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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. Between three...

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...

Gay Candidate Danny O’Donnell, Brother of Rosie O’Donnell, Vowed To Fight for Equality as Public Advocate

We talked to openly gay candidate for NYC Public Advocate Danny O’Donnell, brother of media mogul Rosie O’Donnell, about his run for the office of NYC Public Advocate....

Gay Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg Set to Oppose Trump for President in 2020

Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is barnstorming across Iowa this week. While the LGBTQ community eagerly awaits, Buttigieg is weighing a formal announcement that...

Meet Pete Buttigieg, the Gay Man Who Wants to Replace Donald Trump as President

Pete Buttigieg wants to be President of the United States, and his exploratory committee is about to become a full-fledged campaign. He hails from the opposite end of the...

“Empire” Actor Jussie Smollett Breaks His Silence about Alleged Assault

Gay Empire star Jussie Smollett has broken his silence about the attack on Tuesday that sent shock waves through the LGBTQ community and the rest of the nation. Smollett says he...

LGBTQ Twitter Is Reacting to the Brutal Homophobic Attack on “Empire” Star Jussie Smollet

The LGBTQ community is shocked at the attack on openly gay Empire star Jussie Smollett in Chicago. Reports indicate that Smollet was targeted because of both his race and...

Trump’s Trans Ban Marches On, Thanks to SCOTUS

By a 5–4 vote earlier today, the Supreme Court lifted two injunctions that previously blocked Donald Trump’s ban on transgenders serving openly in the military. The decision...

Wed in the World: An Overview of Global Marriage Equality News

For the latest overview of global marriage equality news, we look at recent happenings in Australia, England, Mexico and more. Alberta Ricardo Miranda made headlines when he...