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1982:  While Gay Men Lay Dying The Reagan White House Laughed At AIDS

1982: While Gay Men Lay Dying The Reagan White House Laughed At AIDS

Share this: David Mixner posted a transcript today of the first time that AIDS was mentioned in the White House during a press briefing.  If you want to know the barriers people with HIV/AIDS faced in the early 1980′s just read this transcript...
Iconic NYC Gay Bar RAWHIDE To Close – SAVE THE RAWHIDE!

Iconic NYC Gay Bar RAWHIDE To Close – SAVE THE RAWHIDE!

Share this: Opened in 1979, the Rawhide in Chelsea is was one of the last of a handful of old-school, unpretentious gay bars left in New York City.  An old motorcycle hangs from chains over a red-felt pool table, a grimy baby doll strapped to its muffler....
WATCH – The Lesbian and Gay Band Association Performs In The Inauguration Day Parade – VIDEO

WATCH – The Lesbian and Gay Band Association Performs In The Inauguration Day Parade – VIDEO

Share this: The Lesbian and Gay Band Association, an organization of 32 local bands from across the country and its 240 members were sent to participate yesterday in President Obama’s Inauguration Day Parade. I kinda wish they played a “gayer”...
Vatican Newspaper Equates Gay Marriage to Communism

Vatican Newspaper Equates Gay Marriage to Communism

Share this: In a front-page editorial in L’Osservatore Romano, the Vatican’s “semi-official” newspaper, 64 year old “historian” Lucetta Scaraffia compared the idea of gay marriage to that of an “egalitarian  utopia that...
Tea Party Bigot To Fight CA School Board Over Gay History Law, Calls Schools “”Re-education Camps”

Tea Party Bigot To Fight CA School Board Over Gay History Law, Calls Schools “”Re-education Camps”

Share this:  Dr. Stan Wasbin is a father of four, family physician, and GOP/Tea Party member  who has too much time on his hands and too much hate in his heart writes countless letters to the editor at the  Orange County Register about “Obamacare,”and...
Gay Marriage Becomes Legal In Maryland! – A Toast To The Brides and Brides and Grooms and Grooms

Gay Marriage Becomes Legal In Maryland! – A Toast To The Brides and Brides and Grooms and Grooms

Share this: Maryland is now the ninth state where gay marriage is now official, and it’s the first state (barely) below the Mason-Dixon line for it to happen. (9 down – 41 to go!) James Scales and William Tasker were the first couple married...
The D.C. Eagle One Of The Oldest Bars In Washington Forced To Close

The D.C. Eagle One Of The Oldest Bars In Washington Forced To Close

Share this:  The D.C. Eagle, one of the oldest gay bars in Washington is being forced to shutter its doors by Nov. 30th to vacate its current location at 639 New York Ave., N.W to make way for a new office building courtesy of the The Douglas Development...
GRANDSLAM! –  Election Wins On All 4 Gay Marriage Ballot Questions In WA, MD, ME, and MN!

GRANDSLAM! – Election Wins On All 4 Gay Marriage Ballot Questions In WA, MD, ME, and MN!

Share this:Due to some very aggressive campaigning (finally) and MN Vikings Straight ally Chris Kluwe ALL 4 ballot measures that appeared on ballots across the Unites States passed in our favor yesterday breaking a losing streak second only to that...
President John F. Kennedy Urges Americans To Get Out And Vote – 1963 Rare Video

President John F. Kennedy Urges Americans To Get Out And Vote – 1963 Rare Video

Share this:A reminder message from America’s greatest President that mean even more today. QUEER THE VOTE on November 6th! Back2Stonewall.com endorses Barack Obama for President.
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