The AggreGAYtor: May 12
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
By David Estlund,
3:05PM, Mon. May 12, 2014
Michael Sam gets us all interested in sports for a moment, skag drag triumphs at Eurovision, and Louie Gohmert shares his love for Nazis, as your AggreGAYtor seeks, rather than vengeance, retribution.
C.L.I.T. Fest brings queer punk festival liberation to Austin this weekend on a wave of charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent.
We are all Rams now, thanks to Michael Sam becoming their first openly gay draftee.
The Weather Channel tries to shut down Fort Worth City Council Member Joel Burns’ complaints, incites a social media snitstorm. Imagine if they’d tried to Dallas our Austin.
Trans kids, like any others, can be a source of pride and valuable lessons for a loving mom.
Mother’s Day isn’t quite so gendered for families with two dads.
John Abdallah Wambere is still waiting to hear back on his application for asylum from persecution in Uganda.
Being queer in prison is rough, another report confirms.
Half of us are closeted at work, partly for the obvious reason that coming out could mean being fired.
Louie Gohmert loves us, even though we’re all Nazis.
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