Archives for January 2016

Monthly Archives: January 2016

Hillary Clinton/HRC
Politics

Human Rights Campaign Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

HRC has announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President. Clinton also has a long record as a champion for LGBT rights both in the U.S. and, notably, around the globe. ...
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Entertainment

Joan Jett, Heart, Cheap Trick to Tour Together in ‘The Rock Hall Three For All’

Three of rock music’s most iconic bands will hit the road together this summer on The Rock Hall Three For All Featuring Heart, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick. ...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont,, left, and Hillary Rodham Clinton laugh during the CNN Democratic presidential debate, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Politics

Study Shows Sanders’ Image Up Among Dems; Clinton Still Maintains Edge

While Clinton's current score is about par for the course, Sanders is his highest to date, as he has become more familiar to the party faithful. ...
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Manu Palomeque/LNP
Travel

Explorations: First Solo Woman to Ski Across Antarctica Opens Up

Not even Felicity Aston knew that when she accepted a job in Antarctica (simply because it was more exciting and interesting than any other options at the time) that she was embarking on a career as an explorer. ...
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Jane Fonda (pictured with Grace and Frankie co-star Lily Tomlin) will receive the Timeless Star honor.
Entertainment

Lesbian and Gay Critics Nominate Blanchett, Mara, DiCaprio for Dorian Awards

Over 130 critics and journalists selected movies and television shows to fit 23 categories with The Big Short, Brooklyn, Carol, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Spotlight all up for Film of the Year. ...
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Jeanne Cordova/Press Photo
National

Lesbian Feminist Activist Jeanne Cordova Remembered

Lesbian-feminist activist and author Jeanne Cordova died at age 67 in her Los Angeles home on January 10. ...
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Editing/Oh. I Get It
Entertainment Local

Seattle-Made Documentary ‘Oh, I Get It’ to Premiere at Slamdance Film Festival

Seattle directors Sara McCaslin and Danny Tayara are on their way to Park City to premiere their latest short film Oh, I Get It. ...
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Health

Brief Filed: Women Who’ve Had An Abortion Feel ‘In the Closet’

A new brief argues that women who exercise their constitutional right to abortion experience stigma and discrimination - keeping them “in the closet." ...
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The Danish Girl
Entertainment

Sam Smith, Eddie Redmayne, Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett Receive Oscar Nods

The 88th Academy Award nominees have officially been announced. The Revenant tops the charts will 12 nominations and Mad Max: Fury Road comes in second with 10. ...
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Sports

New England Professional Sports Teams Announce Support of Massachusetts Transgender Bill

The New England Patriots, New England Revolution, Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, and TD Garden have announced their support of a bill that would protect transgender people in Massachusetts. ...
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