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Dating After The Death Of A Spouse, From Dan Savage (VIDEO)

Posted 05.05.2014 | MarloThomas

Dan Savage, Host of Savage Lovecast, had some powerful insights to lend on the highly personal topic of dating after the death of a spouse. “Deci...

Best Environmental Commencement Speech Ever?

Paul Loeb | Posted 07.02.2014 | Green
Paul Loeb

Paul Hawken has long been one of my heroes. He was the press coordinator for Martin Luther King's historic Selma-to-Montgomery march. He turned a smal...

Is There Such Thing As A 'Gay Voice'?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.30.2014 | Gay Voices

A compelling new documentary is bringing together some of the biggest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) celebrities to discuss a question ...

Dan Savage: Jo Becker's Book Is ‘Complete And Total Bullsh*t'

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.25.2014 | Media

Dan Savage had a lot to say about journalist Jo Becker's controversial new book "Forcing The Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality," which cl...

Dan Savage Reveals The Truth About The 'Gay Mafia'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.25.2014 | Gay Voices

Outspoken lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights activist Dan Savage sounded off on Bill Maher's controversial suggestion of a "gay mafi...

True Confessions Of A Former Sex Columnist

TueNight | Posted 04.22.2014 | Women
TueNight

While I was busily doling out good advice -- and I did give seriously sound counsel -- for much of the time I was living bad advice.

My Spouse's Weight Gain Is A 'Great Big Turn-Off For Me'

Roz Warren | Posted 04.21.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

The man I love has put on a little weight. I shouldn't be shocked. Keeping the pounds off is one of the challenges of middle age. It's a challenge that many of us don't meet. Next time you're hanging with a crowd of your peers, look around. Plump is the new normal.

Dan Savage's 'Kiddie-F*cking' Priest Rant Prompts Catholic Backlash

Posted 11.26.2013 | Gay Voices

Outspoken lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocate and author Dan Savage is no stranger to courting controversy, and his latest r...

NASA Wants You To Know That 'It Gets Better'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.18.2013 | Gay Voices

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) released a heartwarming video this week that documents a number of astronauts, flight instruc...

Gene Robinson, Jay Bakker, Ray Boltz and Other Progressive Christian Leaders Make 'Not All Like That' Christian Videos

John Shore | Posted 12.29.2013 | Religion
John Shore

Leaders of progressive Christianity have taken advantage of the platform to let the world know that not all Christians subscribe to the stridently anti-gay Christianity espoused by organizations as the American Family Association and the National Organization for Marriage.

Not All Like That? If You Say So

Sue Kerr | Posted 11.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

When I first heard about Dan Savage's NALT ("Not All Like That") Christians Project, which features videos by Christians who are not anti-LGBT haters, I was very skeptical. In fact, I was so skeptical that I ignored it. But I had this niggling curiosity.

Doing It for the Children

George Heymont | Posted 11.23.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

So far this year, HBO has screened two films of social significance which deserve the public's attention. One will, of course, be an easier sell to audiences because of its high quotient of celebrity content. The other begs to tell a far more riveting story.

When Being a 'NALT' Christian Ally Isn't Enough

Rev. Emily C. Heath | Posted 11.17.2013 | Religion
Rev. Emily C. Heath

Supported by Dan Savage, who created the "It Gets Better" project, and headed by John Shore, a pastor and straight ally, Not All Like That is to spread the word that "not all Christians are like that." That is, not all Christians are homophobic and believe LGBT people shouldn't have rights.

NALT: A How-To Manual for Your Church

Francisco J. Tirado | Posted 11.12.2013 | Gay Voices
Francisco J. Tirado

In addition to being a term for pro-LGBT Christians, "NALT" is a newly launched Web movement for allies of faith to publicize their support for the LGBT community. "NALT" is a term that can be adopted for your own purposes in promoting LGBT rights at your church.

Dan Savage Rails Against Catholic Bishop In Hawaii

jklk | Posted 09.04.2013 | Gay Voices

The following article is provided by Civil Beat. By Nathan Eagle The one and only Dan Savage told me this week that the Catholic church should ...

Not All (Christians Are) Like That

The Huffington Post | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 09.04.2013 | Religion

Dan Savage got so sick of people coming up to him after talks and TV appearances informing him that not all Christians were bigots and against full eq...

Rites of Passage

George Heymont | Posted 10.31.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

Out of a total of 238 films, June's Frameline Film Festival included 82 features and 155 shorts from a total of 27 nations. Frameline 37 also included 14 first-time feature filmmakers. Among the films which show that "the kids are all right" are the following.

Dan Savage Deserves To 'Die Of Every Disease Known,' Right Wing Pundit Claims

Posted 08.29.2013 | Gay Voices

Dan Savage has certainly sparked his share of conservative ire over the years, but now, a right wing talk show host has gone even further by calling f...

An Open Letter to Dan Savage

A.J. Walkley | Posted 10.27.2013 | Gay Voices
A.J. Walkley

We need to be building bisexuals up, not tearing them down before they're ready to come out. So, Mr. Savage: Nobody prefers to be in the closet, but there are many in the entire LGBT+ community that are forced to live there for varied lengths of time for multiple reasons, all of which are valid.

Can't We All Just Leave Porn Alone?

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 10.21.2013 | Media
Roy Speckhardt

While the religious right's attempts to ban porn in America may be stalled for the moment, the fight to ban pornography recently made inroads across the pond.

Of Savage and Stoli: Should We Boycott?

Wayne Self | Posted 09.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Wayne Self

Russia and vodka are so closely linked that a major boycott carries heavy symbolic weight. Russia's economy benefits from the export of vodka worldwide, and a worldwide boycott by LGBT people and our allies might get the Russian government's attention.

The Heart of a Moralist: Dan Savage's American Savage

John Shore | Posted 09.02.2013 | Books
John Shore

In The Gospel According to Dan, what's best for everyone is that they rise to the challenge of being honest. To Dan, honesty is not just the best policy, it's the only policy.

Underwear in the New Jerusalem

Michael Pettinger | Posted 08.26.2013 | Religion
Michael Pettinger

Twenty dollars for two pair of grey, cotton boxer briefs. It seemed like a lot of money for so little cloth. Of course, I was mistaken.

Shred of Hope - a Fundraiser for Homeless LGBTQ Teenagers

Kalup Linzy | Posted 08.20.2013 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

It's estimated that there are more than 4000 homeless youth in NYC -- but at present, there are only 400 beds available for this population. 100 percent of the proceeds from Shred of Hope will go directly to the Ali Forney Center, the largest organization helping homeless LGBTQ youth.

Dan Savage: Cheating Is 'The Lesser Of Two Evils'

Posted 06.07.2013 | Divorce

Author and advice columnist Dan Savage is best known for speaking out about controversial relationship issues. And his belief that cheating can someti...