The Gay Agenda • 02-24-17

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:40am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com 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. This week’s guest is Jay Malone from Indivisible; United Black […]

Transgender survey released

Posted on 23 Feb 2017 at 10:51am

The National Center for Transgender Equality recently released the largest study of the transgender community ever done.

Countdown to a Gay Games decision

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 10:45am

Dallas is among 8 cities bidding to host the 2022 Gay Games, and aiming to make the final 3 cut on Feb. 28   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor In just 11 days, the Federation of Gay Games will narrow down the field of eight cities vying to host the 2022 Gay Games. And the […]

Mistresses of Illusion

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 10:15am

Ashantee Black DeFox and Ivana Tramp bring Grace Jones and Tina Turner to life each Saturday night at Rainbow Lounge   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor “It’s drag … but with a twist.” That’s how Ashantee Black DeFox explains the Illusions show that she and Ivana Tramp host each Saturday night at Rainbow Lounge in […]

From liberal to ultra-orthodox and back again

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 10:00am

Leah Lax’s memoir tells how she left the Chasidic world and found herself again   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer It’s the tale of how a child of 1960s liberals, who grew up at classically Reform Temple Emanu-el on Hillcrest Road in Dallas, spent years in an arranged marriage where birth control was not […]

Pet of the week • 02-17-17

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 7:35am

  Meet Luciano, a 2-year-old, 58-pound pit bull mix who is a real sweetheart. He’s still learning how to live in the “people world” and although some people find him intimidating because of his size, he’s actually a gentle giant. He moves slowly and likes hanging out with other laid back dogs. He’s pretty shy […]

Gay Agenda • 02-17-17

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 7:35am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com 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. This week’s guests are transgender activists Katie Sprinkle and Leslie […]

Obituary • 02-17-17 – Michele Anne Cox

Posted on 17 Feb 2017 at 7:30am

  Michele Anne Cox, 56, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 29, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born Feb 17, 1960. Michele was a Dallas-area Realtor and a longtime and prominent community leader. She will be greatly missed by friends and family. She worked extensively with the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League, […]

The Gay Agenda • 02-10-17

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 7:50am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com 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. This week’s guests are Selma to Stonewall producers Marilyn Bennett […]

Love is Love

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 7:15am

Less than two years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed same-sex marriage as the law of the land, and this country’s LGBT community rejoiced in that ruling, and in the other giant leaps forward we’ve made toward full equality over the last decade-and-a-half. Then came Nov. 8, 2016 and the election of Donald Trump as […]