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Self-Righteous Infidelity

In an interview last year, director Serge Bozon divided filmmakers into two categories: those who draw everything from their imagination and those who essentially Comments (19)
Theater

Bumping Off Her Betrothed

Lust, betrayal, revenge, madness, murder, a bloody severed finger. Comments (26)
Breaking News

Comptroller Audit Identifies AIDS Housing Oversight Failings

An audit of the city’s HIV/ Comments (21)
Legal

Despite New State, City Regs, Transgender Leaders Go After ESPA    

Juli Grey-Owens, the leader of the Long Island Transgender Advocacy Coalition and a former Pride Agenda board member, is emerging as a key figure in the post-ESPA efforts t […] Comments (74)
New York City

The Keeper

Most every morning throughout the 1980s and ‘90s, he walked into the very epicenter of th Comments (5)
Film

Grace and Desire

Writer/ director Stephen Cone’s modest, incisive gem “Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party” takes place entirely during the title character’s (Cole Doman, in a sly, winning performance) 17th birthday party. The film has 20 teenagers and adults coming together to celebrate at Henry’s home and pool. Over the course of Comments (2)
Legal

Bronx Lawsuit Lingers as Salvation Army Works to Improve Image    

A lawsuit brought by a lesbian couple that charges the Salvation Army with discrimination based on sexual orientation could derail efforts by the agency to convince LGBT Americans that it does not discriminate against LGBT employees and clients Comments (12)
Music

A Long Submerged Operatic Jewel Rises Again

Mariusz Kwiecien and Diana Damrau in the Penny Woolcock production of Georges Bizet’s “Les Pêcheurs de Perles” at the Metropolitan Opera. | KEN HOWARD/ METRO […] Comment
Legal

Fired Anti-Gay Atlanta Fire Chief Strikes Back in Lawsuit  

Kelvin J. Cochran, who was discharged as chief of the Atlanta Fire and Rescue Department (AFRD) after he self-published a book Comments (2)
Politics

US Efforts to Fund Russian LGBT Groups Costly, Limited in Impact    

Given the recent bankruptcy announcement by American Apparel, two gay groups have responded to questions regarding the outcome of efforts between them and the clothing retailer to raise money for LGBT groups in Russia that were silenced w Comments (1)
Theater

Dark and Darker on the London Stage

The doomed boy prince Mamillius (Rudi Goodman) in “The Winter’s Tale” tells Paulina (Judi Dench), a noblewoman i Comments (4)
Legal

Tennessee School Can’t Censor Pro-Gay T-Shirt    

US District Judge Kevin H. Sharp presented an early Christmas present to Rebecca “Becca” Young, a student at Richland High School in Giles Coun Comments (17)
Media Circus

In Defense of the Brats

Thank you, Jesse Singal of New York Magazine, for writing “Why Arthur C. Brooks Is Wrong About ‘Victimhood Culture,’” a persuasive rebuttal to Brooks’ obnoxious op-ed in the New York Times. Comments (41)
Theater

Aggie Awards for the Year Just Ended

As we welcome 2016 and bid fare Comments (23)
Legal

Gay Teacher Prevails in Morality Discharge Dispute   

California’s Second District Court of Appeal upheld a lower court judge’s determination that the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Co Comments (3)
Legal

Lambda’s Broad Birth Certificate Push in Wisconsin Hits Speed Bump    

Lambda Legal’s federal lawsuit seeking to compel Wisconsin officials to issue appropriate birth certificates for children of married same-sex couples hit a speed bump on December 16 when US District Judge Barbara B. Crabb denied its motion for class certification and summary judgment. Comments (17)
Music

Holiday Hollers

Steven Blier –– the energizing genius behind New Y Comments (13)
Kelly Jean Cogswell

Seeing Dykes

I’m not that into “Star Wars,” but I’ll watch any YouTube clip of Carrie Fisher doing a promo interview with her French bulldog Gary and spouting some inappropriately true thing with the hint of a smile spreading across her hard, broad, beautiful face. She’s an aging woman who has no fucks left to give. A quirkier, even more deadpan Lauren Bacall, if you remember her. Comment
Features

It’s Winter… Get Out There!

Indomitable in mind, body and spir Comments (1)

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