JGN Founder Linda Lee Dies

By | 2014-03-31T09:00:00-04:00 March 31st, 2014|Michigan, News|

UPDATED: March 31 4:20 p.m. BLOOMFIELD HILLS - Longtime LGBT ally Linda Lee, 69, died March 31. The funeral is April 1 at 2 p.m. at Ira Kaufman Chapel, 18325 Nine Mile Road, Southfield MI [...]

Marriage Equality Isn’t The End

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Attorney Rudy Serra The fight for LGBT equality in Michigan is significantly advanced by Judge Friedman's decision in DeBoer v Snyder. The judge made detailed findings of fact about the studies used by both [...]

Let’s ask

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

by Gwendolyn Ann Smith Most know the modern history of gays, lesbians, and bisexuals in the military: President Clinton's signing of Don't Ask, Don't Tell, and President Obama's repeal of same are well known. Yet [...]

Dallas Buyers Club Med

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Where boxers are visible 5 Prick 9 Regarding 13 Chocolate sandwich 14 Part used in forking around 15 Direction from Stephen Pyles 16 Last name in out talk-show hosts 18 Emulate Clay Aiken [...]

What An Incredible Day!

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Sandi Smith Our emotions soared with joyous love boosted by the strength of our Community, who showed up in solidarity. We have experienced a temporary setback, for sure, but temporary it will be. Days, [...]

Fooling Around In Ann Arbor

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Entertainment|

By Shelby Clark Petkus Make a "fool" of yourself this April in Ann Arbor when WonderFool Productions hosts two events in Ann Arbor: Festifools and FoolMoon. Foolmoon is a unique, moonlight event on Friday, April [...]

On the Passing of Fred Phelps

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Keith Orr Well, my old nemesis is dead. I outlived Fred Phelps. It is a delightful coincidence to Michiganders that Fred Phelps death comes the same week as the first victory in our fight [...]

Michigan Marriage Ban Struck Down

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Michigan, News|

April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse outside the courthouse last week. A federal judge has struck down Michigans ban on gay marriage Friday the latest in a series of decisions overturning similar laws across the U.S. [...]

Discredited Witness Part Of Right-Wing Cabal

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Michigan, News|

DETROIT - U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman found the testimony of the state's key witness sociologist Mark Regnerus "entirely unbelievable and not worthy of serious consideration," and that it was contrived by a cabal of [...]

Why Are Governor Rick Snyder and Attorney General Bill Schuette Wasting Michigan Taxpayer Dollars On A Costly Appeal?

By | 2014-03-27T09:00:00-04:00 March 27th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Contact Governor Rick Snyder Web site: http://www.michigan.gov/snyder/ E-mail Governor Rick Snyder: https://somgovweb.state.mi.us/GovRelations/ShareOpinion.aspx Phone Governor Rick Snyder phone: (517) 373-3400 fax:(517) 335-6863 Write Governor Rick Snyder Governor Rick Snyder P.O. Box 30013 Lansing, Michigan 48909 Contact [...]

Sixth Circuit Continues Stay

By | 2014-03-26T09:00:00-04:00 March 26th, 2014|Marriage, News|

Citing the U.S. Supreme Court's issuance of a stay in the federal district court ruling striking Utah's ban on same-sex couples marrying, a Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel issued an order Tuesday it [...]

Snyder Says Marriages Not Recognized

By | 2014-03-26T09:00:00-04:00 March 26th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Michigan won't recognize more than 300 same-sex marriages performed last weekend before a court halted a decision that opened the door to gay nuptials, Gov. Rick Snyder just announced. The announcement comes a day after [...]