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  • Dan Savage to Ben Carson: If It's Your Choice, Come and Get It

    After retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson made headlines last week, saying that homosexuality is a choice, citing prisoners who "go to prison straight -- and when they come out, they're gay," writer and LGBT activist Dan Savage is calling out the possible 2016 GOP presidential candidate.

  • Food: Say Cheese

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    954-564-6887
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    My mother was a lousy cook.

  • Power and Peace: Late Activist Diana Hemingway

    Truly, how does one capture the life of your love, the love of your life, a trailblazer, a devout friend, a rescuer, an advocate, an activist, an artist, in mere words? When my partner, Diana Hemingway, first died by suicide on December 20th, 2016, I wrote fervently about her in the days that followed. The words flowed easily, as it felt like she was still here. I could still see her sitting across the couch from me. I could still see her eyes, as I stared into them from where my head had time and again rested in her lap. Most of all, I could still hear Diana's voice in my head, her words so often filled with frustration and angst over some form of oppression or act of injustice.

  • Real Estate Geek: When You Can't Afford a House in WilMa...

    As you may recall from past columns, the median sales price of a single family home in Wilton Manors (arms length transactions only) is now in the $360,000 range. That's well beyond the affordability of the typical person (or even couple).

  • Trans Activists Confront Caitlyn Jenner: 'You are an Insult to Trans People & Women'

    After giving a speech at a luncheon in Chicago Thursday, Caitlyn Jenner was confronted by a group of transgender activists, where one protester told the former Olympian over a loudspeaker: "You are an insult to trans people, you are an insult to women," ET Online reports.

  • Why Transgender Teen Jazz Jennings Is Everywhere

    (CNN) -- The transgender community is celebrating several recent milestones thanks to one teen doing her part for transgender visibility.

  • Wilton Manors Activist Gets Arrested in D.C. Healthcare Protests

    The morning before he took part in a protest against Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act [ACA], Wilton Manors activist Michael Rajner predicted an arrest was in his near future. “I’m likely getting arrested today,” Rajner wrote in an email to SFGN.