Posts from November 29, 2012

What Is Happening at the Supreme Court Tomorrow?

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BY ARI EZRA WALDMAN This term at the Supreme Court will decide what gay rights law will look like for a decade. But, before we get to the substance, we have to deal with some procedure: On Friday, November 30, the justices will meet to de…

Homophobia, Income Inequality Hinder HIV Services

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The Global Forum on MSM & HIV’s latest report shows once again that economic inequality and homophobia inhibits access to condoms, lubricants and other HIV-related preventions and treatments. And, not surprisingly, so too does homophobia, p…

Fortress Of Attitude Release ‘PS: Gay Car’ VIDEO

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What do you do if you get a letter describing your car and your parking job as “gay”? And what if the anonymous sender says, no, he has nothing against gay people, but your parking spot just totally gay, and then even puts a post script reading “gay…

Nate Silver Talks Shop At Google HQ: VIDEO

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Nate Silver, the world’s most beloved statistician, stopped by Google’s California headquarters to discuss his new book, The Signal and the Noise is The Soul of a New Machine for the 21st Century, how to deal with internet trolls and why past predict…

President Obama Signs World AIDS Day Proclamation

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President Obama today signed an official proclamation recognizing this year's World AIDS Day. "Creating an AIDS-free generation is a shared responsibility," the commander-in-chief said in his prepared remarks. More from the remarks, whi…

Join Cleve Jones and ONE’s Fight Against HIV/AIDS

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In anticipating of World AIDS Day this weekend, activist Cleve Jones called on a few of his friends, including Colin Farrell, Kellan Lutz and Zoe Saldana Lark Voorhies, to participate in a new video series for the group ONE’s campaign fight against H…

Civil Unions Headed To Colorado Sooner Rather Than Later

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With many anti-gay Republicans routed out of Colorado’s state government, LGBT activists and Democratic officials are confident they can finally pass civil unions there. And according to the Denver Post, they’re going to start almost imme…

Creationists Ain’t Going To Like This: VIDEO

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Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown from AsapSCIENCE put together this video compressing the planet’s 4.5 billion years of history into the span of 24 hours. We’re only a little after noon. Watch and learn AFTER THE JUMP.…