The Brief but Stupid Story of Bill Donohue’s (Almost) Anti-Gay Gay Pride Float

I'm posting this story here because I just love it so much. So the Catholic League is an organization established to "defend the Catholic Church," headed by a man named Bill Donohue. Like most Christian...

Backfire and Backlash: Mike Pence and Republican Reality

Three days ago, Indiana governor Mike Pence admitted that he "didn't anticipate the hostility" that would result from passing the state's new anti-gay "Religious Freedom" law. Speaking to the press on Sunday and Monday,...

A story about Philly police raiding gay bars

A friend forwarded me the story below from the current William Way Community Center newsletter. I just love it: THIS MONTH IN LGBT HISTORY: 1968 POLICE RAIDS ON RUSTY’S This month, we honor Women’s History Month while...

Cartoon: False Flag

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I am just an advertisement for a version of myself

Way back in November of 2007 I posted about the sordid saga of Ethan Reynolds, formerly of the model blog / community Brat Boy School (since shut down; internet wayback machine link here -...

Stop Defending Brendan Eich

A number of arguments in defense of the former Mozilla CEO have emerged, including--surprisingly--from Dan Savage. But Eich was not fired, and he's not a victim of discrimination.

More Crimes That Never Happen!

Perhaps the very worst thing about the repeal of the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance is that voters feared imaginary sexual assault so much that they voted in favor of actual sexual assault. There's basically...

Trigger Warnings and Tyranny

As American law and culture seek to prevent emotional harm, we risk elevating hurt feelings above due process and core principles of justice.

USA’s Oldest LGBT Bookstore to Close

Sad news this week as the Philadelphia Gay News reports that Giovanni's Room, the oldest LGBT bookstore in the country, will close for good in May.

First Amendment Friday: January 20, 2017

Republicans want it legal to kill protesters, the Slants face the Supreme Court, and Trump and Pence each have their own run-ins with the First Amendment.

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