Thanks from the Person of the Year
How do I begin to tell you or the LGBTQ community how honored and proud I am to have been named “Person of the Year”? It truly was a surprise to me.
I never would have expected this because I have...
Staying safe this season
From the Police Liaison Committee
The holiday season is upon us, but it is also the season to be wary of burglars, thieves, pickpockets and other holiday grinches. Nothing can ruin the holiday ...
The kids are not all right
On May 9, President Obama publicly stated his support for same-sex marriage for the first time. It was a milestone for the LGBT civil-rights movement: It marked the first time in our nation’s histo...
'A lot of my friends are being killed'
At a visit to an Obama campaign field office in Sarasota, Fla., the vice president singled out a woman who, it was reported, he thought had beautiful eyes. That woman is Linda Carragher Bourne.
Research as advocacy for LGBT rights
It feels almost safe to assume that we are on the brink of a new era of LGBT rights. The president supports gay marriage. A growing majority of U.S. citizens, led by younger people and liberals, su...
ACT UP, fight back, end AIDS
Twenty-two years ago. That is the last time that the International AIDS Conference, the single largest conference on HIV/AIDS, was held in the U.S. The reason it has been so long since the last con...