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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Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Alan Cummings Ellen Page: Flatlining Ellen Page, so good in "Freeheld" (in theaters as we speak), might very well be stepping into Julia Roberts' shoes. Or maybe even Kiefer Sutherland's shoes. [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Entertainment|

Roomer Has It

Across 1 First man to say to a man, "You slay me!"? 5 Hard blow 9 Bean and Burke waved theirs around 13 Item on a docket 14 "June Is Bustin' Out All ___" 15 [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Punting With Pride

By Emell Derra Adolphus "I Love it, even with the injuries," says team member Tashia Pickett. BTL photos: Alexander Godin When you're watching the girls of the Detroit Pride football team, you won't see [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Guides, Health & Wellness|

Getting Sober

By Christopher Treacy It felt like I was circling the drain. I got stuck in a vicious cycle, allowing some evil mechanism within me to destroy everything I tried to achieve while it simultaneously lied [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Guides, Health & Wellness|

Winning Our Rights

BY STEPHANIE WHITE It's time. If there's one thing that LGBT people in Michigan can agree on is that it is clearly time we updated our statewide nondiscrimination law to include all of us. You [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Transmissions: Anomalies

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith In an interview with The Advocate, Kimberly Walton, assistant administrator of Transportation Safety Administration's Office for Civil Rights and Liberty, was asked about issues transgender people have had with the agency, [...]

By |2015-10-29T09:00:00-04:00October 29th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|