BTL COVID-19 Resource Guide

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

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 [...]

Help us get the word out!

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

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 [...]

Book Marks: Ganymede Unfinished, Thiefing Sugar

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

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 [...]

Detroit film festival explores key issues

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

The Detroit Waldorf school will raise awareness on key issues concerning childhood, the environment, our food systems and Detroit during its film festival Oct. 8-9. Tickets are $10 in advance/$15 at the door (per day) [...]

Love, New York

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

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 [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

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

'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 [...]

Q Scopes: Click those slippers, Cancer!

By | 2018-01-15T20:57:05-05:00 October 7th, 2010|Entertainment|

Venus retrograding across Mars in Scorpio offers a chance to repeat or correct romantic and erotic errors. Stress from Jupiter and Uranus push it toward errors of comic proportions. Keep your sense of humor. A [...]

Can I Have Your Number?

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

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 [...]

Out of Town: Atlanta’s Hippest Neighborhoods

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

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 [...]

Euro MPs target Polish official

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

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 [...]

EU increases attention to gender identity

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

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 [...]

Anti-gay Moscow mayor fired

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

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 [...]

Traverse City approves anti-discrimination ordinance

By | 2018-01-15T19:33:54-05:00 October 7th, 2010|News|

by Jessica Carreras TRAVERSE CITY - After a decade of trying, months of heated debate, right-wing scare tactics and skepticism voiced by some city commissioners, the Traverse City City Commission on Oct. 4 unanimously approved [...]

UM student harasser Shirvell takes leave of absence

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

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 [...]

Celebrating LGBT History

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

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 [...]

Gay Through History

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

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 [...]

Oak is their king

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

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 [...]

MSU evaluates campus climate for LGBTQ students

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

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 [...]

Adjustments for AIDS

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

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. [...]

Between Ourselves: Daniel Cuschieri

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

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. [...]

Local DJ Aaron-Carl, 37, dies

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

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 [...]

Optimism dominates AIDS vaccine conference

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

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 [...]

Creep of the Week: Andrew Shirvell

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

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 [...]