Egypt: After 60 People Arrested, Homophobic Purge Continues

(Photo: Hamed Sinno, Lead Singer Of Mashrou Leila) Egypt’s media has been banned from mentioning the gay community as a homophobic purge continues, with an official pronouncement referring to homosexuality as a “sickness,” reports Pink News at http://www.pinknews.co.uk. A crackdown began in Egypt last month after a rainbow flag was waved at a concert by the Lebanese band Mashrou…

Who Killed Marsha P. Johnson? (Video)

 Marsha P. Johnson was one of the icons of the gay rights movement in the 1960s, the self-described “street queen” of NY’s gay ghetto, and founded the Transvestites Action Revolutionaries with fellow luminary Sylvia Rivera. When Johnson’s body was found in the Hudson River in 1992, police called it a suicide and didn’t investigate. In…

Oh Snap! Little Richard No Longer Gay! Cough

Little Richard, who has previously said he was gay, now condemns homosexuality, reports www.lgbtqnation.com. The “Tutti Frutti” singer sat down with the 3ABN, a Christian TV and radio network, a month ago, and condemned “unnatural affection.” Here’s a quote: “Anybody come in show business, they’re going to say you’re gay. Are you straight? Are you…