News 2006-03-16 Would-be immigrants to the Netherlands must watch kiss video The camera focuses on two gay men kissing in a park. Later a topless woman emerges from the sea and walks onto a crowded bea
The Bush administration last year quietly rewrote the rules for allowing gays and lesbians to receive national security clearances. Lesbian and gay advocacy groups recently found the changes in an 18-page document distributed by national security adviser Stephen Hadley on December 29, without public notice.
Straight student Brandon Flyte says he was expelled Monday from West Linn High School in Oregon for showing a film he made for a class assignment. Titled Brokeback High, the film is a "gay love story" based on themes from Brokeback Mountain but set in a modern-day high school.
News 2006-03-15 Antigay former adviser to Bush arrested and charged with theft A famously antigay former aide to North Carolina senator Jesse Helms who became a top adviser to President Bush
Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, an opponent of same-sex marriage and a possible Republican presidential contender in 2008, declared Monday that gay couples have "a legitimate interest" when it comes to adopting children, though he is still seeking an exemption from the state's antidiscrimination law for religious-based adoption agencies.
News 2006-03-15 NYC council head to boycott St. Patrick's Day parade Saying she would not march in Friday’s St. Patrick's Day Parade unless gays can join her and "celebrate our heritage,