The Wizardry Of ‘Oz’

By | 2013-03-08T09:00:00+00:00 March 8th, 2013|Entertainment|

Somewhere over the rainbow exists fantastical fairies, diva witches and flying monkeys (oh my!), but friends of Dorothy will have to do without the optimistic dreamer and her dog. Neither follow Sam Raimi's yellow-brick road [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente The sun'll come out tomorrow for Jane Lynch And that sun will stay out for exactly eight weeks. That's how long "Glee"'s mercurial Sue Sylvester, aka Jane Lynch, will star as [...]

The Butler Did It!

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "Les Miz" list 5 Two of a kind 9 Jane of the cloth 14 "Desert of the Heart" novelist Jane 15 Craig Claiborne's gumbo pod 16 Weather conditions 17 Thames college 18 Life [...]

‘Phoenix’ Rising

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Entertainment, Theater|

By Carolyn Hayes On paper, playwright Scott Organ's "Phoenix" is a sleek little nugget of a play. The plot encompasses just two characters; their story takes scarcely more than an hour to tell, or a [...]

Phoenix and Scottsdale

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Guides, Travel|

By Andrew Collins Out of Town Few cities have grown faster and more dramatically in the past half century than Phoenix (pop. 1.4 million), which currently ranks as the sixth-largest city in America. It's also [...]

Not-So-Confidential HIV Testing

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Since 2003, the Michigan Department of Community Health has been secretly collecting the names, dates of birth, risk categories, and other demographic information of people submitting for confidential HIV testing at grant-funded locations throughout the [...]

Federal Law Is On Our Side

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By Dawn Wolfe DETROIT - On Feb. 7 the U.S. Justice Department made Michigan history when Everett Avery plead guilty under the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009, for [...]

Training in Non-Violent Resistance Planned

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Michigan, News|

YPSILANTI - On April 13 Inclusive Justice will present a training opportunity for people interested in non-violent resistance. Activities run from 1 - 7:30 p.m. at Eastern Michigan University Student Center with registration beginning at [...]

Spring Break In New Orleans

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Michigan, News|

If you or someone you know between the ages of 12 and 19, is interested in an alternative spring break experience in New Orleans Lower 9th Ward, then Dedicated To Make A Change wants to [...]

Richard Land

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Creep of the Week I've been critical of anti-gay folks for a long time. I've even been known to call them names ("creep," for example), but for as long as I've been writing this column [...]

We Can Make It There

By | 2013-03-07T09:00:00+00:00 March 7th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith Transmissions The City Council of Phoenix, Arizona recently voted on a bill to add sexual orientation as well as gender identity and expression to the city's existing anti-discrimination bill. The bill [...]