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2010-07-13 09:04:00

NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As media trends accelerate towards citizen-journalism and blogger-created news content, a new national survey again validates that gay and lesbian adults online today are among the nation's most loyal and heaviest blog readers and social network users. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100518/NY06801LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100518/NY06801LOGO ) According to a recent national survey conducted online by...

2010-06-22 06:45:00

MILFORD, Conn., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A new book that has been called a male version of Sarah Silverman's "The Bedwetter," and likened to "Animal House" and "Porky's," is perfect for summertime reading and relaxing. "Stories I'd tell My Children (but maybe not until they're adults)" is mostly pants-wetting funny, sometimes poignant and profound, often bawdy, and always engaging and enjoyable. It's a collection of more than 100 stories that span 55 years: pre-school, in school, and after...

2010-06-16 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this Sunday, June 20th at 8:00 pm ET/PT, Ovation, the only U.S. television network dedicated to art and contemporary culture, celebrates Gay Pride Month with a brand new entertainment event, "Art Out Loud," with the U.S. premiere of the trailblazing U.K. television series, Queer As Folk. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100616/LA21652) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100616/LA21652) "Art Out Loud," which takes a look...

2010-06-10 05:30:00

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, June 10 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/the-international-gay-lesbian-chamber-of-commerce/iglcc-announces-the-most-gay-friendly-corporations /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: The photo accompanying this social media release is also available at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited members of the media/ SOURCE The International Gay & Lesbian Chamber of...

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2010-04-29 09:11:22

UCLA study find that lesbians, gays and bisexuals are at particularly high risk Nearly 4 million adults in California reported being a victim of physical or sexual violence at the hands of a spouse, companion or other intimate partner, according to a new policy brief from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research. Of those victims, more than 1 million reported being forced to have sex by an intimate partner, the study found. Although reported incidences of intimate partner violence, or IPV,...

2010-04-28 11:38:00

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the Nation's Capital enacted groundbreaking legislation to provide equal marriage rights to gay and lesbian couples on March 9, 2010, couples have chosen to legalize their long-standing and loving relationships with a license and an appropriate ceremony. The winner of the 2010 Caterer of the Year Award, Main Event Caterers of Arlington, Virginia, is partnering with Capital Pride to offer a Gay or Lesbian Wedding Seminar on May 4, 2010 at the...

2010-03-18 10:26:19

All clinical trials have guidelines that clearly state who can and cannot participate, but according to the National Institutes of Health these guidelines are typically based on age, gender, previous treatment history, the type and stage of a disease, and other medically relevant factors. However, researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center have gathered evidence indicating that some trials explicitly exclude individuals based on their sexual orientation. Their findings are published in a research...

2010-03-09 06:46:22

Schools are typically on guard against students who bully by inflicting repeated violence on other students. But technology has given rise to a relatively new form of bullying which inflicts emotional harm in a stealth manner, working through Web sites, chat rooms, e-mail, cell phones and instant messaging. And according to a new national study by Iowa State University researchers, one out of every two lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and allied youths are regular victims of...

2010-03-03 15:27:00

Presented by Linda Perry and Brent Bolthouse, the Star-Studded Event is a Magical Evening of Music LOS ANGELES, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Songwriter/Producer Linda Perry and Impresario/Event Producer Brent Bolthouse will join the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center to present "An Evening with Women: Celebrating Art, Music & Equality" on Saturday, May 1 in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel. A magical evening that rocks with music while it shimmers with elegance,...

2010-02-08 10:47:00

NATO and Israeli Military Officials to Discuss Implementation SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Palm Center has announced plans to convene a Washington, D.C. summit of officials and experts from military forces that allow gay men and lesbians to serve openly, including the Israel Defense Force and NATO member militaries. The summit, which is planned for early spring, will focus on the implementation of personnel policies for openly gay troops. British and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.