A congresswoman’s public forum on how to survive a Trump presidency 

Democratic Congresswoman Katherine Clark, who has represented Massachusetts’s 5th Congressional District since 2013, has never been someone to shy away from difficult issues. Just last month, the...

Stay focused, diligent and be proactive

Publisher's letter The long election cycle has ended. But it is not a result that LGBTs expect to be happy with. Progressive activists and...

It isn’t over – It will never be over

Casting Aspersions We all breathed a deep sigh of relief when we woke up on December 13 to the news that the loathsome Roy...

Ivanka’s invisible friends

Commentary Did you have an invisible friend when you were a little kid? There's a lot to be said for an invisible friend; it...

The Oscars, the deadly grouches and hope with Hillary

 

Anohni photo by Inez and VinoodhIt's Oscar time, and did you know that the very first transgender performer to be nominated for an Academy Award boycotted the event?  

 

The insanity increases daily

  After a full year of the Donald Trump presidency I am no longer surprised by the lavish insanity of the White House. However, the...

The aftermath of Orlando – 7 relative positives that came from...

It’s been a few weeks since a terroristic madman massacred 49 innocent partygoers in cold blood and injured 53 others at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, and while the pain of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history is still fresh for many of us, some of the smoke has cleared, giving way to a more rational perspective. Without the Everest-level emotions that flooded our collective consciousness in the immediate wake of the attack, thus distorting our cognitive thinking – and fueling our rage – we can now take a step back from one of the deadliest days in American and LGBT history to appreciate what has risen from our slain brothers and sisters’ ashes. Like these seven positive side effects.

Halloween: An American LGBT holiday 

Halloween is America’s gay holiday In the words of the lesbian poet and scholar Judy Grahn, Halloween is "the great gay holiday." And this weekend of...

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...

More bad news you probably haven’t heard yet

Casting Aspersions: “Fasten your seat belts. It’s going to be a bumpy ride” Everyone has been so focused on the impending disaster of yet another...