Creep of the week: Peter Thiel

There’s a serial bomber at large in Austin, Texas. Two people have been killed and at least three injured in four separate bombing incidents....

Racism in the Gay community

While the LGBT population has much to be proud of since the Stonewall Riots of 1969, the commemorative starting point of the gay rights...

Military’s ban on nappy hair

Rev. Irene MonroeAfrican American female servicemembers comprise the highest percentage of women in the military. And with these sister servicewomen enlisting in the military at higher rates than their white, Asian and Latina sisters to serve and die for our country, the last thing the military should be squawking about is our hair.

Billy Graham’s ministry of LGBT intolerance 

The Rev. William (Billy) Franklin Graham Jr. (1918- 2018) has died at the age of 99. Too often, hagiographies are painted when people die,...

Profound respect

Casting Aspersions — EXTRA In the era of Trump-the-Toad we no longer stand on the firm ground of agreed definitions. “Truth isn’t truth,” as Trump...

The Montenegro threat

Casting Aspersions - EXTRA  It has been an exciting couple of weeks in Trump World. Rarely, if ever, has a U.S. president been able to...

Caitlyn Jenner’s painful growing pains

Commentary When June approaches, I always like to reflect on the pantheon in our LGBT community. However, when it comes to Caitlyn Jenner, it is...

An unwelcome competition between black Brits and African Americans

Commentary This year's Oscars were the most diverse in history. With six nominations for six African American themed films, and at least 10 black actors...

Amazon is the evil empire

Casting Aspersions Save Barnes & Noble! Let that be a rallying cry. It should be tweeted, liked on Facebook, and spray-painted in graffiti. Let it...

The enduring use of the N-word

Commentary In this political climate hate speech is becoming common use. And there has been an up tick of the use of the n-word, even...