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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...

Don Lemon, Michael Musto, and More Honored at Metrosource Gala

Last night in midtown Manhattan, Metrosource took its People We Love event live for the first time, with CNN’s Don Lemon, longtime NYC columnist Michael Musto and drag queen...

Three Top Reasons Musical Theater Lovers Will Miss Carol Channing

Why should you mourn the death of actress, singer and musical theater legend Carol Channing, who has died at the age of 97, leaving a legacy of great performances and...

Person of the Year CNN Anchor Don Lemon Welcomes 2019 and New Congress

“In a matter of hours, things are going to get real for this president,” according to CNN anchor Don Lemon, who yesterday spoke on CNN Tonight about the power shift...

Who’s Gay? Here Are Five Ways You Set Off Someone’s Gaydar

Were there family members and friends who knew you were gay before you came out? Were there some who even knew you were gay before you did? Let’s have some fun here: Some of...