Michigan: Transgender Day of Remembrance Events

By | 2013-11-19T09:00:00+00:00 November 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Transgender Day of Remembrance is a day to honor those who died because they were perceived to be transgender. http://www.transgenderdor.org Traverse City, Nov. 19 Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Grand Traverse, http://www.uucgt.org 6PM for a potluck [...]

Transgender Woman Murdered in Detroit

By | 2013-11-15T09:00:00+00:00 November 15th, 2013|Michigan, News|

DETROIT - According to an Equality Michigan press release, a murder victim found last Friday, Nov. 8, discarded in a trash receptacle off Woodward Ave. in Detroit has not yet been identified, but is believed [...]

Sex, Lies & Lesbians

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

By Gary M. Kramer The extraordinary Cannes Palme d'Or-winning French film "Blue is the Warmest Color," about a teenage lesbian's coming of age, has become famous for its lengthy and explicit sex scenes, but this [...]

To Grandmother’s House We Go

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

By John Quinn There are rough spots on the long road to healing. One man's journey is the subject of Amy Herzog's dramatic comedy, "4000 Miles," a finalist for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Guinevere Turner "Creeps" up on you Guinever Turner, star and co-writer of the '90s lesbian indie classic "Go Fish," has never stopped working. Or working it. She wrote the screenplay for [...]

Upcoming Events

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Nov. 21 The HIV/AIDS Resource Center (HARC) in Ann Arbor will hold the 2013 Wine Cellar event founded by Keith Orr and Martin Contreras of aut Bar. Proceeds benefit care, prevention and outreach programs serving [...]

Michigan Races On Our Radar

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Royal Oak City Commission There are three open seats and four candidates running. The one candidate, Diane Hargan who opposed the Human Rights Ordinance, publically speaking out against it in Commission meetings and online, lost [...]

Gates Poised To Lead Boy Scouts

By | 2018-01-16T11:40:27+00:00 November 14th, 2013|National, News|

By Chuck Colbert National gay-rights leaders are responding positively to reports that former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates will lead the Boy Scouts of America. The Scouts' national executive board selected Gates late last month; [...]

Laurie Higgins

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Creep Of The Week Hooray for Illinois, the latest state to allow gays and lesbians to get legally married. As People for the American Way points out, that brings the grand total of U.S. states [...]

Remembering, And Looking Ahead

By | 2013-11-14T09:00:00+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

by Gwendolyn Ann Smith Transmissions Fifteen years ago, in an apartment in Alston, Massachusetts, a transwoman of color named Rita Hester was stabbed to death. It was her death - as well as the death [...]