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Q on the tube: Inside Track

RuPaul is America’s most prominent drag queen. He’s played himself on numerous TV shows over the years, but now he’s hosting his...

New gay allegations leveled at fallen church leader

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A young man who formerly attended New Life Church says that then-pastor Ted Haggard performed a sex act...

Media Trail

Penn wins SAG award for ‘Milk’ The Advocate reports Sean Penn has emerged as an early front-runner in the Oscar race after taking...

Out actor returns to role in ‘Rent’

The return of the Broadway touring production “Rent” to Philadelphia is enough to celebrate on its own. But this tour promises to...

International News

Iceland may appoint lesbian PM The fall of Iceland’s government could pave the way for the world’s first lesbian prime minister, Johanna Sigurdardottir....

Gay leaders mull taking Prop. 8 fight to 2010 vote

LOS ANGELES — Gay-rights activists are weighing the wisdom of rushing in front of voters a repeal of the state-ballot measure that banned gay...

Fun for boys, girls and children of all ages

Between President Obama’s inauguration and the Eagles’ pleasantly surprising run to the NFC Championship game, most Philadelphians have leapt into 2009 with enthusiasm and...

Domestic-violence organization reaches out to LGBT youth

Although domestic violence is typically considered an issue that only heterosexual women are faced with, one local organization is seeking to raise awareness about...

’10,000 Dresses’ celebrates transgender children

Beginning with the vibrant sunburst and smiling child on its cover, Marcus Ewert’s “10,000 Dresses” is a joyous book about self-acceptance and identity. ...

Court upholds New Orleans’ domestic-partner policy

NEW ORLEANS — The city of New Orleans had the right to offer health benefits to unmarried domestic partners of city employees, a state...

Binational couple wants Obama’s help in returning to U.S.

President Barack Obama’s message of hope resonates strongly with Kindall Goble and Phil Healing. The two men recently had to move...

Arkansas adoption battle heats up

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Attorney General Dustin McDaniel no longer wants supporters of a new law aimed at banning gays from adopting...

Family Portrait: Mark Sylvester

The venerable Walnut Street Theatre has been the grande dame of Philadelphia theater for 200 years. Throughout those two centuries, she...

30 years ago in PGN

Sen. moves to ban gay officers Former Pennsylvania Sen. Clarence Bell introduced a bill Jan. 16 that would prohibit openly gay...

Boy-band satire returns to Delaware Valley

The worlds of boy bands and Christian music don’t often cross paths. (Or maybe they have and we didn’t know because...

Diversions: Jan. 30-Feb. 5

THEATER The Day of the Picnic People’s Light & Theatre Company presents a mysterious new play about a witch doctor’s revenge on the widow...

Nightlife

NIGHTLIFE 12th Air Command 254 S. 12th St. 215.545.8088 12thair.com Multi-level bar dancing, deck Alfa 1709 Walnut St. 215.751.0201 Bar,...

Obama comes to Philly

What should the Pennsylvania legislature accomplish this year for the LGBT community?

What should the Pennsylvania legislature accomplish this year for the LGBT community? Gino Barricainsurance underwriter | Society Hill“Legalizing same-sex marriage and passing a...

A prayer for the nation and our next president, Barack Obama

Opening Inaugural Event, Jan. 18, 2009, Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C. Welcome to Washington! The fun is about to begin, but first,...

COVID-19

Women lost all the jobs in December

In the December monthly jobs report from the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), it was revealed that the US lost 140,000 jobs...