It’s time to step up

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Time is running short this election cycle. In just four short weeks we will go to the polls to decide who will lead our country, who will make decisions at the state and local level [...]

Lesbian Notions

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Paula Martinac Elect to get involved In response to the presidential-election debacle of 2000, in which both parties reported voting irregularities in a number of key states, a group of concerned Americans created a [...]

Correction: OutFest Sponsor update

By | 2018-01-16T08:16:23+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

In last weekÕs issue of BTL the sponsors for OutFest were listed incorrectly. OutFest sponsors at the $1000 level and up were; Pfizer pharmaceuticals and Pfizer Rainbow Alliance, Coors Brewing Company, Between The Lines, Absolut, [...]

Love is no currency in a Texas court

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Mubarak Dahir William Ross shouldn't be homeless. But he is. Because in Texas, like in so many places in America, a loving relationship between two people of the same sex means nothing at all [...]

Art & Around

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

AA Promethean.jpg: The Paul Taylor Dance Company presents "Promethean Fire" and other works at Ann Arbor's Power Center, courtesy of UMS. Photo: Lois Greenfield. 'The Lord of the Rings Symphony' to play Detroit's Fox Theatre [...]

Concert Connections

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

This week: Tamara Bedricky w/ The Twilight Babies Fri. 10/1/04 8 p.m. The Magic Bag, Ferndale Rilo Kiley Sat. 10/2/04, 8 p.m. Magic Stick, Detroit Vote For Change featuring Bruce Springsteen, R.E.M., Bright Eyes Sun. [...]

Curtain Calls

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

CC1 Humble.jpg: Paul Hopper, Barbara Coven and Gillian Eaton breathe life into "Humble Boy" at Ann Arbor's Performance Network Theatre. Photo: Peter Smith. Review: 'Humble Boy' Here's the buzz: 'Stinging' comedy opens Performance Network season [...]

Curtain Calls XTRA

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Review: "The Adventures of Captain Neat-O Man" & "Space F*ckers" HEADLINE Super heroes, aliens and kidnappers, oh my! DECK It's just the start of another season of 'coolness' at Abreact I admit it: I'm a [...]

Different = wonderful

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith I recently had a delightful experience. My partner and I were grabbing a train into town recently, when we came upon a fellow traveler. I spotted hir on the way to [...]

Customers rule at Chrome

By | 2018-01-16T11:58:23+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Sharon Gittleman If youÕre looking for a tie emblazoned with hot sauce bottles and chili peppers, Chrome is not for you. But if the latest designer European fashions from Milan and beyond excite you, [...]

Love’s mirror, kisses and all

By | 2018-01-16T14:52:17+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Cornelius A. Fortune In 1986 in England, the Local Government Act of 1986 (referred to as Section 28, or Clause 28) prohibiting homosexuality was passed; in the clause, gay family relationships were labeled as [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Romeo San Vicente Keaton surrenders to 'Dorothy' Annie Hall is off to see the wizards - not of Oz, but of CBS. Oscar winner Diane Keaton has signed on to star in and executive [...]

Now Playing

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Just Out Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow An evil scientist (the late, digitized Laurence Olivier) wants to destroy the world, so it's Joe "Sky Captain" Sullivan (Jude Law) to the rescue. Together with [...]

Q Puzzle Clues

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Three Squares Across1 Pricks5 Audre Lorde, to Hunter College11 Parsons of basketball14 "Be that ___ may..."15 Offering from Stephen Pyles16 Latina writer Castillo17 With 25-Across, Tru story19 Butt20 High opening?21 Nongay, briefly22 Ward of "Once [...]

Q Scopes

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Jack Fertig Choose guests carefully, Scorpio! Mars in Libra is already dithery, but in quincunx to Uranus in Pisces, it will be a miracle if anything gets done! Pick a partner and agree on [...]

Community Connections

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Get connected! Non-profit organizations are encouraged to send listings of ongoing events to Community Connections via email at dawnwolfe@pridesource.com, fax at 248-615-7018 or postal mail: 20793 Farmington Rd., Ste. 25, Farmington, MI 48336. FORTY WORD [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Jody Valley Slow down and get to know each other Q: My lover and I have decided to tie-the-knot, as best we can, that is, given we can't do it legally, here. That's not [...]

SHe Said

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

"They could have made this proposal clear and concise, but they had another agenda. Most of the people who signed the petition believed it was about gay marriage. But those people who were behind this [...]

Tell your story

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking same-sex couples to tell their stories to help in the fight to make marriage equal in America. The most powerful weapon to change legal and public opinion is [...]

Rev. Karl Jackson

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

In this special feature, which will run weekly through election day, Between The Lines will profile people from across the state who are working diligently to defeat the discriminatory and anti-gay Proposition 2. The people [...]

CFM party raises funds, support

By | 2018-01-16T02:33:26+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

BTL Staff Report Caption: CFM party hosts Linda Lombardini, Sandy Smith, Jack Lemuz and Zach Lowe encouraged their guests at Frenchies in Ypsilanti's Depot Town to give generously to the fight against Proposal 2, and [...]

Coalition for a Fair Michigan keeps growing

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

The number of member organizations in the Coalition for a Fair Michigan continues to grow as the election gets closer. Concerns over civil rights protection, discrimination against LGBT people in Michigan, and the threat Proposal [...]

LGBT – and ‘I’ is for Intersex

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

BTL Interview by Dawn Wolfe NOTE: Run with 1238/artwork/process/Dreger pics; run book covers by the book titles if possible Dr. Alice Dreger, an Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies and Associate Faculty in the [...]

Proposal 2 losing ground

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

By Dawn Wolfe Poll numbers released by CNN on Sept. 21 showed that support for Proposal 2, which would ban recognition of marriages of same-sex couples, civil unions and domestic partnerships between all couples, had [...]

Marriage News from Around the Country

By | 2004-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Arkansas: The state Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Sept. 23, less than six weeks before the Nov. 2 general election, in a petition to knock a proposed constitutional amendment [...]

National News Briefs

By | 2018-01-16T14:30:53+00:00 September 30th, 2004|Uncategorized|

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Politics House blocks court on pledge case rulings WASHINGTON - The House passed 247-173 legislation Sept. 23 that would prohibit federal courts, including the Supreme Court, from hearing cases involving the [...]