Joy Reid Gave A Lengthy Apology To The LGBT Community On Her MSNBC Show
"I have not been exempt from being dumb or cruel or hurtful to the very people I want to advocate for. I own that," the MSNBC host said on Saturday, while still maintaining she doesn't believe she wrote the blog posts in question.
Nobody In Custody After Twitter Users Help Identify Suspects In Philly Anti-Gay Attack
Cops thanked a Twitter user who tracked down a group of people thought to be responsible for an assault on two gay men in the city's Center City neighborhood. Update: Police said they have interviewed "several" people in connection to the case, but as of Thursday morning, no arrests have been made.
Barney Frank: "White People From America" Are "Stirring Up" Anti-Gay Laws In Uganda
The former Massachusetts Congressman said in a radio interview Monday that anti-gay Americans have been "repudiated" in this country. Frank said they are now taking their anti-gay messages to countries like Uganda, which recently passed a law making homosexuality a crime punishable by life in prison in some instances.
Daniel Hernandez, Intern Who Helped Save Gabby Giffords, Is A Target Of Anti-Gay Smear Campaign
Daniel Hernandez, who became a school board member following the 2011 shootings in Arizona, is being targeted for his sexual orientation and for supporting gun laws. "This is the worst kind of politics," Hernandez told BuzzFeed.
Anti-gay Republican Caught Cruising Craigslist For 18-Year-Old Male Prostitute
"I'm shocked, shocked to discover there is hypocrisy going on in here." It turns out that Indiana State Rep, Phil Hinkle, who voted for a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, is a fan of Craigslist prostitutes. The dude ones.
FCKH8 Targets 'Don't Say Gay' Law In Tennessee
FCKH8 launches a campaign aimed at derailing legislation in Tennessee that would make it illegal to talk about homosexuality in the classroom. A little girl in pigtails saying "fuck" in order to affect social change. Where do I sign? Oh...I sign here and here and here.
Ex-Gay iPhone App
Exodus International, a Christian ministry that specializes in helping people "leave homosexuality" to become "former homosexuals," has an iPhone application available for download in Apple's App Store. Ugh. There's an app for that. No word yet from Apple on why this doesn't violate their ban on apps that "contain hateful/violent/offensive content."