BTL Strongly Endorses these Candidates on the statewide ballot: Governor & Lieutenant Governor - 4Yr. Term - 1 seatVirg Bernero, GovernorBrenda Lawrence,Lieutenant Governor, Democrats Attorney General - 4Yr. Term - 1 seatDavid Leyton, Democrat Secretary [...]

By |2010-10-11T09:00:00-04:00October 11th, 2010|Uncategorized|

Help us get the word out!

Put a link to the Pride Source Voter's Guide on your site! Cut and paste the following HTML snippets into your blog or website to help us get the word out about the Pride Source [...]

By |2010-10-08T09:00:00-04:00October 8th, 2010|Guides|

Book Marks: Ganymede Unfinished, Thiefing Sugar

by Richard Labonte "Room," by Emma Donoghue. Little, Brown, 336 pages, $24.99 hardcover. The horrific is rendered unsettlingly normal - even hauntingly innocent - in lesbian author Donoghue's mesmerizing (and mainstream-straight) novel about 5-year-old Jack [...]

By |2018-01-15T22:22:10-05:00October 7th, 2010|Entertainment|

Love, New York

Love or hate her, Tiffany Pollard - better known as her reality show-spawned celebrity alias, "New York" - isn't a name you forget. At least not if you caught her, and all the drama she [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

'Glee' gets closer to 'Rocky' It's full steam ahead for the televised mashup machine that is "Glee." The appropriation of every single music reference of the past several decades - well, the ones they can [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|Entertainment|

Can I Have Your Number?

Across 1 Story of Greeks that busted some Trojans 6 All-night bash 10 She played with Sherman on "The Jeffersons" 15 Brando's last one was in Paris 16 Zip 17 Standard of excellence 18 Charlize [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|Entertainment|

Out of Town: Atlanta’s Hippest Neighborhoods

by Andrew Collins The cultural and commercial capital of the Southeast, Atlanta has rapidly become one of the nation's true A-list gay destinations, with its hugely visible and dynamic GLBT scene and a wealth [...]

By |2018-01-16T17:55:18-05:00October 7th, 2010|Guides|

Euro MPs target Polish official

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs Following a row in Poland over comments by the government's minister for equality, members of the European Parliament have urged the European Commission to reconfirm that she has a [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

EU increases attention to gender identity

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs The European Union's commissioner for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship, Viviane Reding, has received kudos from the European Parliament's Intergroup on LGBT Rights for including gender-identity equality in the [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Anti-gay Moscow mayor fired

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs Russian President Dmitry Medvedev fired anti-gay Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov Sept. 27, saying he had lost confidence in him. Over the past five years, Luzhkov has banned gay pride [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

UM student harasser Shirvell takes leave of absence

by Jessica Carreras Michigan Assistant Attorney General Andrew Shirvell, who made national news after word spread of his anti-gay blog attacking University of Michigan Student Assembly President Chris Armstrong, has taken a paid leave of [...]

By |2018-01-16T15:21:10-05:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Celebrating LGBT History

by Jessica Carreras The University of Michigan-Dearborn Gender and Sexuality Alliance wants to give its school's students a little history lesson. But these teachings on times gone by aren't anything that can be found in [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Gay Through History

E. Lynn Harris Every October, GLBT History Month honors 31 key players who have fought, sung, written, acted and spoke out for civil rights for all gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in America [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Oak is their king

Mona Shores students wore "Oak is my King" shirts in support of trans home coming king Oakleigh Reed. MUSKEGON - Students at Mona Shores High School are coming together in support of 17-year-old senior [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

MSU evaluates campus climate for LGBTQ students

by Thomas Wesley While news of several recent suicides of gay students nationwide and the recent harassment of University of Michigan Student Assembly President Chris Armstrong dominates the media, some colleges and universities are taking [...]

By |2018-01-16T09:37:52-05:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Adjustments for AIDS

When Dan Farkas was 20, a car accident altered his life forever. "I couldn't walk for over 30 days," he recalls. "I was in so much pain and my legs just didn't want to work. [...]

By |2010-10-07T09:00:00-04:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Between Ourselves: Daniel Cuschieri

by Jessica Carreras Daniel Cuschieri is a social work student at Wayne State University and intern at Affirmations LGBT community center. The 30-year-old Berkley resident hopes to eventually work as a counselor for LGBT people. [...]

By |2018-01-15T18:29:52-05:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Local DJ Aaron-Carl, 37, dies

DETROIT - Innovative electronic music recording artist, DJ and producer Aaron-Carl died suddenly Sept. 30 following a brief bout with cancer. He was 37. Born Aaron Carl Ragland on Aug. 19, 1973, the sweet-voiced singer [...]

By |2018-01-15T17:21:47-05:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Optimism dominates AIDS vaccine conference

by Bob Roehr AIDS vaccine researchers, meeting in Atlanta, expressed renewed optimism that they might finally be on a path to creating a product that can prevent the deadly HIV virus. "A few years ago [...]

By |2018-01-16T04:23:38-05:00October 7th, 2010|News|

Creep of the Week: Andrew Shirvell

Hopefully by the time you are reading this, Michigan assistant attorney general Andrew Shirvell is out of a job. Shirvell recently took a paid leave of absence after his favorite hobby became subject of a [...]

By |2018-01-15T15:31:15-05:00October 7th, 2010|Opinions|