The author of American Honor Killings: Desire and Rage Among Men discusses the tragic murder of out gay mayoral candidate Marco McMillian and why “gay panic” is an increasingly irrelevant term.
Each week this summer has brought something terrible and new. What is going on?
Although the motives of the shooter in Wisconsin this morning are not yet clear, there is a bloody history of violence towards Sikhs in the United States since 9/11. Sikhism is a peaceful religion and its primary principles include equality and justice for all.
Veterans for Peace filled Babylon Restaurant in Lowell, MA for dinner in a show of support, after the restaurant’s window was smashed. The restaurant is owned by an Iraqi family that recently immigrated to the US. Watch Video ›
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Michael Heick, of Buffalo, New York, is feuding with the Mosque next door to him. He explains his lawn sign as follows: “The place is too close. I don’t care what people think. It doesn’t matter what people think.” (From, via) View Image ›
Come, hear the song of Agent Pubit, the Anonymous agent who stormed Scientology’s NYC headquarters greased up in Vaseline, his friends’ pubes and nail clippings. He was charged with a hate crime for desecrating the Church of Scientology. Reeeally? Not for desecrating himself? Watch Video ›