As Congress debates sweeping new legislation on immigration reform, gay rights groups are banding together to fight for the rights of immigrants. "We are calling on LGBTQ immigrants and supporters to march together in a contingent [during Monday's Day for Immigrant Justice]," said Leslie Bulbuk (pictured), cofounder of the pro-gay immigration group Love Sees No Borders.
The nation's first full-time gay cable channel has joined a growing list of networks that refuse to show an ad from the United Church of Christ promoting its message of gay inclusiveness.
Events 2006-04-08 Jack & the Beanstalk onstage in NYC, April 8–May 21 Manhattan Children's Theatre presents an updated musical version of Jack & the Beanstalk , with
Alice Hoagland, the mother of gay rugby star Mark Bingham, who with fellow passengers sacrificed his life preventing United Flight 93 from being flown into the White House on September 11, 2001, tells The Advocate she opposes the death penalty for 9/11 conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui.
Some gay rights advocates are raising questions about a new Chrysler TV commercial that features a fairy wielding a wand to turn a tough-looking guy with a big dog into a pastel-clad man walking four small dogs on pink leashes.
News 2006-04-07 Advocates urge Rhode Island lawmakers to allow same-sex marriage Ed Bonetti of Warwick, R.I., describes himself as a traditional Italian Catholic who wants what any dad would want
California bill would promote "sexual diversity" in schools.
News 2006-04-07 Connecticut law on sexual assault struck down for allowing gay sex A state appellate court in Hartford, Conn., ruled Wednesday that a statute on sexual assault involving stepchildren is