Archives for May 2012

Monthly Archives: May 2012

BREAKING: U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional

U.S. Court of Appeals ruled that it was unconstitutional to deny same-sex married couples tax, health and pension benefits in states where it is legal for same-sex marriages to be performed. ...
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New York’s Campaign for Youth Shelter Demands Funding for LGBT Homeless

The Campaign calls for the city to raise its Runaway and Homeless Youth Services budget from the recently-announced $5 million to $13.5 million. ...
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Chloë Sevigny’s New Transgender Role on DIRECTV’s Audience Network

Hit and Miss is a high concept and ambitious new series that follows Chloë Sevingy as Mia, a contract killer with a secret: she's a transgender woman. ...
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Dreya Weber Returns to Teatro ZinZanni in ‘Gangsters of Love’

A brand new show will open in Seattle’s illustrious spiegeltent this summer—Gangsters of Love is a throwback to the 1920s and 1930s mob days. ...
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Lambda Legal Files Lawsuit Seeking Marriage for Same-Sex Couples in Illinois

Nearly one year after the civil union law took effect, Lambda Legal filed papers in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division on behalf of 16 same-sex couples and their children seeking the freedom to marry. ...
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NAACP Throws Support Behind Marriage Equality Movement

The organization has voted to support marriage equality as a continuation of its historic commitment to equal protection under the law. ...
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Kylie Minogue Releases New Single ‘Timebomb’ May 25

Kylie Minogue releases a brand new single and video "Timebomb" today, May 25, the latest and biggest surprise as part of K25. ...
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It’s Time to Carry the Water

I suggest we need something big to shake us, to bring us together: I suggest we need a revival. We need a good old-fashioned awakening of our soul as a community - as a global community - that is concerned about the bigger picture of inequality. ...
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Sundance Channel Marries Bisexuality with Paralysis in ‘Push Girls’

Taking a matter-of-fact attitude regarding their disabilities, Push Girls offers a candid view of the women as they pursue their own claims to happiness at different stages of their lives. ...
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Harvey Milk’s Nephew Announces Obama Pride 2012

Stuart Milk, nephew of Harvey Milk, sent an email to The Seattle Lesbian office today announcing the launch of Obama Pride. ...
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