Felix Buxton, half of the seminal DJ duo Basement Jaxx talks about getting back to the roots of house music. read more
Today in Chicago, couples from Wisconsin and Indiana head to Chicago's Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, where they will make the case for basic fairness under the law. Last night, in that same Windy City, was another chance to make...
AB 1951, a bill that would allow a child’s birth certificate to reflect same-sex parentage, is making its way through the California assembly after passing with a preliminary 50-8 vote. Sponsored by Equality California and written by Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez,...
Democratic-leaning panel will hear two same-sex marriage cases this morning. The post Three-judge panel announced in Seventh Circuit cases challenging Wisconsin, Indiana same-sex marriage bans appeared first on Equality On Trial.
Valerie Cherish meets the paparazzi read more
BY ARI EZRA WALDMAN Marriage equality gets another hearing before another federal appellate court this morning. Before an as-yet-to-be-named three-judge panel of the Chicago-based Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, gay and lesbian couples in Indiana and Wisconsin will argue that,...
Last week former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell revealed during his corruption trial that he has left his wife and is now living with a Catholic priest named Wayne Ball, seen above. That priest, as it turns out, was once busted for having gay sex in a parking lot. Show More Summary
It was a big night for Ryan Murphy, one of the most powerful gay men in Hollywood read more
Minnesota Police have released more photos of the man wanted in the murder earlier this month of his ex-boyfriend and former business associate. Lyle "Ty" Hoffman is the prime suspect in the killing of Kelly Phillips (right), an LGBT Minnesota...
A long line has formed outside the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago this morning for today's hearing of the marriage equality lawsuits for Indiana and Wisconsin. I'll be posting live-tweets from the scene and audio/video as it becomes available. Washington Blade reporter Chris Johnson is on the scene.
The World Congress of Families will hold its annual convention in Melbourne, Australia next week - that is, if their venues don't cancel on them. The letter on the WCF website has been written to respond to what it claims has been “unremitting and grossly misleading attacks” in the lead-up to Saturday’s conference at St Cecilia’s school hall. Show More Summary
Pro-Russian separatist commander Igor Strelkov is probably really pissed right now. A smutty new gay e-book starring him has gone on sale on Amazon. The price? $1.93. (Free with Kindle Unlimited.) According to the book’s description, “Sucking Strelkov is the story of a chance encounter with one of the most evil men in Europe. Contains depictions of rough M/M […]
It’s a week of must-see classics in home entertainment, both old and new! We’ve got the long, long, long-awaited film version of Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart (above), a Criterion release of Bob Fosse’s 1979 dance-filled must-see All That Jazz, and the latest from poetic gay Mexican filmmaker Julián Hernández, I Am Happiness On Earth. […]
Boxers, which presently has Chelsea and Hell's Kitchen locations, is opening a new club next week in Times Square - but this one is meant to appeal to a mixed crowd. The bar chain — known for its shirtless bartenders — plans to make the new location at 215 W. Show More Summary
Bisexuals have long been on the front lines for marriage equality yet get labeled as gay or lesbian. read more
Via the Washington Post: Arby’s faced a key problem as it moved to attract customers: People thought the restaurant served mainly roast beef. To change that, the company made this poster showing a tall stack of every meat on the menu, from bacon to brisket. Show More Summary
We asked 27 bisexual people around the world, 'What's the biggest misconception you face about your current relationship?' read more
We’ve had dozens of awesome rulings on marriage equality over the last year and a half, but the latest from Florida might be the best one yet. Judge Robert L. Hinkle has written a pretty amazing takedown of the homophobic arguments put forth by antigay lawyers. At every step of the way, he not only […]
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, transgender people like Devin Payne are able to obtain the health coverage they need. But obstacles to treatment endure. read more