The Gay Agenda • 06-03-16

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:55am

­­­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 with this week’s guest is Sheriff Lupe Valdez; United Black Ellument […]

Lone Star Pride

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:50am

A calendar of Pride celebrations in Texas   June is National LGBT Pride Month, and one of Texas’ largest Pride celebrations happens at the end of the month in Houston. Abilene’s P-FLAG chapter will celebrate in June, too. But other cities in the Lone Star State have moved their Pride celebrations til later in the […]

Raffle for vintage motorcycle to benefit Bryan’s House

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:45am

  From Staff Reports Bryan’s House Heroes presents BBQ, Band and Brews, a fundraiser for Bryan’s House, on Sunday, June 5, from 1-3 p.m. at Local Moto+Provisions, 1605 N. Beckley Ave. in Dallas. The event includes live music from the Jonny Mack Trio and a raffle for a vintage 1975 Honda CB360, custom built by […]

From pop princesses to sci fi queens

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:15am

Debbie Gibson, Tiffany love performing for their LGBT fans, and they love the many directions their careers have taken   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor It’s been 29 years since Debbie Gibson released her first album, Out of the Blue, and 29 years since Tiffany hit the big time with her cover of “I Think […]

Gay officer files suit against Collin County sheriff

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:00am

Derek Boyd claims retaliation after he reported jail nurses discussing their dislike of faggots   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Collin County Detention Officer Derek Boyd, 23, has filed suit against the Collin County Sheriff’s office claiming discrimination and retaliation based on his sexual orientation. Because the retaliation intensified after the lawsuit was served […]

Latest attack victim recounts assault, injuries

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 6:45am

Community leaders, police chief discuss Oak Lawn crime in meeting   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Bobby, the latest reported victim in a string of violent assaults in Oak Lawn stretching back to September, was walking home from The Hidden Door about 2 a.m. on Thursday, May 26, when he was attacked at the […]

The Gay Agenda • 05-27-16

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 7:25am

­­­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 with this week’s guest is Wesley Davidson, author of When Your […]

Cheerleader style

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 7:00am

Hairstylists Marshall Hatley and Kevin Walsh maintain some of the most famous hair in Texas, and around the country: That of the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Marshall Hatley and Kevin Walsh are excited about where their careers are headed. Tangerine Salon, where both have worked for a decade, has […]

Trumping the Supreme Court

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 6:45am

One of the most important issues in the 2016 presidential election is who will pick the next Supreme Court justice. Here’s the rundown on Trump’s possible selections Lisa Keen  |  Keen News Service lisakeen@mac.com With the most important victories in LGBT equality coming through the courts and especially in Supreme Court rulings over the last […]

Riding to remember

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 6:30am

Dallas man headed to California to ride AIDS LifeCycle in memory of loved ones   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer When AIDS LifeCycle leaves San Francisco for Los Angeles, Dallas will be represented by Cam Posani, riding in his second event, and Linda Griffith, who will be preparing meals for the riders and crew. […]