I just wanted to U-Haul, y’know? Whatever. I’m gonna go put on a dress and catch a WNBA game.
Everything’s coming out gay!
Last year Deoni Jones was stabbed to death at a bus stop. This year, at her vigil, her family asked some tough questions about why the murder was not prosecuted as a hate crime. Mayor Vincent Gray responded to those questions.
Georgia’s got a hot new lesbian in her legislature and she’s at the helm of some pretty progressive policies.
Police have determined that the 33-year-old lesbian who claimed she was attacked in an anti-gay hate crime made the whole thing up.
“When someone takes the time to handcuff someone with a zip tie and carve derogatory comments or words into somebody else’s body, that’s sheer hate and at this point, this is a hate crime.”
Dharun Ravi was found guilty on 15 different counts in a New Jersey court today, including being guilty of committing a hate crime against Tyler Clementi but not against his sexual partner, M.B..
There was a lot of homophobia this week. This is 20 to 44% of it.
“I covered myself, I shielded my body, and he just kept hitting me and nobody did anything.”
A soldier in Scotland has been fined for trans* prejudice. Unfortunately, he is not facing additional fines for being a jerk.
The jury in the trial of Larry King’s killer has been unable to reach a verdict.
Yesterday Brandon McInerney’s defense team rested their case in the murder trial of 15-year-old Larry King and according to them, it was King that was the bully, not McInerney.
Rachel’s Team Pick: “What I really want, I now realize, is peace. And I know now, after this trial, that justice does not bring peace. It only brings justice.”
Two white teenagers in Mississippi beat a black man, then drove over him in a pickup truck.
A recent decision in an anti-gay hate crime case in Windsor, Ontario has experts calling for harsher sentences. It’s about time.
Brandon McInerney faces life in prison after shooting Larry King in 2008. The defense argues that he was provoked by ‘advances’ and too young to deal with it properly.
“But there are ways in which identity does seem to have a part of this story, both the story of what happened that night and the far-reaching story of its aftermath.”
A slew of violent murders has left Puerto Rico’s gay community fearful and wondering what to do next.
Chris Cochrane, a Halifax trans woman, was shot in the arm by two men yelling homophobic transphobic slurs.
Today some people were finally held accountable for violence against trans people, and also employment protections in Nevada!