More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
Top Stories Today - 09.22.2008
Monday, September 22, 2008 - 10:34am by Justin Cole, GLAAD's Director of Digital Media
- The New York Times - Same-Sex Marriage Ban Is Tied to Obama Factor
- Associated Press - McCain, Obama Wary of Fueling Gay-Marriage Debate
- The Washington Post - Transgender Va. Woman Wins Discrimination Lawsuit
- The New York Times - Like the Makeup Model, Warts and All?
- The New York Times - George Michael Apologizes For Latest Drugs Bust
- The New York Times - Several Portraits Emerge of Engineer in Crash
- Orlando Sentinel (FL) - EDITORIAL: What We Think About Florida's Amendments
- Palm Beach Post (FL) - EDITORIAL: End Gay Adoption Ban
- Redding Record Searchlight (CA) - OP-ED: Gay Marriage Hurts Families? There's No Evidence
- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (PA) - OP-ED: The Next Page: Same-Sex Marriage -- an Informed Conversation
- The Sacramento Bee (CA) - Protesters Target Kevin Johnson's Church for his Proposition 8 Stand
- Boston Herald (MA) - Reported Hate Crimes on Rise in Boston
- The Times of India (India) - Govt May Scrap Outdated Gay Law
- Agence France-Presse (Bosnia and Herzegovina) - Fears of Violence Ahead of Bosnia's First Gay Festival
From the Blogs:
- Political Perceptions (The Wall Street Journal) - Why McCain and Obama Duck the Issue of Gays in the Military
- The Huffington Post - Worried About Marriage in California
- The Huffington Post - A Walk on the Wilde Side
- The Huffington Post - What the Media Missed in a Plan for Repeal
- Rod 2.0 - Rod 2.0 Exclusive: Melody Thornton of the Pussycat Dolls Talks Gays and Total "Doll Domination"
- OnTopMag.com - Report: The Mormon money flow against gays in California
- Pam's House Blend - Southern Baptist bookstore chain yanks magazine with female pastors on cover
- Good As You - North Carolina Baptists are gay friendly ( no sarcasm intended this time )
- AfterElton.com - 2008 Emmy Awards Not So Gay
- GayNewsBlog - Boycott Launched Against Bolthouse Farms Over Founder's ...
- Pam's House Blend - No on Prop. 8 Rally - Monterey's Window on the Bay
- BoxTurtleBulletin - LA's Black Cat Bar To Be Designated A Historic Cultural Monument
- Andrew Sullivan - Keep Marriage For All In California