After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Michigan: Transgender Day of Remembrance Events

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

By |2013-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Transgender Woman Murdered in Detroit

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 [...]

By |2013-11-15T09:00:00-05:00November 15th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Sex, Lies & Lesbians

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

To Grandmother’s House We Go

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. [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Entertainment|

Upcoming Events

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Michigan Races On Our Radar

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Gates Poised To Lead Boy Scouts

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; [...]

By |2018-01-16T11:40:27-05:00November 14th, 2013|National, News|

Laurie Higgins

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Remembering, And Looking Ahead

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 [...]

By |2013-11-14T09:00:00-05:00November 14th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|