Openly Lesbian Dallas Sheriff Addresses DNC

By | 2016-07-29T09:00:00+00:00 July 29th, 2016|National, News|

By Philadelphia Gay News Lupe Valdez, the openly gay sheriff of Dallas County, called community outreach paramount for her deputies when she took the stage Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention. Photo: Philadelphia Gay [...]

Piscatella’s Two Beards

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Where to find bulging pecs 6 Shirley MacLaine's Out on a ___ 10 Cheryl of "Charlie's Angels" 14 Man of morals 15 About Uranus? 16 Gillette razor product 17 "Orange is the New [...]

Tracing the LGBT DNC Legacy

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Election, News|

BY Mark Segal In LGBT media this week you'll see history on the move. So here' a sample: The Democratic National Convention is creating LGBT history in full public view. This will mark the first [...]

HTJ Spotlight: Kai Edwards

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Rapper and Flint native Kai Edwards prides himself on having a unique style and sound. "I really don't sound like nobody but myself," Edwards said. "That's pretty much it. My music basically just describes me [...]

HTJ Spotlight: Charlie B. Keyz

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Singer and gifted musician Charlie B. Keyz does not remember his life without music in it. "I've always been interested in music," Keyz, now 25, recalled. "The first toy I ever received was a piano. [...]

Democrats Ratify Most Pro-LGBT Platform Ever

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|National, News|

By CHRIS JOHNSON PHILADELPHIA -- Democrats ratified a party platform late Monday called the most LGBT-inclusive in history and a unifying document after a bitter primary. As convention chair Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) presided, delegates [...]

Cleveland Mayor Signs Transgender Rights Bill

By | 2016-07-28T09:00:00+00:00 July 28th, 2016|National, News|

By MICHAEL K. LAVERS , mlavers@washblade.com Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson on Friday signed a bill that expands his city's nondiscrimination law. Jackson signed Ordinance 1466-13, which amends Cleveland's anti-LGBT discrimination law to prohibit businesses from [...]