September 19, 2014

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Uganda Says Gays Are Welcome

Filed by John M. Becker | September 19, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

Ugandan officials want gay tourists to know that despite the country's repeated and ongoing attempts to criminalize LGBT people, they're still welcome there. Rrrrrright.Read More


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World Health Organization Calls for End to Pathologization of Homosexuality

Filed by John M. Becker | September 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

An expert panel appointed by the World Health Organization recommends that so-called "homosexuality-related psychological disorders" be removed from the International Classification of Diseases.Read More


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Black Children Are Beloved & Beaten

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | September 19, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

The challenge to our community is break free from a shackle of our past - corporal punishment - to find a peaceful and more effective way to discipline our children. Read More


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Why Haven't Charges Been Filed in Philly Hate Crime?

Filed by Mark Segal | September 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Philadelphia's LGBT community has showed incredible restraint. Now is the time for police to charge the individuals involved, the District Attorney to prosecute, and for the state legislature to include attacks based on sexual orientation under the Hate Crimes Act.Read More


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Anti-Gay Indiana State Senator Given Anti-Gay Award

Filed by Andrew Markle | September 19, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

Delph has called the award "refreshing" following the grief he received this year over his opposition to marriage equality. Read More


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Young, Black, and Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 19, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

When to be young and black is to be guilty until proven innocent, black children must be "angelic" just to be deemed worthy of living.Read More