Patrician Literature

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 "Funny Girl"'s Fanny 6 Soccer legend 10 Initiated phone sex 14 "Hot dog!" 15 Russian sea 16 Spread out on the breakfast table 17 Part of a "Tommy" lyric 18 Blaringly colorful 19 [...]

Obituary: Rev. Rodney E. Reinhart

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Michigan, News|

Born in Toledo, Ohio and raised in Detroit, Rodney Reinhart's first calling was to teach. He earned a degree in English and secondary education from Oakland University and taught for many years in the Detroit [...]

Understanding HIV In 2015

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Michigan, News|

In the 34 years since HIV was first identified by science, much has changed. It's no longer just a matter of whether someone is HIV-positive or not -- today, with medical advances, people living with [...]

Getting To Zero

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Michigan, News|

Alex Saenz is a gregarious 27-year-old gay man, but his bubbly exterior hides a rough and tumble life. The 2009 Eastern High graduate struggled with addiction, specifically meth, a popular sex drug in gay communities [...]

Photo Unified – HIV Health And Beyond

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Michigan, News|

AIDS Partnership Michigan and HIV/AIDS Resource Center merged earlier this year to strengthen the response to and treatment of HIV in Southeast Michigan. The merged organization officially launched its new brand Dec. 1 - World [...]

2014 NCAVP Intimate Partner Violence Report

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|National, News|

BY BTL Staff Sixteen anti-violence organizations from 13 states across the country contributed testimony from 2,166 reports of Intimate Parter Violence for the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Program's 2014 report on LGBT Intimate Partner Violence [...]

Don’t Sign The Petition

By | 2015-12-03T09:00:00+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Howard Israel Hey there! Please don't sign the petition that would allow the general voting public to decide whether or not Michigan's LGBT citizens deserve civil rights protections! Really. I mean it. Here's why... [...]