MIVOTERGUIDE.COM

Make Michigan Progressive Again.

Get the 2020 Michigan Progressive Voters Guide and find out which candidates on your personal ballot are dedicated to supporting progressive politics and equality and justice for all Americans.

Get My Voter Guide

Yes, she is

By Kathleen DeBold The phone was ringing when I walked into my house. I had barely said hello when the voice started screaming. "Oh my God! Oh my God! Are you watching this?" "Watching what?" [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:47-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Prevention still the key

By Winnie Stachelberg, vice president for the HRC Foundation Those of us who witnessed the emergence of the AIDS epidemic during the 1980s remember the stigma associated with infection and the tragic neglect of those [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:47-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Eye on Women

Women's History Month 2005 {HEADER To help us commemorate Women's History Month, Between The Lines has asked a few of our community's favorite women to tell us about the legendary ladies that inspired them. } [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:47-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

BTL joins MPA

On Jan. 27, 2005 Between The Lines became a member of the Michigan Press Association, the professional organization for Michigan newspapers and the journalists who write for them. BTL joins three hundred daily and weekly [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:06-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Vallimont brings photography to Ferndale

FERNDALE - Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center is hosting a reception on Friday, March 18 from 6-9 p.m. for artist Melanie Cherie Vallimont at the Pittmann-Puckett Gallery. The exhibit of Vallimont's work will run [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:06-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Crossroads Chapter celebrates 27 years

By Dawn Wolfe Crossroads Chapter was founded in Flint by Grace Bacon, according to current President Kenni Joanne Janiszewski, and through the years has served roughly 1,700 members. The organization currently has an active membership [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:06-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Dr. Mom

TROY - Dr. Rhonda Kobold, 37, an out lesbian doctor of gynecology and obstetrics in private practice, has been helping women "from stork to finish" for years. When she started medical school she originally wanted [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:27:06-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Curtain Calls XTRA

By John Quinn Review: 'Boomtown 1925' Southwest Detroit in the 1920s returns to life at Matrix Theatre It was a decade unlike any other in Detroit's history: The War to End All Wars was over, [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Dear Jody

By Jody Valley Living a lie Q: I am a middle aged woman that has a big problem. I don't know what to do or how to get out of it. My problem is that [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Toni Collette, is set to star in Armistead Maupin's "The Night Listener." 'Night' comes for Williams and Collette The big screen adaptation of Armistead Maupin's "The Night Listener," the first Maupin [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Ask Dr. Wang

By Dr. Kevin Wang Hepatitis 101 {ITAL Dr. Wang, Congratulations on your recent graduation and current residency in Family Medicine. I have a topic for your column that you could perhaps address in a future [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

All politics is loco

Imagine that you have to convince thousands of total strangers to like you in a matter of months. Not just any strangers, but frequently voting strangers. And they have to do more than like you. [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Marriage News from Around the Country

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Connecticut: The state's governor revealed March 1 that she supports the concept of allowing gay and lesbian couples to enter into civil unions, putting an end to questions about where she [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

National News Briefs

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Politics Phelps fails to repeal pro-gay ordinance TOPEKA, Kan. - An effort to repeal a city ordinance that protects gays and lesbians from discrimination failed on March 1, and lesbian city [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Now Playing

Just Out Dear Frankie For years, Lizzie Morrison (Emily Mortimer) has maintained the fiction to her deaf young son, Frankie (Jack McElhone), that his father is a sailor at sea. But she used the name [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Q Puzzle Clues

High-class architect Across1 Terence of "Priscilla"6 The Indigo Girls' "___ Mia"10 Legal org. that argued the Massachusetts marriage case14 Very, in opera15 Barbra's "Funny Girl" guy16 Suction head17 Johnson and van der Rohe designed one [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Reach OUT

The Michigan Women's Commission is co-sponsoring the Michigan Women's Summit 2005: Challenges to Equity. The Summit is part of an effort by leading women's organizations across Michigan to kick off a statewide women's public education [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Q Scopes

By Jack Fertig Talk things out, Libra! Sun in Pisces helps us to see through the emotional constraints Saturn in Cancer has wrought, but it still insists on psychic integrity. If that sounds dull, Mars [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

SHe said:

"We are still in a world where brutal, undeclared war is considered noble and the human female nipple is considered traumatizing to children, and the pope, mustering one of his last wheezing, homophobic breaths, declares [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Theater Events for the period March 10 – 19

Professional Theater: And Then They Came For Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank An extraordinary multimedia play that weaves live performances and videotaped interviews with holocaust survivors. Presented Wednesday through Sunday at Meadow Brook [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Community Connections

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 [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:26:18-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Art & Around

Wellspring's Alternative Dance Project presents Margie Gillis KALAMAZOO - This year, Wellspring decided to celebrate its remarkable 25th anniversary by presenting just one truly incredible guest artist: internationally acclaimed solo dance artist Margie Gillis from [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:25:32-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Calendar

Thu/Mar 10 Fred Hersch Ensemble: Leaves of Grass, 8 - 10 p.m. Leaves of Grass features a stellar international ensemble of today's finest improvising musicians, including some of New York's most versatile and distinctive jazz [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:25:32-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Concert Connections

This Week:Citizen Cope Tues. 3/15/05 Magic Bag, FerndaleChenille Sisters Thus. 3/17/05 8 p.m. The Ark, Ann ArborBrian Vanderark Thus. 3/17/05 8 p.m. Memphis Smoke, Royal OakUpcoming:Jill Scott Fri. 3/18/05 7:30 p.m. Fox Theatre DetroitRusted Root [...]

By |2017-10-31T06:25:32-04:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|