David Ehrenstein

Wild Reeds director André Téchiné's
new film, The Witnesses, is a reminder of an
epidemic that cinema sometimes forgets.

February 01 2008 12:00 AM

His brilliant
theater defies explanation—yet it’s all based
on his life. How did a gay kid from Texas become the
high priest of the avant-garde?

January 29 2007 12:00 AM

David Ehrenstein
takes a look at the mediocre cover-up to save face for
former Spokane mayor James West.

December 08 2006 12:00 AM

Brothers of the Head, about conjoined twins who get
their sex on as punk rockers, is a strange, haunting,
and feverishly hot new picture by life and filmmaking
partners Keith Fulton and Lou Pepe.

July 17 2006 12:00 AM

A close reading
of the New York state supreme court’s ruling against
marriage equality reveals the usual myopic focus on those
few children with two opposite-sex parents. And to
hell with kids who have gay or lesbian parents.

July 07 2006 12:00 AM

What was up with
60 Minutes’ bizarrely unbalanced report on
the origins of sexuality? In part the answer is
disgraced “scientist” J. Michael Bailey,
who thinks gay men tend to be girly and bisexuals
don’t exist

April 06 2006 12:00 AM

With a new book of collected essays, activist, author, and radio host Michelangelo Signorile throws out his latest challenge to anybody—make that everybody—who stands in the way of LGBT rights

August 29 2005 12:00 AM