Toronto is enraged after police sting in local park. Toronto police laid sexual misconduct and trespassing charges on 72 people this past Friday at Marie Curtis Park. Most of the charges laid were against men for indecent exposure and engaging in sexual activity.
The last time Egyptian engineering student Shady Ragab tried to visit his friend Andrew Medhat in prison, he was turned away. He wells up in tears as he relates the story. Ragab and Medhat had met at university a few years earlier, building enough trust along with two other friends to open up and discuss their homosexuality together.
A Los Angeles gay rights organization has protested the decision by Manhattan Beach police to release — and many local media to publish — the names and photos of 18 men arrested in an undercover sex sting at a public restroom. The social service agency said one of the arrestees had reported to them that a fellow suspect attempted suicide after the results of the sting were made public. A center official said Monday that he had no additional details about the suicide report.
The joint translation is timely for English-speaking queer and trans communities. Mieli could be a touchstone for making sense of—and confronting—the aestheticized and spectacular acts of pinkwashing through which banks and businesses signal support for gender and sexual diversity where they stand to profit. Similarly, Mieli could assist with conceptualizing and critiquing political actors and states that exploit their relationships with queer and trans communities in order to shore up new consolidations of state power at home or abroad. He also contributes to Marxist social and political thought—and or so I think Marxist legal theory.
Sports rivalries often divide offices and friendships. Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky had a rough season-opening game against the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night, and one of his opponents threw some serious shade after the contest. There is plenty of doom and gloom surrounding the Chicago Bears after their loss to the Green Bay Packers in Week 1, but there were at least a few bright spots to take out of the contest.
Skip to main content. Originally founded in support of the LGBT community in Russia, and launched in the lead up to the Winter Olympics in Sochi — backed by all the major LGBT human rights organisations along with a number of prominent actors and artists, such as Madonna and James Franco — the event not only aims to raise funds, but remind global leaders that the "world is watching". In business, as in life, we all make errors.
SAN JOSE — Officials have settled a lawsuit by five men who alleged discrimination when they were arrested in undercover gay sex stings conducted by police at a city park in and Nickerson, who has spent nearly four decades suing cities over the use of these kinds of stings, has long argued they unfairly prey on men struggling with their sexuality and looking for a safe place to explore it without retribution from their families and co-workers. Under the settlement, the city must also meet a Nov.
This is the second time the clinic has been exposed for engaging in these dubious practices. But apparently not. Writing on a blog affiliated with an upcoming film, Gay U. Lipinski, who told her counselor that she was attracted to women but engaged to a man, said that the counselor then pulled out a Bible and told her that God intended only men and women to come together.
Allen Quist has a LexisNexis problem. Tim Walz in a district that leans ever-so-slightly Republican, is hoping support from the Christian Right and an endorsement from Rep. Michele Bachmann can carry him to victory in the mid-August primary.