DACA is an LGBT Issue

By | 2017-09-05T09:00:00-04:00 September 5th, 2017|Michigan, News|

JAY KAPLAN This morning, Attorney General Jeff Sessions (apparently President Trump didn't want to be too prominently identified) announced that the Trump Administration would be rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). In June [...]

Trump Administration to End DACA

By | 2017-09-04T09:00:00-04:00 September 4th, 2017|Michigan, News|

BY MICHAEL K. LAVERS, WASHINGTON BLADE A Human Rights Campaign supporter chants during a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and the Temporary Protection Status (TPS) programs at Lafayette Park [...]

White Nationalists Sue MSU

By | 2017-09-04T09:00:00-04:00 September 4th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Left, a screen capture of one of Kyle Bristow's former websites featuring Bristow with former Michigan GOP Chairman Saul Anuzis. Source: YAFWatch.blogspot.com archives. Kyle Bristow in his student days at MSU. Photo by Todd Heywood [...]

Groups Warn Trans Ban is Real

By | 2017-09-03T09:00:00-04:00 September 3rd, 2017|National, News|

By Lisa Keen James Mattis courtesy of DOD. Gauging the significance of statements from officials in Washington, D.C., has often been a dicey sort of pursuit, especially on LGBT matters. In President Clinton's first [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2017-08-31T09:00:00-04:00 August 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Lesbian sci-fi's Octavia Butler heads to TV She died in 2006, but Octavia Butler's work lives on. The late lesbian sci-fi author was critically acclaimed during her lifetime - and posthumously [...]

In the Nick of Time

By | 2017-08-31T09:00:00-04:00 August 31st, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Haul ass 5 Chocolate factory vessels 9 School of Marcel Duchamp 13 Poet Broumas 14 Bygone pump name 15 Word after "penis" 16 Closet opening 17 Cover for Adam's privates 18 It goes [...]

The OutField

By | 2018-02-02T12:09:31-04:00 August 31st, 2017|Entertainment, Sports|

As it does with so many youngsters, sports saved Kaig Lightner. Soccer, basketball, volleyball, softball - all gave him a place to be himself. On the fields, courts and diamonds of suburban Seattle, Lightner found [...]

Harming Our Troops

By | 2017-08-31T09:00:00-04:00 August 31st, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|

BY JAY KAPLAN On Monday morning, Aug. 28, the ACLU filed a lawsuit in the federal district court of Maryland challenging the constitutionality of the Trump Administration's transgender service member ban. The 39-page lawsuit states [...]