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Dievendorf On AG Schuette’s Bedroom Duty

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is demonstrating the state's desire to regulate bedroom relations, with his most recent filing in the case of the Hazel Park women seeking to marry and jointly adopt their children. [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

HIV Testing Day Sept. 27

Reducing the impact of HIV/AIDS is a top priority of the CDC according to its website. National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a national effort founded by the National Association of People with AIDS [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Vladimir Putin

Creep Of The Week Want to be horrified? Do a Google image search for "anti-gay attacks in Russia." Scroll through the photos of gays, lesbians, and pro-LGBT rights protesters being arrested, harassed, and beaten. Let's [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

She Did It!

Across 1 Place for a rubber duckie 5 Land of the city in the 4th row, where a 53-hour swim began 9 Lavish party 13 K through 12 14 "When ___ said and done ..." [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Finding Life In Death

By Kenny Rose I am writing while listening to angry riot grrrl music at a coffee shop just like the closet queer kid I was at 14. Twenty years later, there is a part of [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Obituary: Dillon Ptaszek

Dillon Ptaszek, left, with partner Chris Kitley. Photo courtesy of Chris Kitley Dec. 13, 1987 - Sept. 13, 2013 Dillon Ptaszek, 25, was killed instantly in a one-car rollover accident Sept. 13 on I94 [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Transgender Health Fair Coming Up

The annual transgender health fair continues to grow, with one-stop shopping for transgender health care professionals, service providers and supportive organizations specifically for the "T"s in the LGBT family. The event takes place Sept. 28 [...]

By |2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

GVSU Publicly Affirms Its LGBT Athletes

By Carol Tanis GVSU graduate Joe Miller produced a video featuring GVSU Athletic Director Tim Selgo (pictured) and several student athletes welcoming all students asserting If you can play, you can play. ALLENDALE - [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Jon Hoadley: Ready To Run

Communications dynamo Jon Hoadley is ready to come out from behind the scenes to launch his first run for office. The 30-year-old campaign specialist and community organizer has announced his candidacy for State Representative from [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Peters Energizes LGBT Donors

Dale Morgan, left, and Norm Silk, right, opened their home Sept. 15 for a fundraiser to benefit Gary Peters campaign for the U.S. Senate. Morgan and Silk, owners of Blossoms Flowers in Birmingham, had completely [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Jodie Foster leaves prison, moves into 'House of Cards' Jodie Foster's next feature as a director, "Money Monster," is in that weird no-person's-land known as pre-production, so in the meantime, the [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Entertainment|

Puppets, Music And More

By Amy J. Parrent ANN ARBOR - In 1933 Jun'ichiro Tanizaki wrote a story called "Portrait of Shunkin," a fictional biography so believable in its dense, fragmented style that critics thought the mock documentary was [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Entertainment|

See Cruise

Across 1 Partners of bottoms 5 Vidal's "Visit to a ___ Planet" 10 Words before delighted 14 Final Foursome org.? 15 Cafe con ___ 16 Go down 17 Hudson and Day pillow activity 18 Spear [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Tony Perkins

Creep Of The Week If Tony Perkins knew you were coming he'd have baked a cake. That is, so long as you aren't gay and the cake mix doesn't have a certain homo-loving tart's name [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

The Sochi Olympics Bottom Line

By Lisa Keen While there are a few people who would like to see a boycott of the winter Olympic Games in Russia next February, proposed because of that nation's newly passed laws hostile to [...]

By |2018-01-16T15:58:14-05:00September 19th, 2013|National, News|

Preydar Comes Out

Parting Glances It's a sociological truism that gays and lesbians are mainstreaming American metropolitan societies almost invisibly, certainly seamlessly, perhaps as never at any time before in our rainbow history. Yes, increasingly, we are looking [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Parting Glances|

Back To School

By Hayley Gorenberg, Deputy Legal Director for Lambda Legal Ask Lambda Legal Q: My family and I just moved, and I just started at a new school. I'm hoping that I can be open about [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

A Gift For Myself

By Dave Coulter Viewpoint As a thirty-one year old man focused on my own success - with a great corporate job, wonderful friends and family and a passion for politics - I saw the road [...]

By |2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|