Transgender activist to speak at Democratic National Convention

  Sarah McBride scheduled to deliver historic speech on Thursday   MICHAEL K. LAVERS | Washington Blade Courtesy National Gay Media Association   PHILADELPHIA — Sarah McBride this week will become the first openly transgender person to speak at a major party convention. McBride — who is the national press secretary for the Human Rights […]

PHOTOS: Impulse’s Down to Float 2 party

PHOTOS: Impulse’s Down to Float 2 party

Oversold conference on LGBT aging looks for ways to improve lives of elders

The second annual Summit on LGBT Aging packed the meeting rooms in one of Southern Methodist University’s Plano campus buildings on Saturday, July 23.

Clinton pays unexpected visit to Pulse, meets with victims, families

With the start of the Democratic National Convention just a few days away — and with just about the whole country anxiously waiting for her to announce her choice of a running mate — presumptive Democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton instead chose to make an unannounced visit Friday, July 22, to Orlando where she […]

Cocktail Friday: Here’s to National Tequila Day!

Cocktail Friday: Here’s to National Tequila Day!

Craig McCartney goes to Philly … and invites Ted Cruz for pound cake

Dallas’ own Craig McCartney has already built up a following with his YouTube channel, “Well, Let Me Say This About That.” Now He’s getting ready to take his show on the road, heading to Philadelphia where he will be vlogging (that’s video blogging, in case you didn’t know) from the Democratic National Convention. But before […]

Not in my America!

  The Republicans just spent a week trying to build a winning hand, but proved that the only card they have left to play is Trump-ed up fear   I admit it. I watched the Republican National Convention. It left me very confused, because speech after speech by second-tier GOP luminaries played the only card […]

Dallas Voice’s Tuesday Big Movie lineup at the Magnolia Theatre

Landmark’s Magnolia Theatre’s weekly Big Movie New Classic Series, sponsored by Dallas Voice, screens a different classic film each Tuesday at 7:30 and 10 p.m. This quarter’s lineup is filled with amazing Oscar winners: Aug. 9: Now, Voyager. One of Bette Davis’ best weepers, a masterful romance with Paul Henreid lighting two cigarettes with one match. […]

The Gay Agenda • 07-22-16

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. United Black Ellument hosts discussion on HIV/AIDS in the black […]

GOP delegates ratify most anti-LGBT platform ever

  CHRIS JOHNSON  |  Washington Blade Courtesy of National Gay Media Association CLEVELAND, Ohio — Delegates at the Republican National Convention on Monday afternoon, July 18, ratified with little opposition a party platform considered to have the most anti-LGBT language of any platform in history. As Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., chair of the platform committee, […]