April 2, 2012


Live Blogging RuPaul's Drag Race Season 4: Episode 10

Filed by James Holmes | April 02, 2012 | 8:00 PM | comments

March is over and I now have my Monday nights free again, so I am going back to a live format hopefully for the rest of the season. Join me tonight at 9:00EST. Read More


Celinda Lake: North Carolina Win Could Change the Movement

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 02, 2012 | 6:30 PM | comments

When LGBT politicos considered the lay of this year's initiative and referendum landscape, many looked at the horrendous Amendment One in North Carolina and shrugged. It's the South! What chance do gays have of winning there? Actually, a good one.Read More


Is Peru Behind the Rest of South America on Gay Issues?

Filed by Adam Polaski | April 02, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

When I studied in Argentina, gays and lesbians were everywhere - marching in parades, partying in bars. In Peru, they seemed to be almost nonexistent. The only rainbow thing I saw all week was the flag of Cuzco, which is nearly an exact replica of the Pride flag.Read More


Karger Calls for Romney, Santorum, Gingrich to Disavow NOM Pledge

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 02, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

Three more Republican presidential primaries are coming up on April 3. Openly gay GOP candidate Fred Karger - who initiated the investigation that resulted in the documents becoming public - is asking Romney, Santorum and Gingrich to disavow the NOM pledge they took early in the campaign.Read More


'Gay Marriage' Isn't 'Cute' [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Over on Viktor Kerney's post, "A Gay Marriage Plank? No, a Full Equality Plank," he caused quite a stir over his choice of words to make his point.Read More


It's a Rand Rand Rand Rand World

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 02, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Whether Ryan still makes his staff slog through Rand's work, is anybody's guess. But his latest budget proposal makes it clear that he and the rest of the GOP want to make the rest of us slog through a world redesigned according to Rand's worldview.Read More


Family of Black Former Marine Shot by Police Ask for Justice

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 02, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

As the controversy over the shooting death of Trayvon Martin continues to raise questions about racial profiling and the use of deadly force - another story has surfaced about the police shooting of a 68 year old former Marine in his own home.Read More


A Train Ride With Avraham

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 02, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

Fix it or improve it. I think that's finally what put me over the edge. The pain was searing. Read More


Jesus Wore a Hoodie [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Who else wore a hoodie most of the time? Jeebus. Of course, as someone pointed out on Facebook, look what happened to him...Read More


Trans Advocate Alexis Rivera Dies at 34

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 02, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Trans advocate Alexis Rivera died on Wednesday, March 28 in Los Angeles. She was 34. A memorial was held at Fiesta Hall at Plummer Park in West Hollywood, on Sunday.Read More

Anti-Gay Teen Bullies: What Would You Do?

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2012 | 9:15 AM | comments

video platform video management video solutions video player Popular TV show What Would You Do? set up a scenario that has two teenage bullies picking on two kids with gay dads. Out of 61 people in the restaurant while...Read More


Why Does the NAACP Support Marriage Equality?

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2012 | 8:45 AM | comments

"The African-American struggle will forever stand as one of the greatest civil rights movements in modern history. After 400 hundred years of slavery, the achievements of some basic civil rights, 100 years of marching, protesting, court battles and violence that...Read More