DEARBORN- On Oct. 22 Equality Michigan will present the highly anticipated 2011 State Equality Dinner event "Out on the Town" at The Henry in Dearborn, Mich. The gala evening is Equality Michigan's signature fundraiser. In [...]
By Bridgette M. Redman The exuberant beginning featured tie-dyed hippies and spaced-out peaceniks grooving out to '60s music in what promised to be one big party. Had the party continued in that vein, Shakespeare West's [...]
By Crystal Proxmire FERNDALE- As the summer pride season winds down, one final celebration in Geary Park gives the transgender community a chance to show its pride. Pride in the Park, organized by Transgender Michigan, [...]
Senior members of the Obama Administration announced Aug. 19 a new process to review and potentially stay deportations of certain non-criminal immigrants, including bi-national same-sex couples. Roughly 300,000 immigrants are currently in the deportation process. [...]
by Richard Labonte "The Two Krishnas," by Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla. Magnus Books, 348 pages, $14.95 paper. A closeted husband, an unsuspecting wife, an achingly needy younger lover - the three pivotal people in Dhalla's second [...]
Michele Bachmann says she’d happily bring back ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ if she were president. Also: is it just us, or do her photos keep looking crazier?
Heard on Facebook Does she hate just US, or are there others she is not discussing? She is crazy and the photos prove it. I can't wait for the next couple of weeks' pics... -Donald [...]
By Lisa Keen The ACLU on Aug. 15 filed a federal lawsuit against a public school district in Missouri that blocks school computers from access to LGBT supportive organizations. The ACLU charges that the school [...]
On average, there are 5.6 same-sex couples per 1,000 households in Michigan. But these top 5 counties and cities had higher than average rates of same-sex couples. Read more about same-sex couples in the 2010 [...]
By BTL Staff WATERLOO, Iowa- Marcellus Richard Andrews died Sunday due to severe head injuries he suffered in a fight, reports the Des Moines Register. He was 19. The young man was a resident of [...]
Gays adore Anne Hathaway for more than her sweetheart sensibility and frumpy-to-fashionable underdog role in "The Devil Wears Prada." She's practically an honorary member of the community, contributing to the "It Gets Better" project, receiving [...]
Bert & Ernie not gay, and they aren’t getting married, says Sesame Street. What do you think of the news?
Heard on Facebook What a lame, corporate response. -David Paul Rudzinski Right. And Michele Bachmann's husband is straight, too. -Jeanne Ruzzin Anderson Cooper is not gay, either. -Nicholas Michael Bashour Aren't they supposed to be [...]