Here’s to the child-free – there’s no harm in acknowledging that life decision is just fine

By: Friday August 10, 2012 1:09 pm

Michelangelo Signorile expresses how I feel about this issue — not having kids is A-OK. I’m happy to be an aunt and owner of fur babies. I do not want kids. I never wanted kids. Even as a kid. Don’t get me wrong: I’m really happy for my gay and lesbian friends who’ve always wanted [...]

Wisconsin state senator pushes bill classifying single parenthood as child abuse

By: Sunday July 8, 2012 8:11 am

I’m so sick of rule of the wingnuts. In legislatures around the country, low-life teabaggers, bigots, know-nothings, and deeply insecure individuals managed to get elected. Now they are empowered to be full-out womb controllers, to attack the rights of low-wealth residents to vote, to rile up fear of black and brown people…the list goes on [...]

Flawed study funded by anti-gay org claims to overturn decades of research affirming gay and lesbian parenting

By: Monday June 11, 2012 8:49 pm

The New Family Structure Study (NFSS) is a comparative project which seeks to understand how young adults (~ages 18-39) raised by same-sex parents fare on a variety of social, emotional, and relational outcomes when compared with young adults raised in homes with their married biological parents, those raised with a step-parent, and those raised in [...]

A piece of family history – the Tuskegee Airmen – featured in upcoming film, Red Tails

By: Monday December 26, 2011 10:19 pm

The Tuskegee Airmen, the color-barrier-breaking unit of pilots and support personnel that served the U.S. military during World War II are featured in the new George Lucas-produced film Red Tails. The movie is a world war II action adventure. Red Tails is a fictional tale inspired by the true story of America’s first all black aerial [...]

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