Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Today's Headlines From LGBTQNation

Discharged Iraq war veteran, gay activist Dan Choi on trial for DADT protest

August 31 — Lt. Dan Choi, the openly gay Army veteran and gay rights activist who was arrested outside the White House for protesting against "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," testified in court on Tuesday that he was proud and willing to go to jail. Read more »

Focus on the Family’s ‘CitizenLink’ facing $2.3 million budget shortfall

August 31 — In an interesting turn of events, Focus On The Famliy's political arm -- CitizenLink -- has fallen on hard times, reporting a budget shortfall of $2.3 million dollars. Read more »

School faces possible lawsuit for banning student from wearing ‘Gay? Fine by me’ t-shirt

August 31 — An Alabama high school faces a possible federal lawsuit for banning a student from wearing a t-shirt that expresses the message, "gay? fine by me." Read more »

Let’s Face it – Homophobia is so Gay

August 31 — To protect their “dirty” secret, these scoundrels are inciting persecution and passing discriminatory laws that lead to many forms of suicide: career, social, financial, emotional, spiritual, and actual. Read more »

‘OutServe’ magazine to hit military bases same day ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ ends

August 31 — OutServe Magazine -- targeting gay and lesbian service members -- has announced it has received approval to distribute its publication on Army and Air Force military bases beginning in September. Read more »