October 25, 2011

Pastors' Group Attacks Houston's Lesbian Mayor

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2011 | 6:15 PM | comments

The Houston Area Pastor Council has put out an online video attacking their mayor, out lesbian Annise Parker.Read More


OWS: Ashley Love Strikes Again

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

As police and area residents try to find a way to shut down Occupy Wall Street, infamous trans "activist" Ashley Love is giving them all the reasons they need and continuing her notorious attacks on anyone who disagrees with her.Read More


Occupy Santa Fe: Maybe This Is What It Means to Really Live Here

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | October 25, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Even in this short time, I can see the leaders who do not identify as leaders emerging, I can see the way they talk to one another and I know that intoxication from my own experience with activism.Read More


Pat Robertson: Republican Base Is Too Extreme

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

You know things have gone to hell in a handbasket when noted bigot and homophobe Pat Robertson says that the Republican base has become too extreme. Read More


Tea Party 'Stop Hiring!' Story Takes Off

Filed by Terrance Heath | October 25, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

The "Tea Party To Businesses: 'Stop Hiring!'" story has really taken off. Even Stephen Colbert has covered it. I didn't get to be on "The Colbert Show" myself, but I was on "The David Pakman Show" this afternoon.Read More


'Gone,' But Not Forgotten

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 25, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The new film Gone is not a surrealist screenplay from an avant-garde director, but rather a stark and moving documentary about an American mother's journey through the bureaucracy, and behind the curtain, of Vienna, Austria.Read More


Caption This: Can You Come Out as Hispanic?!

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Sometimes people put the stoopidist shit on social media sites. Best caption I've seen so far for this photo? "Great. Now I'm part of the taco mafia too." Read More

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Alabama Looks Toward LGBT-Inclusive Bullying Laws

Filed by Adam Polaski | October 25, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Just as two federal bullying bills are omitted from discussions of educational reform, an Alabama state legislator has pre-filed legislation that would expand the state's current anti-bullying policies to include sexual orientation and gender identity. Read More


Perlman & Karas Top LGBT Money Bundlers for Obama

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 25, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Among President Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign top bundlers are Los Angeles gay fundraisers Dana Perlman, who sits on the board of the Human Rights Campaign, and Barry Karas, a former HRC board member.Read More


Frederick Gotthold Enslin: An Obscure and Revolutionary Life

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 25, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

For the rest of his life -- and to present day -- Frederick Gotthold Enslin would become known as the first person to be dishonorably discharged from the military due to his sexual orientation.Read More


Revenge Is Best Served Cold?

Filed by Ed Team | October 25, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

"God made the pharaoh as an example to the others. If he had been a good man, we would have buried him. But he chose this destiny for himself." -- Salem Shaka, a Libyan citizen who was viewing the bodies...Read More

(Field) Hockey Player Comes Out

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Australian field hockey goalkeeper Gus Johnston has come out in a video he posted online. I always screw up how big of a "star" these foreign sports stars are, so I'll just come clean now and admit I thought...Read More