Tale of Two Chambers: Dueling Endorsements for Dixon, Whitmer

In a move disappointing to Michigan progressives, the state’s Chamber of Commerce came out earlier this week in support of gubernatorial candidate [...]

Queer Michigan School Board Trustees Speak Out: Representation, COVID-19 and Putting to Rest That Rumor About Litter Boxes

Susan Estep, a Saline Area Schools Board of Education trustee, says she’s passionate about her role as an elected official. But openly queer Estep [...]

State House Candidate Joey Andrews Is Changing the Narrative About Southwest Michigan

38th State House District candidate Joey Andrews is on a mission to get the word out about Southwest Michigan. Despite a general sentiment he sees coming out of [...]

Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist's Late Gay Uncle Inspired Him to Become an LGBTQ+ Ally

Michigan Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist's LGBTQ+ allyship began when he was just a kid because of, he says, "someone I had a great deal of love for." That person was [...]

This Michigan Legislator Dreams of Putting Parents of Trans Kids in Prison for Life

A new bill introduced in the Michigan House of Representatives would make it illegal for parents and guardians to get gender-affirming care for minors. HB 6454 [...]

Michigan Voters, Take Note: These Three State Ballot Issues Have Significant LGBTQ+ Implications

There are three statewide proposals on the Nov. 8 ballot in Michigan, and while not explicitly about the LGBTQ+ community, each of them has a connection worth [...]

For the Record, Megan Cottington-Heath Does Not Hate Men

Megan Cottington-Heath, an attorney who owns a family law practice, calls it the worst divorce she’s ever seen. The candidate for an open seat on the [...]

Op-Ed: Michigan GOP Co-Chair Maddock Should Resign For Her Homophobic Comments Against Pete Buttigieg

Last month, Michigan GOP Co-Chair Meshawn Maddock targeted U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg with a homophobic tweet, calling him a “weak [...]

For Queer People, the Terrifying Possibilities of a Tudor Dixon Administration

Governor Tudor Dixon. It’s a possibility that sends a shudder down the spine of anyone in Michigan's LGBTQ+ community.And for good reason.It is no [...]

This Gay Michigan State Rep Candidate Doesn’t Know How Long He Has to Build a Better State, But He Won’t Stop Trying

Jason Morgan is no “Debbie Downer.”Yet that’s what the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners Chair and candidate for Michigan’s 23rd [...]

Why Bestselling Author Nora Roberts, a Queer Ally, Donated $50K to a Michigan Library Defunded Over LGBTQ+ Books

Bestselling romance author Nora Roberts tells Pride Source she has a simple reason for donating $50,000 to the Patmos Library in Michigan after she learned [...]