President Obama's nomination of former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense has been controversial, partly because of Hagel's icky gay-related remarks in 1998, not to mention his bad record on LGBT issues. Here are some statements that have come forth on the issue: Garden State Equal ... More >>
From a deranged Dirty Harry to the rise of Honey Boo Boo, it was a long, strange, sad, and silly trip
Um, I mean the first openly gay one. Tammy Baldwin is being projected by some sources as a new Senator from Wisconsin.
That's four out of the four where it was on the ballot! And Obama mentioned gays in his acceptance speech.
Washington Blade photo by Michael KeyIt could happen. Tammy Baldwin--who's the only out lesbian in Congress--has announced that she's running for Wisconsin Senator, a position that would make her the first openly gay member of the Senate. (I'm emphasizing openly. There are plenty of closet ... More >>
A female version of the Lavender Mafia is in the cards as more women gain power
As transgenders push for respect, a rift grows with traditional gay leadership
John Nirenberg would walk 500 miles. And it sounds like he would walk 500 more. But unlike the persistent pop tune by The Proclaimers, he refuses to be the man who falls down at Nancy Pelosi’s door. Nirenberg, a hearty New York City native and current resident of Brattelboro, Vermont, intends to ... More >>
White House Backed Off Banking Laws