Tag: New York Times

GOP Donors Are Backing NY Gay Marriage

In a surprising twist, the majority of the cash coming in to support the legalization of gay marriage in New York is coming from a group of conservative, wealthy donors to the Republican Party! You read that right: some of the GOP’s most visible and deep-pocketed donors are supporting gay […]

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New York Times to Prop 8 Supporters: Suck It

Gay blog readers couldn’t believe their eyes last week after the sponsors of California’s same-sex marriage ban filed to have Judge Vaughn Walker’s decision that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional overturned. Why? Because he maybe one day might potentially wish to marry his same-sex partner in California, maybe. We weren’t having […]

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Was Malcolm X Gay?

Manning Marable’s new biography about the controversial civil rights leader, Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention, raises new questions about the authenticity of previous biographical works that may have whitewashed Malcolm’s homosexuality or bisexuality. Marable’s assertion that Malcolm was gay is hardly the first, but it may be the first […]

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Loved & Lost: The First Child Adopted By Gay Parents In WA Dies

UPDATE Maurice’s father Timothy wrote us to correct an error on our part. Maurice was adopted in Washington, D.C., not Washington State as previously reported. We regret the error, and continue to keep the Mannion-Vanover family in our thoughts. “You can do better” is the message many are left remembering […]