex marriage....Read More