San Diego Pride announces 2015-2017 executive team

San Diego LGBT Pride

SAN DIEGO — San Diego LGBT Pride announced today its new executive team for the 2015-2017 term.  First term co-chairs, Romer De Los Santos and Tiffany Gonzalez, have won re-election.  Jaime Carrillo will continue as board secretary.  Newcomer and current chair of board development, Steven Kilgore, was elected as Pride’s new treasurer. Romer De Los [...]

Diversionary’s new production ‘Regrets Only’ opens Saturday, Aug. 30

Diversionary's 'Regrets Only'

SAN DIEGO — Diversionary Theatre will open its all-star uproarious new production: Paul Rudnick’s Regrets Only this Saturday night at 8pm to a sold-out audience.  The production features the Diversionary Theatre’s directorial debut of savvy local favorite Jessica John.  The piece is a marvelous political satire based right smack in the middle of the tumultuous [...]

Watch: Irish marriage equality video

LGBT Noise

More than 8,000 people took to the streets this past weekend to stand in solidarity with the LGBT community during Ireland’s sixth annual March for Marriage. Marchers flooded the streets of Dublin and walked from city hall to the Department of Justice in support of marriage equality. A substantial number of allies marched alongside LGBT [...]

Historic announcements made to tackle homophobia at World Cup of Gay Rugby (VIDEO)

Bingham Cup---

SYDNEY — As the Bingham Cup kicked off today in Sydney, two Rugby World Cup winning Wallabies’ captains joined senior federal politicians for every major Australian party, as the International Rugby Board (IRB) and the Australian Rugby Union made history. The IRB is believed to be the first major international sporting federation to publicly endorse [...]

Gay man charged with misdemeanor of spreading HIV

San Diego Superior Court

SAN DIEGO — A 29-year-old gay man has been charged with a misdemeanor case of spreading HIV to his former boyfriend in a case filed by the San Diego City Attorney’s office after the case was rejected by District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis. Attorney James Fitzpatrick appeared Aug. 28 for Thomas Miguel Guerra, who is free [...]

Joan Rivers rushed to the hospital

Joan Rivers

Gay icon, Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital today after she stopped breathing, a source confirmed to CNN. According to CNN the comedienne stopped breathing during throat surgery. Rivers, 81, was then rushed in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. In 2013, Rivers allowed cameras to record a health scare [...]

Watch this! Ukrainian band releases new video

Kazaky

Not much good news coming out of Ukraine these days.  However that hasn’t stopped Ukrainian band, Kazaky’s creative talent from flowing. Their new  music video “Pulse” includes all the recognizable symbols of the Ukrainian band: boys in high heels, choreography, minimalistic beat and fetish images and is released ahead of their new tour which starts [...]

Sophia Bush designs T-shirt exclusively for HRC (VIDEO)

Sophia Bush HRC

Actress and activist Sophia Bush has designed a limited-edition T-shirt for retailer Joe Fresh to raise awareness for LGBT equality. Sophia Bush has been a longtime advocate for equal rights and is a proud past recipient of the Human Rights Campaign’s Ally for Equality award. The HRC blog stated:  As an organization that believes that [...]

Allyson Robinson ordained at Baptist Church

Allyson Robinson

The former executive director of OutServe-SLDN, Allyson Robinson has been ordained as a minister in the Baptist Church. According to HRC longtime LGBT advocate  Robinson, who attended George W. Truett Theological Seminary and previously was a pastor at a church in Central Texas, was ordained at Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. Robinson became one of the [...]

Scott Peters campaign launches new TV ad, ‘Divisive’ (VIDEO)

Divisive

SAN DIEGO – The Scott Peters for Congress Campaign launched its second TV ad today, called “Divisive.” The spot uses clips from DeMaio’s now-infamous speech kowtowing to a San Diego Tea Party group to make the point that DeMaio is too extreme for the CA-52 district. “Carl Demaio is hiding something, his allegiance to the Tea Party, [...]

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