What is Cisgender?

singlegayvslesbianmoms600

Note from the Editor: With the recent launch of our You Tube page we are kicking off  a few video sections that explore today’s family, this one is a generational conversation that will be sparked by the topics of the week.  A single gay guy and lesbian moms (my wife and I) talk about Cisgender […]

Share

Spotlight Series: Courtney and Korinne

nikon 231finalfinal

Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States.   TNF: Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids?  COURTNEY: My name is Courtney and my wife, Korinne, and I have been together a little over 5 years. We currently reside in Washington State but my wife serves […]

Share

Obama: ‘I’m Hopeful the Supreme Court Comes to the Right Decision’ on Marriage Equality

ObamaGreen

Following his up-tempo State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama is putting his money where his mouth is regarding LGBT rights in America. In a meeting Thursday at The White House, Obama said: “I will tell you peoples’ hearts have opened up on this issue. I think people know that treating folks unfairly, […]

Share

One Million Kids for Equality Launches Before SCOTUS Ruling

One-Million-Kids-1024x719

  One Million Kids For Equality, in coalition with The Personal Stories Project and the Mississippi Gulf Coast Rainbow Center, have officially launched a historic and very ambitious campaign to engage One Million Kids ahead of this summer’s historic ruling on marriage equality. The campaign started Thursday with the launch of a temporary website, a […]

Share

Kevin Hart, Billy Crystal, And Hollywood’s Homophobia Problem

Billy-Crystal-638x425

So often, conversations about homophobia in Hollywood focus on the visibility of LGBT characters and the challenges for LGBT actors. But neither of those angles focuses on the source of such attitudes, but comedians Billy Crystal and Kevin Hart shine some new light on why Hollywood is slow to “get better.” Crystal is well known for […]

Share

LGBTQ Initiative – LA LGBT Center

Screen Shot 2015-01-21 at 12.10.11 PM

LGBTQ Initiative Join Teach for America for this National LGBTQ Education Conversation Series. Race, Class, Gender, and Sexual Orientation in the Classroom 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, January 22 The State of Education in LGBTQ America 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, January 22 Free program. Refreshments and snacks will be served.

Share

GLAAD Media Awards 2015: Transparent, Pride, The Imitation Game, Dear White People

BACKGROUND: MATT MCGORRY, KATIE FINDLAY, ALFRED ENOCH, KARLA SOUZA, AJA NAOMI KING, JACK FALAHEE, BILLY BROWN, LIZA WEIL, CHARLIE WEBER; FOREGROUND: VIOLA DAVIS

GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, announced Tuesday the nominees for its 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented by Delta Air Lines, Hilton, Ketel One Vodka, and Wells Fargo. The GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and […]

Share

Spotlight Series: Lisandra and Jasmin

IMG_2238509910504

Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States.   TNF: Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids? LISANDRA: My wife Jasmin and I have been together 8 yrs and  married for 4 . We got married in the state of DC. We have a daughter […]

Share

Lesbian Emojis Fill the Gender Gap, Excitement Ensues

Screen shot 2015-01-20 at 8.40.42 AM

Have you ever scrolled through your emojis searching for the perfect way to tell your girlfriend you think you should move in together? Well now, thanks to a new app, Lesbian Emojis, you can just sent the U-Haul emoji and avoid talking about it. Advertising executive and graphic designer Kimberly Linn and co-creator Katie Streeter began […]

Share

Man Down! A Gay Dad Wants To Wave His White Flag

white flag

By Henry Amador Tired, irritated, angry, distant, envious, tired, overwhelmed, tired, judgmental, did I say tired? These are some of the ways I have been feeling lately and that really has me feeling, well… tired, irritated, angry, distant, envious, overwhelmed, judgmental and tired, really tired. I was recently featured in an article on Buzzfeed about […]

Share