Category Archives: National LGBT News

A New, Comprehensive Term for LGBT?

A London advocacy group, Pink Therapy, is advocating the use of a new term to replace the long-used LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender): Gender and Sexual Diversities (GSD). the group feels that GSD is more inclusive of the spectrum … Continue reading

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Chely Wright Baby Announcement on Country Music Websites; a Sign of Progress?

Country Weekly has surprised me! The music magazine had put in a baby announcement for country music star Chely Wright and her wife. Even naming her as such in the article: Congratulations are in order for country star Chely Wright … Continue reading

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2012 In Review for the Washington, DC Area

Washington, DC’s METROWEEKLY magazine has a review of the low- and highlights of the 2012 year: In the wake of the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Aubrey Sarvis announced Jan. 18 that he would be stepping down from the … Continue reading

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Gay Pride Festivals 2012

Gay.net has an extensive listing of Pride Festivals happening around the country with links. Summer is here, which means it’s time for Gay Pride. From parades and festivals to tips and tricks for navigating this super cool season, Gay.net is … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage Equality 2012 Year in Review (Thus Far) from the American Foundation for Equal Rights

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GLSEN Teaming Up with Brett Ratner and Tom Ford to Select New PSA for Award-Winning Think Before You Speak Campaign

This came in my email this morning: We’re excited to announce a new partnership with the Ad Council and Talenthouse inviting artists to submit a public service announcement (PSA) that reflects the theme of GLSEN’s Think Before You Speak campaign, … Continue reading

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