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LGBTQ Brooklyn Legal Assistance Project Volunteer lawyers offer free general guidance and legal referrals to NYC’s LGBTQ community. Volunteers will provide a free 15-20 minute consultation on any ...
by LGBTQBrooklynLAP
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 12:40 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Professional Islamophobe Pamela Geller's new campaign was specifically intended to provoke the LGBT community . Well she ought to know that when we're provoked, we get active.
by KatRap
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 12:06 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
I'm sorry if this has already been diaried, but I don't see it in the Community Spotlight, the Recommended List, or the Recent list. A "roving do-gooder" by the name of Aaron Jackson, 31, has ...
by Lasgalen Lothir
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 10:54 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
It is the beginning of a new year. I often get ideas for new diaries from comments left in past diaries. And sometimes I am reminded that I need to touch base with the beginning material in this ...
by rserven
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Jan 01, 2013 at 03:30 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Patrick Henry College, a Northern Virginia-based fundamentalist Christian school, has gotten into an uproar about a new blog they've been introduced to; it is, appropriately enough, called " Queer ...
by ConfusedSkyes
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 02:26 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Breaking in Washington, D.C. via Facebook : A group of AIDS activists from ACT UP , the Aids Coalition to Unleash Power, just stormed John Boehner's office on Capitol Hill, to protest the GOP budget'...
by MBNYC
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Nov 27, 2012 at 10:43 AM PST with 35 Recommends
“USA!!! USA!!!” they chanted at us to drown out our own chants of “DREAM ACT AND FULL EQUALITY!” The gay priest was at the front of our little group, and a balding man with a red face and ...
by RedVyking
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 31, 2012 at 01:41 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Scottie Thomaston, the beloved blogger formerly known as indiemcemopants, is the most amazing young man I've ever met. He was born in 1984 in rural Alabama, born with hydrocephalus and spina bifida, ...
by KelleyRN2
Comment Count 270 comments on Tue Aug 28, 2012 at 03:57 PM PDT with 471 Recommends
The Revolutionary Potential of the Queer Rights Movement Currently the LGBT community is focused on many issues, from same sex marriage to ensuring the rights of transgendered individuals are ...
by DevonDB
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jul 16, 2012 at 10:58 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Author's Note : Please note that this is a repost of an article I published earlier in the year. The state itself is a form of oppression. In a modern-day context this may seem like a false ...
by DevonDB
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jul 01, 2012 at 07:25 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I had intended to do a clever diary about how folks like NOM clearly have to be supporting bigamy and polygamy, but it appears that's going to have to wait for another day. Recent events have ...
by Lasgalen Lothir
Comment Count 330 comments on Tue Jun 19, 2012 at 11:33 AM PDT with 187 Recommends
Community Not Commodity is the point we're driving home at San Francisco Pride next Sunday. For those of us who remember early Gay Pride Marches and indeed feeling proud, today's extravaganzas look ...
by Xavior Breff
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 12:37 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
I rarely encounter overt homophobia in my adult life, and I know how lucky I've been. I've had the good fortune to live and work in major cities in the USA, usually very close to gay or metrosexual ...
by DontTaseMeBro
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Jun 14, 2012 at 07:07 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs has crunched the numbers and the data is now out concerning Hate Violence against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and HIV-affected ...
by rserven
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jun 02, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Why are they constantly reducing the value of the lgbtq community and our lives to sex acts? That's the question Alvin McEwan asked in response to Del. Bob Marshall (Republican, of course) who ...
by glendenb
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon May 21, 2012 at 05:43 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Two of my friends in Tennessee (along with some other people) have started a colony of the queer/allied fraternity Sigma Phi Beta at Middle Tennessee State University. This has been an ongoing ...
by Scottie Thomaston
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 12:28 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
I somewhat begrudgingly grabbed my jacket off the seat and allowed the old man to sit down. My momentary inconvenience turned to joy when I heard the man speaking Hebrew on his cell phone. ...
by madler
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Apr 01, 2012 at 05:08 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
UPDATE x2!: Actually now that I'm thinking about it, it'd be pretty cool if you could show your support for this by donating a little bit to P8TT ! UPDATE: I'm having trouble with images but here'...
by Scottie Thomaston
Comment Count 152 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2012 at 10:12 AM PDT with 180 Recommends
this* is what QUEER looks like By Mian Crarvin I find this piece important because the images of ourselves in the media and at our own events are usually of the following sort:
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Mar 11, 2012 at 10:27 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Freedom to Marry has launched a new campaign, Democrats: Say I Do , urging the Democratic Party to recognize the freedom to marry for gay and lesbian couples in its 2012 platform. The platform "will ...
by Scottie Thomaston
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 06:25 AM PST with 33 Recommends