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Soldier Discharged For Being Lesbian Gets Honorable Discharge After 35 Years

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 12:51 PM June 20, 2014
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Thirty-five years after being discharged for being a lesbian, Lisa Weiszmiller has had her discharge status changed from “other than honorable” to “honorable”.

News

Nordstrom Beautifully Celebrates Gay Pride Month

by David Badash ● 6:40 PM June 10, 2014
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Nordstrom, the upscale multi-billion dollar department store fashion retailer, is celebrating LGBT pride month and to show their support they posted this image to their Instagram account.

News

In Historic Move, Governor Appoints Lesbian Judge To Puerto Rico Supreme Court

by David Badash ● 1:17 PM June 4, 2014
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Governor Alejandro García Padilla has just appointed Maite Oronoz Rodríguez to the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico.

Celebrities

The Death of Stormé DeLarverie Shouldn’t be the Death of Her Legacy

by Thomas Alberts ● 3:28 PM June 1, 2014
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LGBT activist Storme DeLarverie lived a remarkable life and died at the age of 93 last week.

Bigotry Watch

Principal Apologizes For Using ‘Poor Role Model’ Ellen DeGeneres On Catholic School Invite

by David Badash ● 1:20 PM May 21, 2014
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A Catholic school principal has issued an apology to parents for an invitation to an Oscars-styled graduation dance that featured “poor role model” Ellen DeGeneres on its cover.

Discrimination

Catholic Church Fires 58-Year Old Social Ministries Coordinator Because She Married A Woman

by David Badash ● 9:21 AM May 16, 2014
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St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Kansas City, Missouri has fired its coordinator of social ministries after she was accidentally outed in a local news story about her work feeding the poor.

Civil Rights

Watch: Jon Stewart — ‘Gaywatch – Lesbian Life Cycle Edition’

by David Badash ● 10:00 AM May 7, 2014
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In “Gaywatch – Lesbian Life Cycle Edition,” Jon Stewart last night focused on three cases — from Texas, to South Carolina, to Idaho — where lesbians are winning, and losing, civil rights battles.

Bigotry Watch

Maggie Gallagher: Prop 8 Attorney’s Daughter Coming Out As A Lesbian Was ‘A Family Crisis’

by David Badash ● 6:41 PM May 2, 2014
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National Organization For Marriage co-founder and former Chair Maggie Gallagher reveals she believes having a gay child is a “crisis.”

Bigotry Watch

Beck: ‘Hillary Will Be Having Sex With A Woman’ In The Oval Office ‘If It Becomes Popular’

by David Badash ● 3:48 PM April 29, 2014
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Glenn Beck accused several politicians, but especially Hillary Clinton, of hypocrisy on issues like same-sex marriage during his radio show today. And then, said something especially ugly.

Discrimination

Police Chief Fired For Being Gay: ‘Crushing’ To Hear Mayor’s Anti-Gay Attack (Video)

by David Badash ● 11:28 AM April 22, 2014
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The South Carolina police chief who was fired last week, presumably because she is a lesbian, said it was “crushing” to hear the mayor’s anti-gay comments.

Bigotry Watch

Police Chief With 20 Years Of Service Fired After Mayor’s Anti-Gay Rant

by David Badash ● 1:05 PM April 18, 2014
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A small South Carolina town mayor’s secretly-recorded anti-gay rant was revealed after he fired the police chief. She and her supporters says it’s because she’s gay.

News

Ellen DeGeneres Is Number One On Out Magazine’s ‘Power 50’ List — Who Else Made It?

by David Badash ● 1:41 PM April 15, 2014
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The “Power 50″ list is out! Every year, Out Magazine publishes its “Power 50″ list of whom it sees as the most influential lesbian, gay, and bisexual Americans.

News

Florida Man Accused Of Attempting To Murder Lesbian Couple And Their 8 Children

by David Badash ● 9:25 AM April 4, 2014
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73-year old Braulio Valenzuela-Villanueva, reportedly a registered sex offender, is in jail, arrested for the attempted murder of a lesbian couple and their eight children.

Gay Agenda

On Our Radar – Chirlane McCray – New York’s LGBT First Lady

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 10:20 AM March 16, 2014
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Today, Chirlane McCray, New York City’s first openly bisexual first lady, is On Our Radar.

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