Daily Archives: February 1, 2014

The Stonewall Riots – The LGBTQ Movement Is Born and My Own Confused, Prolonged Coming Out

Know your history. On June 27, 1969 our movement’s pioneers decided they had, had enough. When New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Greenwich Village something different or perhaps I could say something queer happened … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Gay Star News

Queer news and entertainment for February 1, 2014 from the good people at Gay Star News: TOP STORIES Two men jailed in Senegal under anti-gay law A gay couple admitted to having sexual relations in court yesterday and were sentenced … Continue reading

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Queer News Roundup – Pink News UK

Queer news, including most discussed stories for February 1, 2014 from the Good People at Pink News UK:   LATEST STORIES 10:17 AM US: Virginia House advances bill to defend same-sex marriage ban  9:31 AM NHS trust confirms plan to … Continue reading

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‘Live And Let Love,’ Sweden Campaign, Shows Support For LGBTQ Russians

Last October, Huffington Post Gay Voices brought us the story of 2,000 Swedes who got together in Stockholm’s Olympic Stadium to sing the Russian national anthem as a statement of solidarity with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Russians. The … Continue reading

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Gay Love: Radical Something’s New Video Supports Trevor Project | YourTango

Music video with a message… Shannen Doherty and Holly Marie Combs join forces with Radical Something on “Pure.” Music to our ears! “When we were first developing the concept for ‘Pure’, everyone involved had been following The Trevor Project and felt strongly … Continue reading

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Preventing Trans* Suicide

Important new research sheds light on a problem that needs more attention and services… Scout grew up in rural Minnesota and spent a year in a mental institution when he was young. At times, he considered suicide, a result of … Continue reading

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Conservatives’ ridiculous war on the Girl Scouts – Salon.com

Yikes! Those crazy Right Wing Nutters, (perhaps that should be a new Girl Scout Cookie flavor), are at it again… First, the frothing conservatives declared war on Halloween. Then, they declared war on the imagined war on Christmas. Now, in … Continue reading

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Zmuda protest an ‘amazing’ sign, says gay-rights luminary | Local News | The Seattle Times

The Zmuda effect continues! Not only was the story of Catholic high school students rallying behind their fired gay vice principal inspiring it has served as a catalyst for discussion both within the Church but also in society as a … Continue reading

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Russia’s Anti-Gay Law Aiding In Abuse Of Homosexual Youths : Headlines & Global News

Another story about the anti-LGBTQ youth violence in Russia and how the anti-gay law feeds into it… Violence against homosexuals in Russia was present before President Vladimir Putin signed an anti-gay law prohibiting homosexuals from, well, being themselves in public, … Continue reading

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Utah: Syracuse couple helps homeless youths kicked out by their families

What a wonderful project! I hope this couple’s example is followed in every state across the US: David Moore and Neca Allgood Photo: standard.net For some youths who may find themselves with no place to go, David Moore and Neca … Continue reading

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RUSSIA COMPLICIT IN THE CHILD ABUSE OR SUICIDE OF LGBTQ YOUTH

An important story that illustrates how vicious Russia’s LGBTQ “propaganda” law is. Read through to the end to see why I gave this the headline I did. This was reported by Brody Levesque in LGBTQ Nation… Russian LGBT teen advocate charged under … Continue reading

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