Personally, I think it’s rather noteworthy in the first place, that any teen (gay or not) has the forethought to be an organ donor. Such was the case for A.J. Betts, a 16-year-old Iowan who committed suicide after a year and a half of ceaseless bullying on account of his orientation.
Since the news first came out that Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe was fired, it was immediately thought to be because of his outspoken LGBT stance. The Minnesota Vikings then hired Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Eric Magnuson and former U.S. Justice Department attorney Chris Madel to do an independent investigation to see if there was credibility to that claim. Now, six months after the start of the investigation, the report is finished and in the hands of the Vikings.
Neal Gottlieb, an activist who lives in Sausalito, California, took protesting against Uganda’s anti-gay laws to a higher level when he climbed the nation’s highest peak and challenged Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to take it down.
I was just going thru my files this morning, ya know, the kind of morning just slowly waking up, having coffee and not too worried about anything in particular. However, I did run across these, and the question is, funny or something to get fired up about?
And then there’s….. Mistaken Identity Continue reading Saturday Cartoons | Not always taken lightly
Amidst a series of violent anti-gay attacks, The Central Station, Moscow’s largest LGBT club, has closed their doors for good, reports Gay Star News. The club was the victim of what seemed to be an attack campaign, suffering over 20 attacks including poison gas, gunshots outside the venue, and even having their roof taken dismantled and property stolen.
On his VK page (the Russian equivalent of Facebook), Central Station’s CEO Andrei Lischinsky said he’s tired of ‘fighting’ and will let the place go.