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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Viewpoint: Our Doors Are Open

BY THOMAS 'TJ' ROGERS Although fear is a legitimate emotion - one I would never discount - fear has a tendency to create paranoia. This could not be more apparent than in the alleged connection [...]

By |2015-11-25T09:00:00-05:00November 25th, 2015|Opinion|

Kara Mia!

Across 1 Stringed instrument of Shakespeare's day 5 Home of Picasso's Stein portrait 9 One and only 13 Tight-assed 14 Siberian river 15 Three of Frida's family 16 She plays the title character of 37-Across [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Entertainment, Puzzles|


By Keith Orr The holidays are upon us. In the fast-paced world we live in, we make time to get together with friends. We share stories of the year, good food and drink and we [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Guides, Holiday Gift Guide|

2015 Transgender Day Of Remembrance

BY AJ TRAGER DETROIT - Once a year lesbian, gay and bisexual members of the LGBT community are called upon to stand in solidarity with the trans community and honor the lives of trans brothers [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Michigan, News|

Southfield Swears In First Gay Mayor

BY AJ TRAGER SOUTHFIELD - After a tiring campaign and a win earlier this month at the ballot box, Kenson Siver, the first openly-gay mayor of Southfield, pledged his oath of office before a crowded [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Michigan, News|

Losing Heroes Often Win

By Jerome Pohlen In May 1961, Frank Kameny received notice from the United States Supreme Court. It was rejecting his legal petition challenging the federal government's anti-gay employment policies. Kameny had been fired from his [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Show Us Your Left Behind, Mary!

Parting Glances About 137 years before Good Ol' Charlie Brown waited hopefully on Halloween Night for the Great Pumpkin to appear, William Miller, a Baptist preacher, convinced his flock that Jesus would return Oct. 22, [...]

By |2015-11-19T09:00:00-05:00November 19th, 2015|Michigan, News|