REVIEW OF HANNA

                                                                    A 16-year-old raised by her father to be a cold-hearted killing machine must learn how to be a girl. Raised by her…

¿BACKLASH OR EVOLUTION?

2011 is poised to be a pivotal year in the movement toward marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples, with both sides of the debate encouraged the pendulum will swing their way. IN THE LIFE travels to Iowa where social conservatives use unprecedented tactics to repeal equal marriage rights in a campaign with national implications….

WHERE IS THE LOVE?

“Where Is the Love?” is the first single from The Black Eyed Peas‘ third album,Elephunk, released in 2003. It was the first single to feature the band’s new member,Fergie. The song also features Justin Timberlake. The single peaked at #8 in the USA, becoming The Black Eyed Peas’ first Top 10 hit; the single also peaked at…

MERCY, MERCY ME (THE ECOLOGY)

“Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)” was the second single from Marvin Gaye‘s 1971 album, What’s Going On. Following the breakthrough of the title track’s success, the song, written solely by Gaye, became one of his most poignant anthems of sorrow regarding the environment. Led by Gaye playing piano, strings conducted by Paul Riser, multi-tracking vocals from Gaye, the instrumentals provided by The…

EARTH DAY: ¿R U INSPIRED?

For over 40 years, Earth Day—April 22—has inspired and mobilized individuals and organizations worldwide to demonstrate their commitment to environmental protection and sustainability. R U INSPIRED?

EARTH DAY: ¿WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

Earth Day is becoming one of the most important hallmarks in the world of conservation and recycling. It carries with it powerful connotations of ecological responsibility and taking ownership of our planet; after all, it is the only Earth that we have, and taking steps to lessen the impact that you and your fellow man…

¡SELF HATE IS AFOOT!

Self hate is @ work / At its best / When gay people / Are afraid to  deal with the roots of their stress!

LOVING THE (GAY) MAN IN MIRROR

Many gay men are obsessed with looking perfect, doing everything they can to emulate the men they see on websites and in magazines. While on one hand this can be a good thing—hitting the gym and eating right promotes a healthy lifestyle—it can sometimes become destructive. I read a study that showed that heterosexual men…