June 2014 This Way Out Archives

6/2/2014 This Way Out

Hip-hop’s Angel Haze shares the “Same Love”; television celebrates a “Modern” marriage; commentator Janet Mason loves the literature of love; Brunei’s deadly penal code gets the Sultan’s blessing, Japan’s First Lady floats a message of Pride, Russian repression enters Crimea, Uganda targets “homo-promoting” NGO’s, the United Church of Christ challenges North Carolina’s equality ban, and more global LGBT news.

6/9/2014 This Way Out

Marriage equality comes to two more U.S. states, Oregon and Pennsylvania; psychology turns pink and Anderson Cooper sees red; global actions fight homophobia and trans-phobia, Africa’s first out gay black lawmaker takes office, Canada denies visas to Ugandan activists invited to a World Pride Conference in Toronto, mixed judicial signals keep married same-gender Utah couples in legal limbo, “stayin’ tuned” in Idaho and Wisconsin, and more global LGBT news.

6/16/2014 This Way Out

A filmmaker documents the United States of Gore Vidal; “Little Monsters” and their parents “heal” and “come around”; a mob lynches a gay man in Ghana and hunts for his boyfriend, Luxembourg’s Parliament leans toward marriage equality, NOM takes on Oregon after record fines in Maine, a religiously-weakened ENDA draws U.S. activists’ fire, a Peruvian Congressman comes out, and more global LGBT news.

6/23/2014 This Way Out

The adventures of trans-activist/entertainer Calpernia Addams; a backroom deal bans marriage equality in Slovakia, British consulates host same-gender nuptials, Wisconsin couples rush to wed while North Dakota’s journey begins, there’s a pleasant Pride surprise in Nicosia, Puerto Rico’s governor trusts a lesbian’s judgment, a new generation emerges in a California city’s elections, and more global LGBT news.

6/30/2014 This Way Out

Modern-day directors go “Cruising” for the movie’s deleted sex scenes; Texas Republicans want to “repair” gay people; the U.N. General Assembly elects a homophobic figurehead, Malaysian trans-women are jailed, fined and shorn, Wisconsin marrieds join the legal limbo line, Pride promotes couples’ rights in Rome, Tel Aviv and Bucharest, a lesbian wins the Premier position in Ontario, and more global LGBT news.