LGBTQ News Week In Review: – The HRC and NGLTF Get SLAMMED, Gay Republicans, Vince Vaugh, Miss Pope, Lexington KY, Seth Stambaugh, Strippers Fight Back!, and Mr. Sulu Calls Someone a "Douchebag"!

*  After wasting the best opportunity we have had to advance LGBT rights in American over the past 20 years while the Democrats held the Presidency, the House and  the Congress from 2008 to 2010.  Blame for Gay Inc’s ineptitude is FINALLY coming back to them for selling out the LGBT community to the Democrats and for more transparency, accountability,  and also for resignations finally hit Joe Solmonese of the Human Rights Commision and Rea Carey of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. 

But quite frankly, watching some of them at the federal level over the past two years has been a lesson in political malpractice that has left me ill and speechless more times than I care to count – Kerry Eleveld  – The Advocate

*  The Log Cabin Republicans are taking the “DADT is Unconstitutional Case” to The Supreme Court.  the LCR and DADT story is  really quite interesting and  ironic considering they back mostly anti-gay political candidates.  The scary thing is.  LCR has made more progress than  both the HRC and the NGLTF to get DADT strickened and repealed.

*  Vince Vaugh is GLAD that GLAAD didn’t get its way that the “that’s gay” joke wasn’t cut from ” The Dilemma”.  VINCE PLEASE LEARN WHEN TO STFU.

*  Although the Democrats suffered heavy loses in the 2010 Midterm elections, Gay candidates scored BIG!

*  The Pope once again attacked gay marriage while visiting Spain in a lovely red and white frock. The  Bracelona LGBT Community fight back with a kiss-in.

*  Lexington, KY to become the 3rd Largest City in The United States with an openly gay mayor.

*  After getting openly gay teacher Seth Stambaugh fired from his student teaching job in Beaverton Oregon, Aaron Krikava pulls his son from the school after Stambaugh is reinstated. Says Kirkava:  “We have been called every name under the sun. We are not bigots, homophobes, or religious fanatics,”   Butcha are Blance.  You are!

*  Ohio Strippers FIGHT BACK against religious extremist in Ohio.  You go girls!

*  LGBT Election News Round-up: The Good, The Bad, and the UGLY.

*  Watch George Takei Respond To AK School Board Homophobe Clint McCance “You Sir,  Are A Douchebag.”

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Will Kohler

Will Kohler is a noted LGBT historian, journalist and owner of Back2Stonewall.com. A longtime gay activist, Will fought on the front lines of the AIDS epidemic with ACT-UP and continues fighting today for LGBT acceptance and full equality. Will’s work has been referenced in notable media venues as MSNBC and BBC News, The Washington Post, The Daily Beast, Hollywood Reporter, and Raw Story,

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