Here are our top news picks from December 8th to December 14th:
Davie Village News
- The Daily Catch is opening a new store in the Village: I think it's a great fit for our community. More information coming soon?
Gay Vancouver News
- Gay Vancouver councillor Tim Stevenson going to Sochi Winter Olympics: Vancouver decides against boycott, sending gay councillor to Russia to "make a statement".
- GLBTQ Issues Counsellors: A great resource for gay-friendly counselling for the LGBTQ community.
Gay World News
- LGBT community protest in Delhi: Holding placards and banners that read “we are not criminals” and “loving another human being is not an offence”, the protesters, comprising members of LGBT community, their families, female sex workers, and women’s groups, demanded the Supreme Court decision condemning homosexuality be repealed immediately.
- When LGBT role models get exposed: Earlier this month we found out that Dustin Lance Black, the 39-year-old Oscar-winning writer of Milk, was dating a 19-year-old diver from Plymouth, England. Literally overnight, it became one of the latest buzzed-about gossip items relating to a same-sex couple in the public eye.
- No Red Kettles: reasons to boycott the Salvation Army and donate to alternative charities.
- When Love Prevails: Latino Families at the Center of Immigrant and LGBT Rights