December 17, 2013

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Obama, Biden, Top Officials Skipping Sochi Olympics

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 5:30 PM | comments

The White House has just announced that neither President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, nor any top U.S. officials will attend the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.Read More


Ego Te Absurdo: Francis Is Advocate's 'Person Of The Year'

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 4:30 PM | comments

Really? We're handing out accolades because someone makes us feel hopey-changey?Read More

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LGBTs in Ethiopia Face Increasing Persecution

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

Newsweek's Katie J.M. Baker discovered that far from getting better, things are actually getting worse for LGBT people in Ethiopia.Read More

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Anti-Gay MN Archbishop Steps Aside After Abuse Allegation

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 1:45 PM | comments

Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt, an outspoken LGBT rights opponent, is voluntarily stepping aside amid allegations that he inappropriately touched a young boy.Read More

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The LGBT Community Should Rise Above Party Politics

Filed by Mark Segal | December 17, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

If we do not have people who support our goal of equality in office, we'll never gain equality.Read More

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APA Head Reflects On Removal of Homosexuality From DSM

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last weekend, the anniversary of one of the most singularly important milestones in modern LGBT history passed with almost no notice.Read More

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Erasing Gay Men From AIDS History

Filed by Mark S. King | December 17, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

If we as gay community don't stand up for our place in history, then I fear no one else will. Read More


Swanson: 'Religious Freedom' Means Putting Gays In Prison

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

Because "God's laws require that we prosecute homosexuals who are caught in the act of homosexuality."Read More