For the first time in history the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has come forward publically with concern for the housing needs of aging LGBT adults. Among those in attendance at their Dec. [...]
LANSING - When the new GOP majorities took office on Jan. 1, it didn't take long for the red wave to begin introducing and pushing measures targeting the LGBT community and other progressive causes. And [...]
Compiled by Howard Israel "The last couple of days have been a lesson in my own educational and societal privilege. In my day to day interactions with people on the planet, I'm generally privileged to [...]
Sharon Janot is a doctoral student from Redford who is writing her dissertation on Queer Theology and Lutheran Confessions through the University of Birmingham in the UK. On Dec. 8 she presented some of her [...]
FERNDALE - Max Fisher was four years old when his mother spoke out about AIDS at the 1992 Republican National Convention. Her words legitimized the fight against the disease at a time when it was [...]
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has deemed ABC’s new cross-dressing comedy ‘Work It’ offensive to the transgender community. What do you think?
Heard on Facebook I don't like it. -David E Ferrell Personally I think it's going to be funny. If everyone takes time to remember their was another show very similar called Bosom Buddies. Don't read [...]
By Eric W. Rader Speak Out With just a few weeks left in 2011, the Republican presidential nominating contest is about to enter a new phase. Early in 2012, GOP voters in Iowa will participate [...]
DETROIT - Thousands of people have joined a growing campaign on Change.org in support of James White, a 26-year-old Michigan resident recently diagnosed with HIV who claims his coworkers at Great Expressions Dental Center subjected [...]
By Eric W. Rader After years of needless procrastination, the Michigan Senate recently passed Matt's Safe School Act, a bill originally intended to ban bullying against youth in the state. The namesake of the legislation [...]
You could say this is Mary J. Blige's second life. Her first, candidly chronicled on her confessions-of-a-wreck album "My Life," was an early glimpse into one of the biggest singing superstars in the world, who [...]
Mother brings Boy to tell Michele Bachmann: “My mommies are gay but they don’t need any fixing.” Watch the video and tell us what you think.
Heard on Facebook The kid does seem pretty uncomfortable though... Not entirely sure using children like this is the most helpful way to make a point. -Daphne Rhodes I totally agree with you Daphne. The [...]
by Dana Rudolph Karen Golinski never meant to become one of the headline names in the fight to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act. All she wanted to do was to secure health care coverage [...]