Marriage Equality: August 2006


Filed by Bil Browning | August 31, 2006 | 3:56 PM | comments

1. Nelly Furtado comes out as bisexual via Contact Music (Okay, so this one is about a month old. But we need to give props for coming out, still...) 2. Permission by Public Interest via YouTube (This awesome PSA about...Read More

Illogic 101

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | August 30, 2006 | 11:52 AM | comments

So much public discussion, so much ignorance. Pat Buchanan, whose speeches always sound so much better in the original German, has written a new book, arguing - among other things - that only white Christians can participate in an authentically...Read More

Some thoughts on Lesbians, Transmen, and the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival

Filed by Bruce Parker | August 23, 2006 | 2:12 AM | comments

Recently Mellissa invited us to take part in a conversation around lesbians and transmen. Instead of commenting inside her post, I decided to expand my thoughts a bit and continue the conversation on the main page. I am really curious...Read More

Voter Registration Aimed at Conservatives

Filed by Annette Gross | August 19, 2006 | 11:44 PM | comments

It seems that a voter registration drive is being aimed at conservatives here in Indiana. Two groups, The Indiana Family Institute and Advance America, plan on distributing voter guides and setting up voter registration drives. An article in the Star...Read More

Money, and success, and independence... oh my!

Filed by Carrie Wooten | August 15, 2006 | 7:10 PM | comments

Last semester, I read a small article in Cosmopolitan about what to do if you (being female) are making more money than the man you are dating. Basically, the entire thing was geared toward how to cushion this extreme blow...Read More

Cheap Solutions for HIV/AIDS Prevention

Filed by Seth Kreigh | August 07, 2006 | 3:13 AM | comments

I read an interesting article by Celia Dugger in The New York Times yesterday about a $1 million study conducted by MIT's Poverty Action Lab and financed by The Partnership for Child Development, based in London. The study took place...Read More

Paint Irvington Blue!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 04, 2006 | 9:10 AM | comments

(Editor's note: The following is a guest post by Kevin Fyffe. While I've been busy working on other projects this week, Kevin volunteered to write the post to promote this important GIFA event. While the general information is on the...Read More

Russ Brown Funder

Filed by Jerame Davis | August 02, 2006 | 10:38 PM | comments

Fundraiser to support the election in Senate District 31 -for- State Senate Candidate Russ Brown Join us after your workday ends! Monday, August 7, 2006 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM 664 East Arch Street, Indianapolis YOUR HOSTS: Gary...Read More

Fear of Fucking

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | August 01, 2006 | 12:25 PM | comments

This morning, the Indianapolis Star ran an article suggesting that the FDA might retreat from its insistence that access to "Plan B"--the morning-after pill--be only by prescription. The agency "might" allow women over 18 to purchase it over the counter,...Read More