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”Money for Nothing” Song Not Suitable for Canadian Radio

I sung along to this all through the 80s and never once realized there was a gay slur in it.

Posted in: Music 11 years ago 10

Under our noses: Chicago LGBT folk should watch Meeks closely

Anti-choice and anti-gay mega-church pastor and State Senator Reverend Meeks wants to unite Chicago’s African American community behind his bid for mayor, but when he gets there, will he make this haven a living hell for LGBT citizens? His record says yes.

Posted in: Politics & Activism 11 years ago 3

FOF #1209 – The Snookiefication of Pride

All across the world Pride Parades and Celebrations reach their peak during the month of June, as millions gather to celebrate GLBT culture.

But there is trouble under the rainbow- many people feel the celebrations wash over the ongoing problems of prejudice and that these rowdy festivals actually hurt our cause. Does acting like Snookie from Jersey Shore hurt us in the end?

Posted in: Podcast 11 years ago 3

The Rainbow Europe Country Index

ILGA-Europe this month released the Rainbow Europe Country Index, which rates each European country on its legislation affecting the human rights of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people. The Rainbow Europe Country Index places a country […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism, Travel 12 years ago 0

Take Action: Illinois Rightwingers Want to Gut LGBT Protections

In 2005, a broad coalition of labor, LGBT, and progressive activists from across the state of Illinois joined together to form “The 85% Coalition” to pressure the legislature to pass an inclusive amendment to the […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism 12 years ago 1