Metro Weekly

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Tammy Baldwin Named Fourth-Ranking Senate Democrat

By John Riley | Sunday Nov 20, 2016
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) has been named a member of the U.S. Senate Democratic leadership team following the caucus' recent elections.

Trump May Name Openly Gay Man as Ambassador to the United Nations

By John Riley | Sunday Nov 20, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump is considering appointing an openly gay man as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, according to FOX News.

PWR BTTM: Ragingly Flamboyant Queer Punk

By Randy Shulman | Sunday Nov 20, 2016
"My favorite thing is telling the band name to people who don't know what a PWR BTTM is," says Liv Bruce, one of the co-founders of the ragingly flamboyant queer punk duo.

VA Scuttles Plans to Cover Transition Surgery for Transgender Vets

By John Riley | Saturday Nov 19, 2016
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is dropping plans to cover transition-related surgical expenses for transgender veterans, citing budget constraints.

NOM Wants to Repeal Marriage Equality Under Trump Administration

By John Riley | Saturday Nov 19, 2016
While the nation's top LGBT organizations were dismayed at the election of Donald Trump as president, the National Organization for Marriage is ecstatic.

Pat McCrory Tried to Limit the Extent of HB 2, Emails Reveal

By John Riley | Saturday Oct 22, 2016
Despite his very public defense of North Carolina's anti-LGBT law, emails reveal that Gov. Pat McCrory worked behind the scenes to try and limit the more egregious parts of HB 2.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do the Time Warp Again

By Randy Shulman | Saturday Oct 22, 2016
Let's face an honest fact: "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" is not a good movie and the Fox TV remake is no improvement.

'Grey's Anatomy' Star Comes Out as 'Queer, 'Bi'

By Rhuaridh Marr | Sunday Oct 16, 2016
Speaking at the True Colors Fund's 40 to None Summit in Los Angeles on Saturday, "Grey's Anatomy" star Sara Ramirez announced that she was "queer, bisexual."


By Randy Shulman | Sunday Oct 16, 2016
The 80-minute show is funny, harrowing, heartbreaking, intense and joyful, bundled in an explosive performance by the poet.

Full 7th Circuit Agrees to Hear Indiana Employment Discrimination Case

By John Riley | Saturday Oct 15, 2016
The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear the case of an Indiana woman who claims she was denied full-time employment six different times and eventually fired because she is a lesbian.

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