Pride Source Voter’s Guide to Endorsements

By | 2014-09-30T09:00:00-04:00 September 30th, 2014|Guides, Voter Guide|

Return to the Pride Source Voter's Guide GLBT Between the Lines Lansing Association for Human Rights http://www.lahronline.org Kalamazoo Alliance for Equality http://www.kalamazooalliance.org/ Equality Michigan/Pride PAC http://www.eqmipridepac.com Environmental Michigan League of Conservation Voters http://www.michiganlcv.org/elections-endorsements/endorsements Sierra Club [...]

Pride Night At The Palace

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By AJ Trager AUBURN HILLS - In an upcoming game against the Toronto Raptors, the Detroit Pistons will celebrate a night of pride. The exclusive Club 300 will host a Pride Night Dec. 19 at [...]

State Senator Comes Out As Gay

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|National, News|

By BTL Staff CNN reports that Sen. Jim Ferlo of Pittsburgh casually came out this week in Pennsylvania. Ferlo, who will be leaving the state Senate in November, was meeting with other lawmakers on Sept. [...]

The House That Shepard Built

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

By Carolyn Hayes Harmer The Abreact Theatre Collective presents "Buried Child" through Oct. 11. Photo: The Abreact With a title as uplifting as "Buried Child," the viewer might presume (correctly) that bleak times are [...]

They Cram A Lot Into Spamalot

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

By Martin F. Kohn Keith Kalinowski as King Arthur and Sebastian Gerstner as Patsy in "Spamalot" at The Encore Musical Theatre. Photo: Thalia Schramm Excalibur. No, that isn't it. Exuberance. Yes, that's the word [...]

Man Of Many Talents

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Dike problem 5 Playbill lists 10 Setting for "At Swim, Two Boys" 14 Pull down 15 Islam's deity 16 Quotation notation 17 Not using the tongue 18 Gay rodeo accessory 19 Zipped 20 [...]

State Republicans Question Need For

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL Staff LANSING - In the House and Senate, Michigan is once again looking at legislation that seeks to add sexual orientation and gender identity into a list of protected classes under Michigan's Civil [...]

HARC Introduces Virtual AIDS Walk

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL Staff The HIV/AIDS Resource Center (HARC) will host the first ever "Virtual AIDS Walk." The fundraiser, which will contribute to the ongoing fight against HIV/AIDS in Washtenaw, Jackson, Livingston and Lenawee counties, runs [...]

Fifth Annual Transgender Health Fair

By | 2014-09-25T09:00:00-04:00 September 25th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By AJ Trager Photo courtesy of Transgender Michigans blog. Co-founders Rachel Crandall and Susan Crocker (center) with other group volunteers showing support at a 2011 Pride event. FERNDALE - Metro Detroit will celebrate the [...]

New Website for Trans Empowerment

By | 2014-09-22T09:00:00-04:00 September 22nd, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL Staff MICHIGAN - A Michigan group launched a new website last week aimed at helping the transgender community with economic empowerment. The new website, sponsored by the Michigan Trans Economic Development Initiatives (MITEDI), [...]

As Heard On Facebook

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00-04:00 September 18th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By BTL Staff Now that the governor's race is heating up, people are making their voices heard on Facebook. Governor Synder has been the direct target for angry Michiganders, while Mark Schauer (running for Governor) [...]

Gender Neutral Bathrooms May Come To Detroit

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00-04:00 September 18th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL STAFF Equality Michigan and Connect2Protect - Detroit have launched an Indiegogo campaign called the Safer Sign Bathroom Initiative to increase the number of gender neutral bathrooms in Detroit. If successful in raising its [...]

‘Angels’ We Have Heard On High

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00-04:00 September 18th, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

By John Quinn Harper (Meredith Deighton) and Prior (Bailey Boudreau) share a close moment together in The Ringwald Theatre's production of Tony Kushner's two-part masterpiece, "Angels in America." Photo: Brandy Joe Plambeck. "Putting the [...]

Take Hope In Health

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00-04:00 September 18th, 2014|Entertainment|

By Shelby Clark Petkus After its earlier success this year, Affirmations will again host a series of relationship skills classes along with HAVEN and Turning Point. Themed around health and wellness, the classes will have [...]