Saturday, January 18, 2020

Exploring St. Paul’s oldest LGBT bar: The Townhouse

With roots that go back to 1949, The Town House is St. Paul's oldest LGBTQ bar and everyone knows it.  Everyone but local historians...

Queer Protest Protested — By Queers

An LGBT rights march on Sunday was protested by Bash Back! Twin Cities, an anarchist-leaning queer group who are probably best-known, locally, for picketing...

The 100 Queerest Places in Twin Cities History

Bet you didn't know that Solera, a downtown Minneapolis restaurant, is housed on the site of a former X-rated movie theater, or that the...

Minnesota LGBT History Month: The pie and Anita Bryant

This article is part of a series on Minnesota LGBT history in honor of LGBT History Month. These are excerpts from a forthcoming book...

Pastor says Minnesota gays teach kids how to masturbate

In one of the more bizarre speeches at the Minnesota Family Council's rally for a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage, Hastings Pastor Brad...

HRC: Target Donation Won’t Impact Corporate Equality Index Ranking

The nation's premier LGBT lobbying organization has weighed in on the Target controversy, saying they're "disappointed" in the discount retailer. However, they're leaving...

Mother: Anoka-Hennepin School policy contributed to gay son’s suicide

According to his mother, Justin Aaberg was "a very sweet boy who seemed to always have a smile on his face; he didn't have...

Gay Mormons react to church efforts to pass anti-gay marriage amendment in Minnesota

Affirmation, a group of LGBT Mormons, reacted strongly to the news that the Latter Day Saints were getting active in Minnesota. The Church of...

Bishop Quinn: Church’s position on anti-gay marriage amendment is based on reason not...

In a video message to supporters, Bishop John Quinn of the Diocese of Winona tells Catholics that its not the church's fault that it...

Critics say Lavender Magazine violated journalist ethics in gay pastor piece

Lavender Magazine, in one of its rare moments of political investigative reporting, outed the Rev.Tom Brock, a Lutheran with a penchant for slamming gays...