Although it's been quiet recently, the fight pitting Boca Raton against gay-rights activists is about to crank back up. Rand Hoch -- president and founder of the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council -- says his group is tired of waiting.Since last fall, activists have been trying to nudge the city ... More >>
If you found yourself saying, "Hey! He's talking about me!" during Barack Obama's inaugural speech, it's because you either waited in line to vote for many hours or you're gay or both!
During the speech for his second inauguration, Obama made references to two items that are of great importance to ... More >>
Rep. Allen Bernard "Harriet Tubman" WestRep. Allen West -- the self-proclaimed "Harriet Tubman" who says he's trying to get the nation's African-Americans off the "21st century plantation," claims members of the Congressional Black Caucus are "racist," and suspects his potential opponent in his r ... More >>
Laine DossKrispy Kreme burger: You know you want it!The South Florida Fair opens tomorrow, bringing with it two weeks of non-stop blue-ribboned animals, carnies hawking games of chance, and neon-colored rides.Yada...yada...who are we kidding? Do we really wait the entire year to watch a cow ... More >>
Segregationist also used to go public with this kind of hate.The first gay person I ever knew had just served me pasta in his home. He hadn't bought a dining room table yet for his new apartment, so we were sitting on his living room floor with plates in our hands. He had made a simple sauce with ... More >>
In 1994, then-Gov. Lawton Chiles signed into law a statute that requires Florida high school kids be taught about the Holocaust and the history of black Americans.Now, the Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC) of Tallahassee has filed a grievance with the Justice Department, claiming that ... More >>