- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 12:40 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry House conservatives voted down a routine spending bill Thursday in a fight over gay rights, underscoring the passions surrounding a social issue that is dividing the Republican Party and the nation in this election year.
- Orlando SentinelMay 26 08:59 AM
It has been 26 years since Orlando resident Doug Swallow first suggested an informal show of gay solidarity at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. Today, what was a small, grassroots gathering has grown into a multi-day event filled with pool parties, pageants, concerts, silent auctions, designated...
- The Wall Street JournalMay 26 06:15 PM
The Obama administration’s moves to create sweeping protections for transgender people have sidestepped an even trickier legal question about similar protections for gay, lesbian and bisexual people.
- The GuardianMay 27 03:57 AM
Shock tactics would send a message about studios’ willingness to catch up with society – but there are better candidates than Steve Rogers Would it make all that much difference if Captain America were gay? A gay Iron Man, now, given Tony Stark’s penchant for making lewd comments in the Marvel movies, would have made for a spikier shift in dynamics. A gay Hulk might have been read as homophobia...
- Philly.comMay 26 11:42 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Angry House conservatives voted down a routine spending bill Thursday in a fight over gay rights, underscoring the passions surrounding a social issue that is dividing the Republican Party and the nation in this election year.
- The Hollywood Reporter via Yahoo! NewsMay 24 09:00 PM
The actor on his visit also tells Bollywood star Aamir Khan at a Shakespeare on Film event about how being gay affected his career.
- Farm Business CommunicationsMay 27 06:16 PM
Another storied eastern Ontario artisanal cheesemaker is set to go co-op. Gay Lea Foods, billed as Ontario’s biggest and Canada’s second-biggest dairy co-operative, announced a deal Wednesday to buy Black River Cheese Co. effective June 1 for an undisclosed sum.
- CNETMay 27 12:41 PM
Technically Incorrect: In a fascinating speech, Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert says that if you were to send 40 people up in a spacecraft to find us a new place to live, none should be gay.
- New York Daily NewsMay 27 11:52 AM
A prominent architect harassed a gay employee with "f----t" taunts and offers of sex, a new lawsuit claims.
The Ethics of Investing in Another’s Lawsuit - New York Times
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsMay 25 11:17 AM
The banners were purchased by Pink Lounge and Nightclub owner Skipp Anderson after getting city approval before Saskatoon Pride takes place in the city next week. "The gay community has always wanted," said Anderson. There were claims by people associated with the club that the banners now represented the province's first gay district.
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