September 22, 2011


Effective or Not? New 'Bullying Is Violence' Campaign

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

I'm curious what Projectors think of the Anti-Violence Project's new PSA campaign, "Bullying Is Violence." Do you think it's effective? Or will it be ignored?Read More

Trans Rights Bills Read in New Canadian Parliament

Filed by Mercedes Allen | September 22, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

In the first week of the 41st session of Parliament, two Private Member's Bills were introduced, both proposing explicit inclusion of transsexual and transgender people in the Canada Human Rights Act and the hate crimes clauses of the Criminal Code of Canada.Read More


Maggie Out: NOM Elects New Board Chair

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

The National Organization for Marriage announced today that it is replacing board chair Maggie Gallagher with attorney Dr. John Eastman. Gallagher will remain on the board but is stepping back her day-to-day involvement with the organization.Read More

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The Twilight of the Redhead

Filed by Mark S. King | September 22, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

When I came bursting from the closet while in high school, I managed to finally celebrate my red hair along with my sexuality, and reveled in both. I discovered the men who loved redheads, and at last, I'd found the ideal purpose for the trait that once humiliated me.Read More


Bill Hicks on Gays in the Military

Filed by R Conrad | September 22, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

A little comedic antidote from years ago to offset all the pro-war, pro-military shenanigans that have taken over the headlines of LGBT news outlets.Read More

Ted Haggard on Celebrity Wife Swap

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Everyone's favorite fundie isn't just willing to smoke meth and have sex with a male prostitute, now he's going to swap his wife with Gary Busey.Read More


Taking Back The Vote

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 22, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

When the tea party shouts their desire to take "their country" back, make no mistake the first thing they want to take back is the right to vote. They don't just want to take it back. They want to transform it, again.Read More

Party in Kiel: Pansexual Indie Fest!

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 22, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

From some friends in Germany, an announcement about their fabulous annual film festival. If you're planning to be traveling in Germany next month and want to try something out of the box, check out this year's kinky film festival in Kiel.Read More


Cartoon: DADT RIP

Filed by Storm Bear | September 22, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

The day before DADT was repealed and the day after...Read More


Three Executions: Compare & Contrast

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 10:15 AM | comments

Let's take a brief look at three recent executions that were scheduled within the past week. What do you think of the death penalty in general: justified or barbaric?Read More


Did Chaz Really Do Better Than Rob and Metta?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 22, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Is celebrity more important than the dance?Read More


Tyler Clementi One Year Later: An Interview with Jim Swimm

Filed by Leone Kraus | September 22, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Jim Swimm was the one who found Tyler Clementi floating face down in the Hudson. A year after his death, I asked Jim if it would be okay to interview him about it and how his life has changed because of it.Read More


President Obama to Speak At HRC Dinner

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 22, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We are honored to share this night with President Obama who has a tremendous record of accomplishment for LGBT people. On the heels of the end to 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' we look forward to celebrating our victories and redoubling...Read More

Obama Talks LGBT Rights at the United Nations

Filed by Ed Team | September 22, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

When was the last time you saw a United States President speak at the United Nations and advocate on behalf of LGBT people? "No country should deny people their rights, the freedom of speech and freedom of religion, but...Read More