Category: National News

INDIANA GOV. MIKE PENCE SIGNs DISCRIMINATORY “RELIGIOUS FREEDOM” BILL INTO LAW

INDIANA GOV. MIKE PENCE SIGNs DISCRIMINATORY “RELIGIOUS FREEDOM” BILL INTO LAW

[ 0 ] March 26, 2015

Gov. Mike Pence today signed a bill into law that would allow anyone to use their religious beliefs to claim that they have a right to refuse to follow anti-discrimination protections and other laws. SB 101 is a Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) bill modeled off Arizona’s SB 1062 that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed last year following […]

RAGE REVIEWS: Cinderella with a Wine Chaser

RAGE REVIEWS: Cinderella with a Wine Chaser

[ 0 ] March 20, 2015

by chris carpenter –  Cinderella is all over the place nowadays.  The kindhearted but neglected stepdaughter/stepsister who ultimately triumphs with a little help from her fairy godmother currently stars in the #1 movie in the US that bears her name, and she recently played a significant role in the hit movie version of the stage […]

ALL ANDY, ALL THE TIME: Andy Cohen To Create His Own SiriusXM Channel

ALL ANDY, ALL THE TIME: Andy Cohen To Create His Own SiriusXM Channel

[ 0 ] March 17, 2015

. All Andy, All The Time: new exclusive channel to be executive produced and personally curated by Cohen Radio Andy to feature weekly radio show hosted by the late night talk show host SiriusXM today announced that Andy Cohen, popular late night talk show host of “Watch What Happens Live” on Bravo, television producer, and bestselling […]

STAR WARS: Gets Its First Gay Character

STAR WARS: Gets Its First Gay Character

[ 0 ] March 12, 2015

by Bobby McGuire, Edge Media Network The Force is about to get faaabuulous! NPR reports that the Star Wars universe is getting its first LGBT character in the form of a “capable but flawed Imperial official named Moff Mors who also happens to be a lesbian.” More will be making her debut on the page rather […]

OUTSERVE-SLDN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: Features Big Goals, Top Speakers

OUTSERVE-SLDN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: Features Big Goals, Top Speakers

[ 0 ] March 11, 2015

by thom senzee –  What a difference four years makes. As OutServe-SLDN gears up for the 2015 edition of its yearly leadership conference, the nation’s leading LGBT service members advocacy organization gives us pause to recall the historic day in the autumn of 2011, when it was finally decided that lesbian, gay and bisexual members […]

'EMPIRE' STAR JUSSIE SMOLLETT COMES OUT: 'There is No Closet'

‘EMPIRE’ STAR JUSSIE SMOLLETT COMES OUT: ‘There is No Closet’

[ 0 ] March 10, 2015

by Jason St. Amand National News Editor, Edge Media Network   Jussie Smollett, who plays the gay R&B singer Jamal Lyon on Fox’s breakout hit “Empire,” had some real life drama recently when it came to his sexuality: His co-star Malik Yoba backtracked on comments he made in an interview about outing Smollett as gay. But […]

SAN DIEGO MAN PLEADS NO CONTEST TO WILLFULLY SPREADING HIV

SAN DIEGO MAN PLEADS NO CONTEST TO WILLFULLY SPREADING HIV

[ 0 ] March 10, 2015

  A San Diego man has pleaded no contest to intentionally infecting his former boyfriend with HIV. KNSD-TV reports that Thomas Miguel Guerra entered the plea Monday to violating a state health code against someone with a communicable disease willfully exposing others. Prosecutors say Guerra claimed to be HIV-negative and urged his boyfriend to have […]

NEW POLL: Voter Support for Gay Marriage at All-Time High

NEW POLL: Voter Support for Gay Marriage at All-Time High

[ 0 ] March 9, 2015

by Jason St. Amand National News Editor, Edge Media Network A new poll from NBC and the Wall Street Journal revealed Monday that voter support for same-sex marriage is at an all time high, the Huffington Post reports. According to the poll’s results, a whopping 59 percent of American voters back gay marriage, which is nearly […]

L.A. COUNTY FINALLY ACKNOWLEDGES MENINGITIS THREAT—TWO YEARS LATE

L.A. COUNTY FINALLY ACKNOWLEDGES MENINGITIS THREAT—TWO YEARS LATE

[ 0 ] February 19, 2015

  Two years after a deadly strain of bacterial meningitis killed two Los Angeles gay men and a San Diego student, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials acknowledge the threat gay men may face from invasive meningococcal disease. County health officials are currently surveying area medical providers asking if they knew the Department […]

OPENLY GAY MAN APPOINTED AS CHIEF OF STAFF FOR THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

OPENLY GAY MAN APPOINTED AS CHIEF OF STAFF FOR THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

[ 0 ] February 18, 2015

The nation’s largest organization of LGBT military families applauds the appointment of Eric Fanning as the Secretary’s Chief of Staff The American Military Partner Association (AMPA), the nation’s largest organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) military families, released the following statement today in response to Eric Fanning’s appointment as the Chief of Staff […]

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