February 11, 2013


From Altar Boys to Boy Scouts

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 11, 2013 | 4:30 PM | comments

Not only is Benedict stepping down, but he's leaving so fast that he's likely to leave skid marks on his way out. The question is: Why? Why resign? Why resign so quickly?Read More


Doing Something About Anti-Gay Lobbying in Africa

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 11, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

If you've frequented any LGBT media at all, you've heard about Uganda's proposed Anti-Homosexuality Bill, and possibly other anti-gay legislative bills that have been debated in African nations.Read More


Justus Plumbius Tuckered Outum

Filed by Kate Clinton | February 11, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

When a CEO of a major multinational quits and gives just two weeks' notice, everybody pricks up their ears. Those who can hear through the deafening and tasteless "Ding dong the witch is dead," remix are wondering why the sudden papal exit?Read More

Light the Way to Justice

Filed by Bil Browning | February 11, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Just in from Projector Sean Chapin: "LGBT organizations as well as Cleve Jones and David Mixner, are calling for LGBT Americans and allies to organize and attend rallies in cities and towns across the country when the Supreme Court...Read More


Time to Start Looking Back at Our LGBT Pioneers

Filed by Mark Segal | February 11, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

You may ask where I might find the time for this. These are the people who taught me and gave me the passion for this community. I will find the time. Read More


How Very 1415 of Him

Filed by Bil Browning | February 11, 2013 | 10:30 AM | comments

"I have had to recognize my incapacity to adequately fulfill the ministry entrusted to me. For this reason, and well aware of the seriousness of this act, with full freedom I declare that I renounce the ministry of Bishop of...Read More

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Future of the WYNTK Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | February 11, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Help decide the fate and shape of the What You Need To Know. Plus: NPR ignores trans* people again, the Turks implement DADT, a Catholic school VP looses his job for supporting marriage, and more. Read More