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6 Reasons Theo on “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Is the Trans Character We Need Now

There’s much to love about Netflix’s bubbling cauldron of puberty and witchcraft. Here’s why Theo is the trans character we need to see on TV now. Note: the following...

LGBT Equality Act Hearings Unravel in a Transphobic War of Words

Tuesday’s hearings for the Equality Act began on on a lofty note. From there, events spiraled out of proponents’ control. In his opening remarks, Chairman Jerrold...

LGBTQ Streaming Service Revry Offers Award-Winning Transgender TV Series

How can you observe the Trans Day of Visibility? Watch America in Transition on LGBTQ+ streaming service Revry. What Is the International Trans Day of Visibility? Since 2009,...

Parade Route for WorldPride NYC and Stonewall 50 Announced

New York City Pride has released a finalized map of this year’s LGBTQIA+ Pride March route. Millions of visitors are expected, since the celebration marks America’s...

4 Inspiring Quotes from Lesbian Filmmaker Barbara Hammer, Dead at 79

Experimental filmmaker Barbara Hammer was an extraordinary artist and member of the LGBTQ community. She was a pioneer in putting feminism on film, and she explored lesbian...

Gay “Empire” Actor Smollett Pleads Not Guilty to Fake Attack Charges

Out actor and Empire star Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty Thursday to 16 counts of disorderly conduct at Cook County court. His charges stem from allegedly staging a phony...

New Grand Jury Charges Mean Smollett Could Face 64 Years Behind Bars

TV star Jussie Smollett, who is 36, could spend as much as 64 years in prison. Hours ago court records reveal that a Cook County grand jury has returned a 16-count indictment...

Queer Health Warrior Dr. Demetre Discusses Second Patient Declared HIV-Free

A second HIV patient is reportedly in remission, according to the journal Nature. The case marks only the second time in a dozen years where scientists believe they may have cured...

Twitter Reacts to Death of Luke Perry, Star of “90210” and LGBTQ-Inclusive “Riverdale”

Luke Perry, heartthrob of Beverly Hills, 90210 and dad on LGBTQ-inclusive “Riverdale,” has died after a stroke a the age of 52, and Twitter is reacting. The First...

NYPD, Mayor’s Office Offer Tips to Stay Safe During WorldPride 2019

The New York Police Department and the Mayor’s office have responded to questions posed by Metrosource about safety during this year’s Pride festivities. An estimated...

The Gayest Oscars Ever? Winners, Presenters Mark an LGBTQ Milestone

On February 24, a ceiling seemed to shatter before the eyes of a nation, as the 91st Academy Awards ushered in a new era of inclusion — particularly of LGBTQ characters, stories...

Actor Jussie Smollett Will Face Charges in His Own Assault

Jussie Smollett, the gay star of TV’s Empire, is not only facing charges he faked his assault on January 29. His scenes won’t appear the final two episodes of the...