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Michigan From Glenn Burke To Billy Bean To Dave Pallone The MLB Is Evolving -- Slowly

On July 17, 2013, Major League Baseball held its 84th annual All Star Game at Citi Field in Queens, New York, the home park of the New York Mets. It was a day that would become special for the LGBT community. READ MORE.

38 Local Non-Discrimination Ordinances Saved

LGBT activists breathed a sigh of relief when a provision that could have invalidated all 38 LGBT inclusive anti-discrimination ordinances in Michigan was removed from the final version of a bill passed 11-7 by the House Commerce and Trade committee May 19. READ MORE.

State House Committee Passes HB4052 With Amendments

The House Committee on Commerce and Trade has voted to approve House Bill 4052, the "Local Government Employer Mandate Prohibition Act," that seeks to limit the units of local government to adopt, enforce or administer certain local mandates for employers. But the bill was passed with ordinance amendments. READ MORE.

LGBT Detroit Leadership Academy Presents Seventh Graduating Class

The LGBT Detroit Leadership Academy presented its seventh class of graduates at a ceremony Saturday that took place in the LGBT Detroit offices in Midtown. READ MORE.

2015 Motor City Pride Preview

Motor City Pride is expected to draw over 35,000 attendees who will spend the weekend enjoying a pride parade, family fun area, youth activities, senior activities, five stages of entertainment, delicious food from four food trucks and visit with over 100 national and regional non-profit, sponsor and sales booths. READ MORE.

Understanding The 'Invisible' Aging LGBT Community

The Older Adult Services Program of the Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County will hold a conversation on June 17. READ MORE.

Jewish Gay Network Hosts Talk On Transgender Issues In Michigan

A special session of the Jewish Gay Network's Annual Meeting will be held at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills. READ MORE.

New Study Calls For LGBT Adults Looking For Love, Sex

A new study on love, sex and intimacy is looking for LGBT adults. READ MORE.

Motown Invitational Classic Hosts Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise

The three-hour riverboat cruise accommodates up to 250 guests and includes two cash bars, dancing on the sun deck with music provided by DJ Steve Parsons, light refreshments, a 5050 raffle and special performances by Miss MIC 2015 Jacqueline Frost. READ MORE.

Gay Man Begins Campaign For State Representative

Brian Stone is running for State House Representative in Dearborn. READ MORE.

Tigers Pride Night Sells Over 1,000 Tickets

Just in time for Pride, the Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce will host a Pride Night at an upcoming Tigers game in June. READ MORE.

Transgender Student Wins Right To Walk With Chosen Name

A transgender teenager recently won the right to be presented with his diploma in his chosen name rather than his birth name. READ MORE.

State House GOP Introduces Bill To Void Local Human Rights Ordinances

In an attempt to create uniform community benefits ordinances throughout the state, a Michigan lawmaker has waged war against 37 municipal LGBT civil rights ordinances that have been passed in cities across Michigan. READ MORE.

Ferndale Pride Guide

Ferndale Pride will kickoff the Pride season May 30 with more than 90 vendors, 13 bands, disc jockeys and other performers. READ MORE.

Chrysler-Fiat To Sponsor Motor City Pride Parade

FCA US LLC has been a major sponsor for MCP for the past three years. This year Fiat partnered with Chrysler to be not only the sole sponsor of the Pride Parade but also a pyramid sponsor for Michigan Pride. READ MORE.

Donate to LGBT Organizations On Give Out Day

LGBT organizations across Detroit, are asking for donations in celebration of Give OUT Day. READ MORE.

Senior Fundraiser Feature 'Alive Inside' And Chenille Sisters

A fundraiser to support local seniors will showcase an award-winning documentary and harmonizing legends from Ann Arbor. READ MORE.

Ask Lambda Legal -- Stop Prison Rape

Jael Humphrey, Lambda Legal Staff Attorney and Criminal Justice and Police Misconduct Strategist, answered this month's question from the concerned friend of a transgender woman in a men's prison, who was worried about the safety of her friend after she was raped last year. READ MORE.

Upcoming Interfaith Marriage Discussion

Central Woodward Christian Church (DOC) will host an Interfaith Panel Discussion on Marriage Equality May 20. READ MORE.

Anti-Gay Billboard Ad On Telegraph

A coalition of anti-LGBT organizations has launched a controversial advertising campaign that is hitting a little too close to home for LGBT and allied metro Detroiters. READ MORE.

Special Section: Pride Guide
Divas Galore: Latrice Royale To Bring Pride To Chene Park

She is large and in charge, chunky yet funky. Yes, the one and only Latrice "Mother Fucking" Royale is coming to town. The drag diva - and "RuPaul's Drag Race" favorite - will be hosting the King & Queens Ball at Chene Park on June 6.

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