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October 22, 2016

Early voting starts in D.C.

Capehart: Giuliani reacted like all bullies to Hillary's joke at Al Smith dinner

Outsports Podcast: The impact of demeaning locker room language on gay athletes

Donald Trump Jr. Says Serving as President Would Be 'A Step Down' for His Father

I say let's spare him the indignity.

Turing's Law 'still on track' as government scuppers rival bill in Parliament

Colombia ambassador downplays anti-LGBT opposition to peace deal

AIDS training website debuts for black MSM

Log Cabin announces decision to withhold endorsement from Trump

Overcoming Election Madness

My latest Blade column.

Captain Khan

As powerful a political ad as I have ever seen.

October 19, 2016

Melania Trump Blames Everyone But Donald

Once again so fabulous she must be rigged. Laura Benanti returns as Melania. (Note: she will appear at the Barns at Wolf Trap on Saturday, October 29, and will be joined by Potomac Fever of her dear late Uncle Robert's Gay Men's Chorus of Washington.)

October 16, 2016

SNL cold open: presidential town hall debate

Kate McKinnon is the star of this.

The 'global power structure' out to stop Trump

A brilliant line by a self-described feminist gadfly in Houston.

October 13, 2016

Michelle Obama in Manchester

Speaking Thursday at a rally for Hillary Clinton in Manchester, New Hampshire, First Lady Michelle Obama eviscerated the Republican nominee for president without mentioning his name. As my friend Robert Naylor said, this was "another master class in political discourse." I cried as I watched her speak. This impassioned speech is one of the most powerful I have seen. Brava and thanks to her for this needed voice of passion and decency. We can do this.

October 11, 2016

Dr. Tyson on truth and politics


Banana Republican


Many of us watching the second debate Sunday night had the same thought as Trump threatened to jail Hillary. We don't do that in this country. America is not Venezuela.

Judge Overrules Gov. Scott, Extends Florida Voter Registration

Newsweek's Eichenwald exposes Wikileaks fraud, Trump as Kremlin mouthpiece

Clinton’s Ohio rally shatters attendance record

Five years ago today: Frank Kameny dies


Late on Tuesday evening, October 11, 2011, after a GLAA meeting, I had the unhappy duty to report the death of gay rights pioneer Frank Kameny. It was National Coming Out Day.

His legacy continues.