Category Archives: Arts/Entertainment/Media

Eileen Myles reads from forthcoming dog memoir


Lauren E. Childers | Windy City News | November 12, 2014 On Nov. 2, the 25th Chicago Humanities Festival hosted well-renowned New York poet Eileen Myles at the Poetry Foundation. Myles opened with chronicles from poetry new and old, but … Continue reading

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James Risen: The Post-9/11 Homeland Security Industrial Complex Profiteers and Endless War


Mark Karlin | Truthout | November 16, 2014 (Photo: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing)Unintimidated by the efforts of two administrations to force him to reveal a confidential source who disclosed the betrayal of the public by the government, Pulitzer Prize- winning New York … Continue reading

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In one tweet, Anderson Cooper destroys woman angered that he came out


John Aravosis | America Blog | November 5, 2014 We love her. CNN anchor Anderson Cooper gets tweeted by a woman who is apparently quite concerned that he came out a while back and acknowledged that he’s gay. Anderson was … Continue reading

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US govt bugged journo’s computer, planted docs


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Dolly Parton Says Gay Fans Relate To The Personal Struggles She’s Gone Through


Jeremy Kinser  | Queerty | October 25, 2014 They know that I completely love and accept them, as I do all people. I’ve struggled enough in my life to be appreciated and understood. I’ve had to go against all kinds of people … Continue reading

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Ellen Page’s gay rights film, Freeheld, banned from filming at Catholic school


Larissa Nicholson | The Age | October 22, 2014 An Ellen Page (left) and Julianne Moore movie about gay rights gets banned from a Catholic school. Photo: Getty Image A Catholic school withdrew permission for an Ellen Page and Julianne Moore … Continue reading

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Joan Rivers died after complication of lack of oxygen to brain while sedated with Propofol


Greg Hernandez | Gay Star News | October 17, 2014 Joan Rivers died from a lack of oxygen to her brain during a medical procedure last month to deal with changes to her voice as well as problems with acid … Continue reading

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Casting Producer- NOW CASTING: People Facing Tough Moral Decisions


Rob Krakower Punched in the Head Productions punchedinthehead.com (718) 422-0704 ext. 312 rob.krakower@punchedinthehead.com   Facing a Choice Between Right and Wrong? Are you currently facing a decision that challenges your morals, values and beliefs? Are you confronting a choice that’s … Continue reading

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Director Ben Steele dropped by HuffPost Live this week to discuss his new HBO documentary, “Hunted: The War On Gays In Russia.”


Curtis M. Wong | Huffington Post | October 2, 2014 Director Ben Steele dropped by HuffPost Live this week to discuss his new HBO documentary, “Hunted: The War On Gays In Russia.” “Anti-gay attitudes are widespread, unfortunately, in Russia,” he … Continue reading

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The Secret Antigay U.S. Money Behind The WCF and the Global Evangelical War on LGBT Rights


Bruce Wilson | Talk2Action | September 19, 2014 [note to readers: this is an excerpt from my first installment in a Twocare.org/Center Against Religious Extremism series that will examine extensive ties – both financial, organizational, and ideological – between the community … Continue reading

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