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'Diversities' May Enrich 'LGBTQIAP' Alphabet Soup

Ron Suresha | Posted 11.19.2013 | Gay Voices
Ron Suresha

I have advocated using the expression "gender and sexual minorities," or the acronym "GSM," as the collective political term for people who are not cisgender and/or heterosexual. So it was welcome news when UK therapists came out this year in favor of a splendid refinement of the term.

My Interview With Michael Iemma About His Film, Stitch, Part I

Michael Carosone | Posted 10.30.2013 | Gay Voices
Michael Carosone

I embrace a title such as this because "Hell Yeah! I am a gay filmmaker who is going to tell my stories about my life." Our community has been denied this freedom for far, far too long.

Why GLBTQ Peace Corps Volunteers Are Going Back Into The Closet

Ross Szabo | Posted 03.04.2013 | Impact
Ross Szabo

A volunteer's sexuality can also affect his or her relationship with in-country Peace Corps staff. While staff members are known to be accepting, there is still a fear of sharing something so personal that can be foreign to others.

Does The American Cancer Society Have A Problem With Atheist Money?

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 12.19.2011 | Religion
Brandon G. Withrow

The last time I checked, atheists are human beings plagued with all the same ills of humanity; cancer is no respecter of persons.

Rev. Meeks' Attempt to Win Over Chicago GLBTQ Leaders Too Little Too Late

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Scott Foval

You know the race for Mayor of Chicago is getting serious when one of the most staunch opponents to GLBTQ equality puts his tail between his legs and ...

Are We There Yet?

Roderic Montrece | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roderic Montrece

While the GLBTQ community has been diligent in pursuing the rights that have been wrongfully denied to us, there has been little production of a voice or sound to illustrate our movement. We are not enjoying the ride.

Wisconsin Governor Doyle Proposes Domestic Partnership Protections In State Budget

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Scott Foval

The domestic partnership protections are the first proposed by any Midwestern state.

This Christian Believes Pastor Warren Should Put a Sock In It

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Foval

Rick Warren, what you are doing by turning to attack your critics as "Christophobes," is manipulating the core message.

Rick Warren Announcement Is Slap In The Face To GLBTQ Army

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Foval

Mr. Obama, by choosing Rick Warren, you have sent a shiver up the spine of every GLBTQ American who believed that you might actually be the voice and actor of real change.