After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]

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Deep Inside Hollywood

  By Romeo San Vicente It’s time for more 'Shrill'! First you need Hulu. Then you need to catch up on "Shrill," the wonderfully hilarious sitcom based on essayist Lindy West’s book of the same [...]

By |2020-01-07T16:38:56-05:00January 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|

She/Her/Hers

"Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.)" - Walt Whitman "Song of Myself." I find myself grappling with an unusual contradiction, and one I find myself [...]

By |2019-10-30T16:12:12-04:00October 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|

10th Annual Cheers to HELP Friday, May 10

Scheduled for Friday, May 10, Corktown Health Center will host the 10th annual Cheers to HELP benefit to aid in funding the LGBTQ-specific health center. Patrick Yankee is the Center's chief development officer and he said this year is bigger than ever before for a variety of reasons.

By |2019-05-01T16:08:38-04:00May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

R&H Goes Pop

Across 1 Blows away 5 Affleck's "Chasing Amy" crush 10 Potatoes high in sugar 14 Robin Williams title role 15 What a knight sticks in his enemy 16 Morales of "Resurrection Blvd." 17 Cartoonist Peter [...]

By |2019-04-24T14:40:34-04:00April 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Southeast Michigan Community Mourns Loss of Dani Som, 20

Though he had relocated to Portland, Oregon, last summer, when word traveled back to Detroit that 20-year-old Dani Som, aka Dani Sommerville, had taken his own life in February, his friends here were devastated. By all accounts, Som was bold, audacious and outgoing. He was confident in his identity as a trans man who was disabled, and he advocated for all the communities of which he was a part.

By |2019-04-10T16:12:54-04:00April 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Cat and Mouse Game

Across 1 Fashion designer Oldham 5 Erotic artist Tom, et al. 10 Where Galileo dropped his balls 14 Silver attachment 15 Shining example 16 What muscle Marys pump 17 Title character portrayer in 41-Across 20 [...]

By |2019-03-28T02:43:21-04:00March 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Transmissions: We Are One for the Ages

It amazes me how so many seem to view the notion of "transgender people" as if it was something that magically winked into existence just five years ago. It feels as if so many think the moment they first heard of transgender people is the moment transgender people came to existence, rather than it merely being the moment they stopped living in ignorance about the existence of transgender identity.

By |2019-01-09T13:25:29-05:00January 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|