LGBT News

Hawaii Senate’s overwhelming approval to legalize same-sex marriage

Hawaii’s Governor Neil Abercrombie signed a bill on Wednesday that makes Hawaii the 15th state in the United States to legalize same-sex marriage. The signature comes on the heels of the Hawaii Senate’s overwhelming approval of the bill on Tuesday, which was met with cheers from hundreds of gay rights supporters outside the Senate building […]

Pro Gay Singer Sia’s Proves Her Eminem Money Melts in Her hands, Not In her Mouth

Australian singer Sia will donate proceeds from her recent collaboration with Eminem, a track called Beautiful Pain, to the LA Gay & Lesbian Center. She recorded the duet for the rapper’s new album, which features a series of homophobic slurs on the song Rap God. Sia, who identifies herself as “queer”, said she was “anxious” […]

Two gay men marry under Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Law

Is Gay wedding the new casino idea on Tribal Reservations? Two gay men are making a bold move to get married under Native American tribal law in Oklahoma, apparently circumventing a state law that does not allow same-sex unions. Equality Activists said the marriage is a loop hole the state of Okla-no-homo  can do noting […]

We’ll Get You My Pretty Miss Universe And Your Dog NBC, Too

One of the great mysteries in life is why the LGBT community is so fascinated by Beauty Pageants, myself included. As children we gathered around the TV sets to cheer on our favorite contestants. We ‘oohed’ and ‘oh no she didn’t’ over the swimsuits and fearlessly critiqued the evening gowns, not to mention being on […]

Stephen Fry calls for Olympics ban

British Broadcaster Stephen Fry has urged David Cameron to support moves to strip Russia of the 2014 Winter Olympics because of its new anti-gay laws. In an open letter to the PM, the International Olympic Committee and London 2012’s Lord Coe, he said Russia was “making scapegoats of gay people”. The government said it was […]

From Russia With(Out) Love

Russia’s passage of a law signed by President Vladimir Putin last month that bans the “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations” has brought the country, the winter Olympics and vodka into international scrutiny and debate. At the center of the law is its seemingly state-sanctioned abuse of human rights.  The human and civil rights of all […]