David Carter

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Who Started The Stonewall Riots? I Have An Answer

    In 1969, the Stonewall riots--precipitated when cops burst into the famed gay bar and started being their usually abusive selves--defined the modern gay movement. Well, every eldergay on earth claims to have not only been there, but to have started the riot--even more people than claim to have seen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2011

    Joyful Revelers Flock to Christopher Street After Gay Marriage Passes

    Esther Zuckerman​As soon as gay marriage officially passed in the New York State Senate we headed to the West Village. What we found there was not the frustrating body-to-body gridlock that impromptu city celebrations sometimes tend to yield, but instead open, elated festivities. "It's like Ne ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 27, 2010


    Gay rights under discussion

  • Film

    June 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Major Obama Birther Suit Thrown Out

    ​Top birther Orly Taitz has had her request to remove President Obama from office because he's from Kenya denied. Dave Weigel provides the decision. It is full of lovely passages in which we may imagine U.S. District Judge David Carter using the studiously patient tone with which David Letterm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    I'll Be At Barnes and Noble Tomorrow!

    Yes, I'm planning to go to the sprawling bookstore in the Lincoln Center area to peruse the shelves for discount recipe books and sexual board games. And while I'm there, I might as well take part in the "Fresh Fruit Festival" event--you heard me--in which different LGBT writers will read from their ... More >>

  • News

    June 17, 2008

    Before Stonewall

    Remembering that, before the riots, there was a Sip-In

  • Specials

    September 27, 2005
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    December 10, 2002
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    November 13, 2001

    Send Money or We’ll Shoot This Team

    Contraction Signals That Baseball’s About to Birth Something Ugly

  • News

    June 12, 2001
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    April 3, 2001
  • News

    February 29, 2000