Gay Icons and History: April 2008

Doin' the Dirty . . . John Waters Style

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | April 26, 2008 | 11:59 AM | comments

Have you ever wondered how John Waters gets his rocks off? No doubt it's pretty out there, judging from his movies. Well, the latest issue of Details Magazine features and interview with the iconoclast, and let me tell you ....Read More

Dykes on Bikes® Turns 30

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | April 24, 2008 | 9:45 AM | comments

It used to be that turning the big 3-0 was about as scary as waiting to be taken into that little room to receive your test results. Nowadays, however, 30 is the new 20. Or at least that's what I...Read More

What Can One Say?

Filed by Steve Ralls | April 21, 2008 | 8:27 PM | comments four little lines? It's time to sharpen your pencils (or clean off your keyboard), fellow Bilerico readers! VH1 is offering two tickets to see her Madge-sty in New York, on April 30, to the two people who can best...Read More

Gay Men Seek Intimacy

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 20, 2008 | 5:32 PM | comments

In Hollywood, they call it counter-programming. But in West Hollywood, it was an amusingly ironic accident that the Gay Men's Forum was held on the same weekend as the White Party in Palm Springs. Nonetheless, the all-day event on Saturday...Read More

Israel: At the Forefront of Gay Rights

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 17, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

Editors' note: Guest blogger Michal Slawny is a member of the communications team of The Israel Project (TIP). TIP works to educate the press and the public about Israel. Resources are at the bottom of the post. At only 60...Read More

Taking it back...

Filed by Mike Rogers | April 07, 2008 | 9:00 PM | comments

So, I give up. I'm over the whole "It's not outing, it's reporting" thing. Everyone else uses 'outing' so that's that. A real outing hero, Peter Tatchell, was detained in the UK protesting the Olympic torch: Peter Tatchell, the gay...Read More

Dr. King Created the Road That NBJC Travels

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | April 04, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Although assassinated 40 years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream continues to live throughout America and throughout the world. As an heir and a product of Dr. King's legacy and vision, the National Black Justice Coalition strives to...Read More

RuPaul Hospitalized After Being 'Drop Squaded'

Filed by Monica Roberts | April 01, 2008 | 12:36 PM | comments

RuPaul was admittted to a New York psychiatric hospital after being found on a Manhattan street corner repeatedly singing James Brown's "Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud), wearing an Afro wig, black leather with a black beret and...Read More