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Fred Dixon – People We Love 2018

Only a few people in the word understand the public pressures of Fred Dixon’s job — and they’re people like Super Bowl Halftime performers, astronauts and okay,...

People We Love 2018: SAGE

Many seniors are familiar with SAGE, the preeminent organization working to ensure that members of the LGBTQ community do not vanish — and should not be banished — from...

People We Love 2018: Adam Rippon

It’s been quite a year for Adam Rippon, who can no longer simply be described as “an Olympic athlete.” He’s spent nearly all of 2018 crushing it...

People We Love 2018: Point Foundation

Point Foundation, the National LGBTQ scholarship Fund, made our list of People We Love this year due to its ongoing efforts to help promising LGBTQ students realize their full...

People We Love 2018: John Waters

Our People We Love Legacy Person of the Year for 2018 is John Waters — author, filmmaker and visual artist. When we caught up with the man who brought us Hairspray, Serial Mom...

One Woman Wonders: Can You Be Muslim and Lesbian at the Same Time?

My name is Nzee, I am from Pakistan living here in United States for the past four years. I was born Muslim and I’m proud to call myself Muslim. But I can’t deny the fact...

Oscar Buzz Surrounds This Film Grappling with Conversion Therapy: “Boy Erased”

After decades of having the LGBTQ experience all-too-often relegated to the sidelines, recent years have seen more and more mainstream films telling our stories — and bringing...

Breaking Down HIV Stigma, One Test at a Time

I will never forget the day one of my closest friends sat me down and confided in me that he had contracted HIV. As a young gay man of color, HIV was on my radar, but I never...

The Magic of “National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey”

Is life much better down where it’s wetter? The magic of National Geographic Encounter offers a way to find out. National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey is an immersive...

“National Coming Out Day”: Why LGBT Liberation Means You Do You

Although June is Pride month, there’s still another chunk of the calendar traditionally dedicated to our community. October is LGBT History Month (though that’s unlikely to be...

Love the Sinner, Hate the Sin

During one of my religion classes, our teacher played a video for us in which a man explained the sacredness of marriage. He went on to elaborate that heterosexual marriages are...

Warren Beatty Gets Ladies In a Lather in the ’60s Sexcapade “Shampoo”

It’s 1968, on the eve of a presidential election that ultimately will install Richard Nixon in the White House. George Roundy (Warren Beatty) is a successful Beverly Hills...