In the first of The Advocate’s series of dispatches from the Equality Ride to antigay colleges, the young co-organizer connects his activism to the civil rights leaders who inspired him—and describes what happened when the riders showed up on Jerry Falwell’s doorstep
The government is claiming it's a coincidence that a federal Web site containing health resources for gay men and lesbians disappeared less than two weeks after the right-wing Family Research Council complained to a top government official, but LGBT advocates, including House member Tammy Baldwin (pictured), aren't buying it.
News 2006-03-14 San Francisco archdiocese to review adoption policy Boston may not be the only Catholic archdiocese in the country to stop allowing gay people to adopt children through its
News 2006-03-14 Supreme Court ruling renews attention on "don't ask, don't tell" In the aftermath of last week's Supreme Court ruling that universities must allow military recruiters on campus in spite
New Jersey Law Journal now supports same-sex marriage over domestic partnerships.
A New Zealand professor has suggested that recipients of sperm donated by gays should be warned of the "gay gene."
News 2006-03-11 Minnesota college bars gay couples from staying together on school trips A disagreement over a University of St. Thomas policy that bars unmarried couples from staying together on schoo
The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee has eliminated hate-crimes provisions benefiting gays and lesbians from a child safety bill. The language had been added to the Children's Safety and Violent Crimes Reduction Act of 2005 on a strong bipartisan vote last fall, but Republican Congressman James Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin used a procedural move to get rid of it.