UGANDA’S TALLEST PEAK NOW TOPPED WITH RAINBOW FLAG

A California activist and business owner just took Uganda’s LGBT pride to new heights — literally.  Neal Gottlieb, the founder and owner of San Rafael-based Three Twins Ice Cream, planted a rainbow flag atop Uganda’s highest peak last week to protest the East African country’s recent passage of the Anti-Homosexuality Act, which calls for life imprisonment for…

THE INSPIRED WORKPLACE

It is no secret that in today’s modern workplace, we are faced daily with an ever-growing number of responsibilities, challenges, and fires that must be put out with urgency. Our boundaries are constantly pushed, our limits continually defied. We face demands from our colleagues, our leaders, and ourselves. Every moment is an opportunity for greatness,…

FL COUPLE’S FINAL JOURNAL SHOWS WHY MARRIAGE MATTERS

Some of the most beautiful, tragic, and heartbreakingly poignant stories in the fight for marriage equality are the stories of couples who encounter illness and death. Some of them — like Edie Windsor and Thea Spyer of New York and John Arthur and Jim Obergefell of Ohio — were able to hold  on just long enough to tie the knot….

OBAMA CHOOSES GAY BISHOP TO LEAD EASTER PRAYER

President Barack Obama chose a gay bishop to lead an Easter prayer yesterday (14 April). Gene Robinson, who made history back in 2003 when he became the first openly gay Anglican bishop in the US, was part of the fifth annual Easter Prayer Breakfast Monday. The breakfast marks the beginning of the Holy Week at…

NAOMI CAMPBELL: I ENCOURAGE FASHION RUNWAYS TO INCLUDE MORE TRANS MODELS

Supermodel Naomi Campbell has called for more trans models to beaccepted on the fashion catwalks. Speaking at this year’s GLAAD awards at the weekend, Campbell said: “Along with GLAAD, I encourage even more diversity in the fashion world. That includes welcoming trans models to the runways.” Going on, Campbell commended model Carmen Carrera for her work…