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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Into The Pride Groove

By Jerome Stuart Nichols DJ Dav 4:15 p.m. May 30 Ferndale Pride Dance Stage Even though he's a 40-year-old straight guy, DJ Dav knows how to get the gays on the floor. "Last year [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Entertainment|

Pride Events

Compiled By Shelby Clark Petkus June 5 Love Who You ART Presenting Organization: KGLRC/Kalamazoo Pride Time: 5 p.m. Location: Urban Modern Hair, 235 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo Featuring "ArtHop" art on display, light appetizers, free [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Entertainment|

Calling All LGBT Couples

BY BTL STAFF DETROIT - Motor City Pride is just one week away and Affirmations, FCA US and FIAT Brand want all LGBT couples in the state to be a part of marriage equality history. [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Michigan, News|

Motorball Drives Back Into Motown

FERNDALE -- Detroit isn't necessarily on everyone's radar as a gay summer dance destination, but a non-profit organization is changing that. MotorBall, back for its second year, kicks off LGBT Pride Month with a weekend [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Michigan, News|

Annual Planting Event Comes To Woodward

BY BTL STAFF BIRMINGHAM - The Woodward Avenue Action Association will host their Fourth Annual Sunflower Gardens on Woodward event in hopes of beautifying the area. Hundreds of flowers will be planted on Woodward between [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Michigan, News|

LGBT Films Broadcast For Pride Month

By BTL Staff As part of WORLD Channel's diverse, independent documentary series, "America Reframed," two LGBT films will be aired during Tuesday nights in June. Hosted by Natasha Del Toro, the film series "illuminates the [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|National, News|

Pride On Our Terms

By Dave Coulter The Stonewall uprising nearly half a century ago, widely considered the start of the modern gay rights movement, was the impetus for the first Pride parade. We've been marching ever since. We've [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Ireland: Before And After

With the final ballots counted, the vote was 62 percent in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage, and 38 percent opposed. The turnout was large -- more than 60 percent of the 3.2 million eligible voters [...]

By |2015-05-28T09:00:00-04:00May 28th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|