Art & Around

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

UMS Presents Kronos Quartet for first time in a decade ANN ARBOR - The University Musical Society (UMS) presents the Grammy Award-winning Kronos Quartet in a program entitled "Visual Music" on Sunday, March 14 at [...]

Community Clipboard

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center 195 West Nine Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220 Phone: 248-398-7105 Fax: 248-541-1943 Email: info@GoAffirmations.org Web: www.GoAffirmations.org Affirmations is home to nearly 150 groups every month! That's a lot of people [...]

Curtain Calls

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By John Quinn Review: 'Living With The Sevinsens' Improv Colony at Planet Ant - At Sixes and Sevens with the Sevinsen Siblings Never let it be said that this column is not educational. In order [...]

Curtain Calls XTRA

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Ferndale playwright brings original work about women to Matrix Theatre DETROIT - "American Women - The Writing's on the Uterine Wall" is a compelling story of the glory, wonder and pain our fertility right brings [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Jody Valley Metropolitan martyrdom Q: I'm in a bit of a quandary and could use your help. I'm an out lesbian mother, graduate student and political activist still sharing a house with my former [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Romeo San Vicente 'Sex and the City' goes cinemascope "The End" is only really the end when a movie deal isn't forthcoming. Always remember that. Because just when you thought you'd heard the last [...]

GOTCHA at the Adams Apple

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Photos by Danielle Another night Kenny and Chris were on hand to greet all who came in the Adams Apple. With food, drink and so many friends the combination could work its way into a [...]

GOTCHA at Gigi’s

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Photos by Danielle GiGi's 30th anniversary party always brings March in like a lion. All the glam, hot music, and a dance floor that is never empty.

Lambda defends ‘activist judges’

By | 2018-01-16T17:31:49+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Bob Roehr Lambda Legal is launching a public education campaign to defend the American tradition of "judicial activism" and judges who are attacked by the right wing. It is called "Judging Discrimination." The announcement [...]

Marriage news from across the US

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Washington D.C.: Following the March 3 U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing, the House Judiciary Committee announced that it will hold hearings in the next few months regarding the issue of marriage for same-sex couples and the [...]

Nite Out

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Thursday Friction with Tom Newman at The Works. Rumors Nightclub hosts College night with DJ Gemini in Grand Rapids. Latino Night comes to the R&R Saloon with $1 cover. Get Thirsty with X-Cel at Thirsty [...]

Now Playing

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Just Out Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Katey Miller (Romola Garai), forced to move to brink-of-revolution Cuba in 1958 because of her father's work, is shy and bookish until busboy Javier Suarez (Diego Luna) teaches her [...]

Q Scopes for men

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Jill Dearman Recharge, Cancer! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): The Sun close to Mercury in your house of endings and new beginnings is making you a little tense about the future. Tie up [...]

Q Scopes for women

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Jill Dearman Recharge, Cancer! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): You are ahead of your time, sweetie, but you may feel like an outsider looking in, while more Philistine types seem to be in [...]

The ALORDE Collective Celebrates Ten Years

By | 2018-01-16T02:28:30+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Dr. Kofi Adoma Kofi Adoma is a co-founder of the ALORDE Collective. A community organizer since the 70's, co-founded several organizations including Karibu House. Professionally, she is a clinical psychologist who is presently teaching [...]

Thanks BTL

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Dear BTL, For many months I have had the idea of sending a brief note of appreciation for the extraordinary work you and your staff do each week in preparing and publishing Between The Lines. [...]

Abstained?

By | 2018-01-15T22:25:44+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Dear BTL, On Feb. 24, 2004 our Michigan State House committee on Family and Children's Services passed a constitutional ban on gay marriage. Yes, all six Republicans voted in favor of it, big surprise. The [...]

Bush is a divider

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Dear BTL, Does anyone else remember George Bush's campaign promises to be "a uniter, not a divider," to be a "compassionate conservative" and to support state's rights? This country is more divided than ever, we've [...]

Pride Source Directory to the rescue

By | 2018-01-16T16:25:02+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Dear BTL, Just a note to say thank you for publishing the Pride Source Directory and to share a success story! When the heating season began last October, I began having some intermittent problems with [...]

Menjo’s not closing

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

DETROIT - Oops! We made a big mistake last week in our Raves 'n Rants announcements regarding Menjo's in Detroit, which won runner up for Favorite LGBT Dance Club. We wrote that Menjo's may be [...]

National Newsbriefs

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Marriage Black marriage event to be held The National Black Justice Coalition, Gay Men of African Descent and New York City Councilman Philip Reed will lead a press conference and rally at 1 p.m. on [...]

An Open Letter to President George W. Bush

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Dear Mr. President, Recently you have emerged on the world stage as the self-appointed spokesperson for heterosexual marriage and all that it represents. Clearly your mission is to protect the sanctity of marriage by denying [...]

Voices from an Urban Bush Sista!

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Imani Williams Overtly aggressive, bitch, wanna-be man - these are some of the words used to describe strong women in general and a lot of lesbians specifically. With girls banding together for protection to [...]

Thinking for ourselves

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Shea Howell In an effort to solidify the right wing base that brought him to power, George Bush announced his support for a U.S. constitutional amendment barring same sex marriages. Bush's effort to court [...]

Wedding bells ring in Portland

By | 2004-03-11T09:00:00+00:00 March 11th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Bob Roehr Portland, Oregon became the newest epicenter of gay nuptials when Multnomah County began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples on March 3. Portland residents Mary Li, 40, and Rebecca Kennedy, 42, were [...]