In the battle over gay rights, dissent during wartime isn't always tolerated
Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy We like the idea of Touré, but as a person and concept, he's got two sides. There's the Good Touré, who writes beautifully, gave us a nice shout out once, and frolics around the Brooklyn neighborhood we both live in with ... More >>
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Steven ThrasherJacobs at the Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal signing ceremonyLast week, we wrote about how the Courage Campaign won $50,000 from the Pepsi Challenge, and our concern about the ways in which Pepsi was able to use an LGBT advocacy group to market its product in the non-profit arena ... More >>
Yesterday, we got an email from the Courage Campaign with the subject line, "We won! Here's what's next." We assumed it would be a belated fundraising appeal responding to New York's Marriage Equality Act, asking for donations to fight on the federal level. Instead, what we found when we op ... More >>
Mike WolfCome/Eleventh Dream Day The Bell House Saturday, April 16 Better than: Reliving the past. If you suffered through the '90s--for example, if you made it through the dark college-age angst you still associate with Joy Division only to find that getting older just made the hard questi ... More >>
The 2011 Conservative Political Action Cnference (CPAC), held last week, was in some respects like the previous year's: For example, everyone loved that the place was full of young people, until the kids gave libertarian Ron Paul their straw poll vote. There were some changes, though. Perhaps hopi ... More >>
Anyone who has followed the effort to repeal Don't Ask, Don't tell will have noticed someone prominent missing from the debate over the past couple weeks: Lt. Dan Choi. As the attempt to end the law before the Republicans take over congress has sputtered along, Choi has been missing in action ... More >>
Tomorrow is Harvey Milk's birthday. It's an official holiday in California for the first time (signed into law last year by the Terminator), and will be marked here in the city by a march beginning at the GLBT Center at noon. Runnin' Scared spoke to the real-life Cleve Jones on the phone (portr ... More >>
The frustrating circle-jerk in Albany.
Palin the 'big backstabber,' he says. Plus: Don't ask, do tell.
The ordeal of the New Yorkers sent to clean up the mess at Abu Ghraib
Fear and loathing in the academy: Ward Churchill faces the dilemma of the holy whore
A Casebook in the Meaning of the Closet
The Tribal Rites of America's Military Leaders. No Wonder They're Bullish on War.
What a Bush Administration Would Mean for Gays
Hopes, Fears, and Prison Building In an Upstate New York Town