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Remembering John Lawrence, the man behind Lawrence v. Texas

Metro Weekly reports that one-time Houstonian John Geddes Lawrence, the “Lawrence” in Lawrence v. Texas, passed away last month at the age of 68: “In the facts underlying the Supreme Court case, Lawrence v. Texas, Lawrence and Tyron Garner were … Continue reading

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Victory in HCC trans discrimination case (sort of)

As previously reported by our friends over at the Dallas Voice, in September a Houston Community College teacher, Donny Leveston, led an in-class conversation about “Taboo: Incest and Homoeroticism” in which transgender people were referred to as “freaks” and “weirdos.” … Continue reading

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Dallas Pride: OutTakes Dallas movie event tonight at Texas Theatre

Make a Pit Stop in Oak Cliff As you might have read, queer filmmaker Yen Tan is hard at work on his next project Pit Stop. After the success of his film Ciao, Tan focuses again on the community with … Continue reading

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Perfect match

Bob Nunn and Tom Harrover have been a couple for 4 decades. But it wasn’t until a near tragedy that they realized they were truly meant for each other LIFE GOES ON | Nunn, right, and Harrover stand before a … Continue reading

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GOP Official: Gay pirates are invading Tampa!

Lions and tigers and GAY PIRATES!… Oh my! Eugene Delgaudio, a Republican official in Virginia’s Loudon County, best known for claiming that gay TSA agents were getting their jollies patting down male passengers’ junk, is sending out a letter to … Continue reading

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It’s official: For GOP hopefuls, making life harder for LGBTs will remain a primary goal

Haley Barbour loves his gay marriage ban. Mike Huckabee loves most all gay marriage bans. And now a third potential 2012 presidential candidate on the GOP side, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, tells the American Family Association’s Bryan Fischer that … Continue reading

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Anti-gay VA official Eugene Delgaudio wants your contribution to his winger org NOW.

Oh the humanity! As non-profit and charitable orgs ask you for donations in the waning hours of 2010, look at who is begging for dollars to fund the anti-gay agenda — none other than  Eugene Delgaudio, the batsh*t member of … Continue reading

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It’s official: NOM is regressive

For whatever reason, the National Organization For Marriage’s “Latest News” feed has been rolled back, with the latest story now coming from 8/26/10: Oh NOM. Isn’t the arc of civil rights history enough? Must you also work to stop the … Continue reading

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It’s official: You shouldn’t swallow NOM’s wares

For Christmas, the National Organization For Marriage chose to place holly berries on the organizational logo: Which is a fitting metaphor, actually: Toxic Christmas Plants [eHow] Yes! Marriage bias = berry bad. So come on, NOMmers: Stop with this toxicity … Continue reading

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Virginia official: the next TSA agent patting you down could be a horny homo

Blender Verdon Coleman passed this gem of elected official homophobia on to us for your infotainment. Eugene Delgaudio an elected official on the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors in Virginia and he is thinking really hard about the TSA pat … Continue reading

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