By Howard Israel I strongly oppose any sort of LGBT-related ballot initiative in Michigan! History shows, we are the losers when gay rights are put to a popular vote. Civil rights protections should NEVER EVER [...]
BY AJ Trager LANSING - On Oct. 30, Dana Nessel, one of four attorneys in the Michigan same-sex marriage case for DeBoer v. Snyder, announced a new bipartisan ballot committee that would work to add [...]
By Lisa Keen Houston Mayor Annise Parker, left, greets a supporter at a fund raiser for the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance in Houston on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. The ordinance is a broad measure that [...]
BY AJ TRAGER Kunto Howard, 24, project coordinator for "Breaking The Cycle," a program of LGBT Detroit, is working to help people stop smoking. Howard says smoking rates are significantly higher in the LGBT population. [...]
FERNDALE - Affirmations is gearing up to launch a new leadership development program in 2016 called the Leadership Exploration and Development Institute, which will provide LGBT mid-level professionals with education, training, networking and mentoring opportunities. [...]
BY BTL STAFF MONROE - The lastest installment of the popular "Captain Underpants" series by author Dav Pilkey has been banned from the Arborwood Elementary School book fair after book publisher Scholastic Books warned the [...]
BY BTL STAFF Sistrum, Lansing Womens Chorus, is a WITA day stage standard.
BY BTL STAFF SAN FRANCISCO - Less than a week after the White House held a teleconference discussing the end of conversion therapy practices in the country, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, a national [...]