July 11, 2011 - 4:54pm
On July 7th, Ben Chandler voted for an anti-gay amendment to a Pentagon appropriations bill that only existed as a vehicle for homophobes to flex their political muscle.
The amendment to a Pentagon appropriations bill Ben Chandler [D-KY] voted for on July 7th reaffirming the Defense of Marriage Act served no legal purpose. It did not change the law of the land. It did not change Pentagon policy. It was not required in order for the Pentagon to get the money it...
June 17, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 17, 2011
"Kentucky’s unemployment rate fell below 10 percent last month for the first time since February 2009, the state announced Thursday. The rate in May was 9.8 percent, down from 10 percent in April. A year earlier it was 10.4 percent.
July 29, 2012 - 8:03pm
Andrew Compton was killed a few weeks ago in the Highlands.
Most Louisvillians have heard of the murder of 18-year-old Sullivan student Andrew Compton who was allegedly killed in the Highlands by a man he met online. The alleged culprit has confessed, facts have been revealed, but at the end of the day the Compton family still hasn’t...
July 29, 2012 - 7:58pm
How will Lady Gaga's arrival in Louisville affect how our city views the homosexual community? Will it bring awareness to the problems with anti-gay bullying and violence? Video included of Gaga's "Don't ask, don't tell" speech.
Lady Gaga is finally coming to Louisville on March 12, 2011 at the new KFC Yum! Center, but what does that mean (other than a fun concert)? Lady Gaga is at the forefront of gay rights activism and recently joined U.S. Senator Harry Reid in suggesting the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell....
July 24, 2009 - 4:42pm
These bars, restaurants and coffee shops draw a good mix gays and straights.
Before visiting Louisville for the first time five years ago, my notion of residents' attitudes towards homosexuals was of guys who vote in favor of a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage and then stop off on the way home for a little anonymous man-on-man action in a video booth.