Food For Thought

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Entertainment|

People don't talk about Royal Oak's Café Muse without mentioning the grilled cheese: the way the three-cheese blend - havarti, fontina and mozzarella - melts into a savory mix of basil, tomatoes and organic bread, [...]

Nun of the Above

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "The Wizard of Oz" dropout Buddy 6 In stitches, to Edith Head 10 Brandy bottle letters 14 Mazda model 15 Dixie Chicks, e.g. 16 Cry after getting the shaft 17 Singer tapped to [...]

Amway Boycott Growing World Wide

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Michigan, News|

BY Crystal Proxmire Amway owner and President Doug DeVos It isn't enough to spend one's life making millions off the backs of the gullible in a giant multi-level marketing business. One must also then [...]

Family Support Offers Brighter Future

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By Megan Anderson The Burchett Family. Photo courtesy of Terry Johnston Photography It all started with a web search. When Lisa Burchett's son Nick came out to her and her husband John, she conducted [...]

Education and Advocacy Exhibition Planned

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Michigan, News|

DETROIT KICK The Agency for Lesbian, Gay, Bi and Transgender African Americans will engage colleges, universities and other training institutions that value LGBT culture from across Michigan at The Education & Advocacy Exhibition on Feb. [...]

Viewpoint: Intersections

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

by Gwendolyn Ann Smith When we talk about transgender rights we often view this as a singular, monolithic entity, uniquely positioned and separate from everything else. Indeed, this is often the way that transgender activists [...]

Stay Committed To Fight

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Eric W. Rader In the closing days of the Michigan Legislature's lame-duck session, Republicans hastily passed bills to fulfill the right-wing wishes of a small minority of people in our state. Unfortunately, Gov. Rick Snyder [...]

PFLAG Founder Jeanne Manford Dies

By | 2013-01-10T09:00:00+00:00 January 10th, 2013|National, News|

Jeanne Morford at NYC Pride March in 1988. Photo: NYC Pride Guide, Joseph Barna. "Today the world has lost a pioneer - Jeanne Manford, the founder of PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians [...]