Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues
March 27 2014 7:30 AM ET

Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Despite a shift to other terminology by most news outlets, Fox persists in its use of 'homosexual' when covering stories about gays and lesbians.

Billy Graham's Son: Gays 'Recruit' Children Through Adoption
March 26 2014 2:39 PM ET

Billy Graham's Son: Gays Don't Adopt, They 'Recruit'

Daniel Reynolds

Franklin Graham further voiced his support of Russia's 'gay propaganda' law, which he said protects children from exploitation by gays and lesbians.

Advocate.com News Director on U.S. Response to Uganda: 'It's a Start'
March 25 2014 2:38 PM ET

Advocate.com News Director on U.S. Response to Uganda: 'It's a Start'

Daniel Reynolds

Sunnivie Brydum, news director for Advocate.com, weighs in on the U.S. response to Uganda's 'jail the gays' law on Pivot's TakePart Live.

MSNBC's Jonathan Capehart Rips Billy Graham's Homophobic Son for Supporting Putin
March 25 2014 1:55 PM ET

MSNBC's Jonathan Capehart Rips Billy Graham's Homophobic Son for Supporting Putin

Ran Aubrey Frazier

On Melissa Harris-Perry, MSNBC contributor Jonathan Capehart reads an open letter to Franklin Graham, deeming his support of Vladimir Putin "breathtakingly offensive."

AP Corrects Itself for Calling Nets Jerseys 'Gay'
March 23 2014 5:17 PM ET

AP Corrects Itself for Calling Nets Jerseys 'Gay'

Lucas Grindley

One letter makes a big difference in this case.

Rachel Maddow Explains the Counter-Intuitive Legacy of Westboro
March 23 2014 11:20 AM ET

Rachel Maddow Explains the Counter-Intuitive Legacy of Westboro

Lucas Grindley

Fred Phelps and company set out to make the world hate LGBT people but achieved the opposite.

Don Lemon: A Selfie to Remember
March 22 2014 1:26 PM ET

Don Lemon: A Selfie to Remember

Lucas Grindley

The National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association brought in loads of media stars for its annual fundraiser.

NYT Trend Story: The Word 'Homosexual' Is Offensive
March 22 2014 12:32 PM ET

NYT Trend Story: The Word 'Homosexual' Is Offensive

Lucas Grindley

The newspaper was apparently way ahead of this trend, deciding back in 1987 not to use "homosexual" in place of gay or lesbian.

One Million Moms Outraged Over Honey Maid's Gay-Inclusive Ad
March 21 2014 2:49 PM ET

One Million Moms Outraged Over Honey Maid's Gay-Inclusive Ad

Jase Peeples

The antigay group says the snack brand’s inclusion of gay families attempts to ‘normalize sin.’

Nate Silver Steps Into First Controversy at New Site
March 20 2014 8:27 PM ET

Nate Silver Steps Into First Controversy at New Site

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Gay statistician and politics guru Nate Silver drew fire this week for hiring a polarizing science writer, Roger Pielke Jr., for Silver's newly launched website.

Here Media Garners Five Maggie Award Nominations
March 17 2014 7:02 PM ET

Here Media Garners Five Maggie Award Nominations

Daniel Reynolds

The Western Publishing Association has nominated The Advocate and HIV Plus in five categories for excellence in journalism.

March 17 2014 5:12 PM ET

Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight Site Launches at ESPN

He's dedicated to bringing data-driven journalism to the forefront

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