The Movement: March 2006

Bahamas bans Brokeback

Filed by Bil Browning | March 31, 2006 | 1:18 PM | comments

The Bahamas Plays and Films Control Board said the movie would not be allowed in theaters "because it shows extreme homosexuality, nudity and profanity, and we feel that it has no value for the Bahamian public." NASSAU, Bahamas - A...Read More

Carpetbagger Kiser: If only that was the worst thing ...

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | March 31, 2006 | 4:13 AM | comments

Websters: Carpetbagger: OUTSIDER ; especially : a nonresident or new resident who meddles in politics Some of the more politically naive members of the Indianapolis gay community have complained about the use of the term "carpetbagger" in reference to Kris...Read More

Why Courts Are Adopting Gay Parenting

Filed by Annette Gross | March 24, 2006 | 11:46 PM | comments

Why Courts Are Adopting Gay Parenting By Dahlia Lithwick Sunday, March 12, 2006; Page B02 A heads-up to those of you still fretting about the alleged evils of gay marriage: The parade has moved on. Try as you may to...Read More

Iraq and the LGBT community

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2006 | 4:02 PM | comments

Advance Indiana has an excellent post that I wanted to make sure got some extra coverage. Check out "Al-Sistani Issues Death Order For Iraqi Gays"...Read More

You mean there's gay Irish people too?

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2006 | 1:59 PM | comments

Happy St. Patrick's Day everyone! You know, one of my first LGBT direct actions that I can remember hearing about growing up was over the New York City St. Patrick's Day parade. The parade organizers (otherwise known as the bigoted-Irish...Read More

Duckpin Bowling

Filed by Bil Browning | March 13, 2006 | 10:19 AM | comments

I have ten tickets for HRC's 5th Annual Duckpin Bowling night - Saturday, March 25 from 7-10pm. They're holding it at Fountain Square Theatre Building - and tickets are $25 each. If you're interested in going and having a lot...Read More

Jewish Panel Delays a Vote on Gay Issues

Filed by Annette Gross | March 11, 2006 | 11:50 PM | comments

It seems like they're sitting on the fence. If anyone wants to contact Rabbi Abelson, Chairman of the Law Committee, to help him along, you can e-mail him in care of Rabbi Joel H. Meyers, Executive Vice-President of the Rabbinical...Read More

In Defense of Hillary Clinton

Filed by Bruce Parker | March 11, 2006 | 11:34 PM | comments

"Over the last decades we have made some significant progress in fighting AIDS in our country. But we cannot rest until this progress reaches every corner of the globe and we are able to ensure that no matter where you...Read More

Wildmon Loves Dobson -- Another Rocky Mountain Love Story or Where Is Annie Proulx When You Need Her?

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | March 11, 2006 | 8:51 AM | comments

Matt Foreman, NGLTF's executive director, and other utterly charming folks from a dandy little group called DefCon -- Campaign to Defend the Constitution Because the Religious Right Is Wrong -- have been so successful at getting the goat of the...Read More

Another one for us!!!!

Filed by Bil Browning | March 04, 2006 | 1:15 AM | comments

I am proud to be a member of Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. This organization is the largest women's, largest Zionist, and largest Jewish membership organization in the United States, with over 300,000 members. In Israel, it supports...Read More