Monthly Archives: April 2013

Os Hillman Claims Stronger Heterosexual Marriages Will Produce Fewer Gay Children


Evan Hurst | Truth Wins Out | April 22, 2013 Right Wing Watch tips us off to a long, meandering piece (which is apparently part of a longer, meandering series) by dominionist Os Hillman on the subject of The Evils Of … Continue reading

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Divinyls Singer Chrissy Amphlett Dead at 53


Jase Peeples | Advocate | April 22 2013 Divinyls front woman Chrissy Amphlett, best known for the Australian band’s 1991 hit “I Touch Myself,” died Sunday at her home in New York after suffering from both multiple sclerosis and breast cancer. … Continue reading

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AIDS ‘Patient Zero’ was a publicity strategy, scholar writes


Don Sapatkin | Philly.com | April 22, 2013 The 1987 New York Post headline – THE MAN WHO GAVE US AIDS – was arguably one of the most influential of all time. “Patient Zero” – a promiscuous gay Canadian flight … Continue reading

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Advocates upbeat as gay marriage vote nears in RI


NECN.com | April 22, 2013 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Supporters of same-sex marriage in Rhode Island say they’re hopeful about their chances ahead of a key legislative vote on the contentious debate. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to debate … Continue reading

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Augusten Burroughs, John Irving, and Cherrie Moraga to Be Honored as the Lambda Literary Awards


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 22, 2013 Contact:  Tony Valenzuela at LLF (323) 366-2104 tvalenzuela@lambdaliterary.org   Augusten Burroughs, John Irving, and Cherrie Moraga to be honored as the Lambda Literary Awards Celebrate 25Years of RECOGNIZING the Best LGBT Books Master … Continue reading

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The Tower of Basel: Secretive Plans for the Issuing of a Global Currency


Ellen Brown | Global Research | April 22, 2013 This carefully research article by Ellen Brown was first published in April 2009. It sheds light on the current crisis of the World monetary system. (GR ed. M. Ch.) In an April … Continue reading

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Three Years After the BP Spill and the Gulf Is Still a Mess


Maureen Nandini Mitra | Earth Island Journal | AlterNet | April 22, 2013 Three years after an explosion at British Petroleum’s Deepwater Horizon rig in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 workers, injured dozens, and set off the worst oil spill in … Continue reading

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City council in Idaho town votes down anti-LGBT discrimination bill


James Withers The leaders of an Idaho town narrowly defeated an anti-gay discrimination ordinance. On 18 April the Pocatello City Council voted on a bill that would have prohibited LGBT discrimination in housing, employment and public accommodations. The 3-3 tie … Continue reading

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Macedonia gay rights advocates brutally assaulted


Dan Littauer Gay rights advocates from LGBT United and the Sexual and Health Rights of Marginalized Communities Coalition groups were brutally attacked in Bitola, Macedonia. The assault happened on Saturday (20 April) and came shortly after members of the groups … Continue reading

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Jennifer Lopez will star in her new lesbian TV series


Janey Street Thornton | Gay Star News | April 22, 2013                              Jennifer Lopez will appear on screen in new drama series The Fosters, for which she is also the producer. The show will focus on the lives … Continue reading

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