Monthly Archives: August 2013

Country Artists Should Follow Katy Perry’s Lead

Tony Abbot, an Australian politico, got a bit of a surprise when he called into a Sydney, Aus. radio show to talk with Katy Perry about when she’d be touring next Down Under. The pop star turned the conversation from … Continue reading

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Gay Dance Troupe Now Part of Smithsonian

The DC Cowboys, a local dance troupe from Washington, D.C. that performed from 1994 until 2012 will now have it’s own place in history. The Smithsonian Institution will be archiving DC Cowboys memorabilia. From Washington D.C.’s METROWEEKLY: ”They called me … Continue reading

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Breakdown Of Post DOMA Benefit Questions

The Washington Blade has a brief roundup of the issues and questions surrounding Federal Benefits in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision on the unconstitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Below are some excerpts from the analysis: … Continue reading

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Bi-National Gay Couple Green Carded in North Carolina

While the North Carolina may best be known to the gay and lesbian community for the extremely discriminatory constitutional amendment that was passed in 2012; an amendment that bars recognition of not only marriage between same-sex couples but also civil … Continue reading

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Chris Chrities (Il)logic on N.J. Gay Marriage Ban

The website slate.com breaks down the contradicting logic of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s legal brief defending that states separate but equal civil union law: Christie‚Äôs brief defends civil unions in three ways. First, it argues that the state can … Continue reading

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Supporting our Kids, even When They’re Straight

The below comes from one of my favorite blogs, Raising my Rainbow. It’s written by Lori Duron aka Rainbow Mom, who is the parent of a young gender non-conforming child. C.J. loves fashion, glitter, pink, Monster High and other things … Continue reading

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Gender Spectrum Conference: An Update from Lori Duron

The Gender Spectrum Conference occurred July 12-14, 2013 in Berkley, Calif. Gender Spectrum’s mission is “provides education, training and support to help create a gender sensitive and inclusive environment for all children and teens.” Lori Duron, author of the blog, … Continue reading

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