Monthly Archives: February 2013

Lake County, Fla. Dragging Its Feet In Allowing GSA

Bayli Silberstein, an eighth grader who is bisexual, has been trying to form a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) at her school to help combat the bullying hat she and her friends had been experiencing: Silberstein’s push for a GSA is in … Continue reading

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Lost of Great Country Talent, Mindy McCeady To Suicide

From CMT.com: Mindy McCready was found dead Sunday (Feb. 17) in Heber Springs, Ark., of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound. She was 37. According to a statement issued by the Cleburne County sheriff’s department, authorities received a report at 3:31 … Continue reading

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Today in LGBT History: The Passing of ‘Sexual Pioneer’ Dan Massey

From METROWEEKLY: In some ways an ally, in some ways a member, Dan Massey was inarguably an advocate for the LGBT – and queer – community, as well as a visionary of sexual freedom for all. Massey died of cancer … Continue reading

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Texas Marriage Equality Bill Introduced

The folks of Illinois weren’t the only ones to receive a Valentine’s Day gift from their state legislators, Texas also had a marriage equality bill introduced this week. From The Dallas Voice: …State Rep. Lon Burnam, D-Fort Worth, gave the … Continue reading

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Same-Sex Couples Split Time ‘Across the Pond’ Due to DOMA

Jeremy Hooper over on his blog Good-As You, gives us a great graphic on the impact that The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) has on same-sex couple where one partner is not from the United States. Go ‘Like’ the Facebook … Continue reading

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Highlighting Marriage Inequality: Morristown, TN

The WE DO campaign from The Campaign for Southern Equality highlights discrimination against same-sex couples by having the couples go into town halls and courthouses across the south and request marriage licenses; knowing the license will be denied or rejected. … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Love Conquers Hate

Former Westboro Baptist Church member Lauren Drain has posses for the NOH8 Campaign. Westboro is known for their protests where the attribute all manner of ills to the judgement of God. Drain wanted to pose for the Campaign in direct … Continue reading

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