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It’s a Dog’s Life — and This is Why Gay Men Need a Pooch, Too

Sometimes a furry friend can help mend a broken heart — or even repair a relationship. But their biggest gift may be the lessons they teach about second chances. The moment I...

9 LGBTQ Groups Guaranteed to Boost your LA Social Life

In the tech-centric, social media saturated basin of Los Angeles, it’s easier than ever to feel isolated and withdrawn. But thanks to the folks at Meetup.com, there are myriad...

This Is What’s Gay in the 2020 Golden Globe Nominations

What’s gay about the 2020 Golden Globe Nominations? We’re running down the LGBTQ stories and storytellers who might take home an award from the Hollywood Foreign Press...

This Is How AIDS Killed “America’s Favorite Dad,” Actor Robert Reed

Actor Robert Reed shocked the nation when he died suddenly on May 12, 1992 from AIDS-related colon cancer at the age of 59. He lived his entire life in the closet, although those...

This Is Why Matthew Shepard Haunts Us Still

This week, the Washington National Cathedral will dedicate a plaque to memorialize Matthew Shepard, whose cremated remains were finally laid to rest there last year. December 1...

This Is Why The Transgender Day of Remembrance is Vital

Transgender Day of Remembrance is Wednesday. Gender-questioning Americans are at a crossroads never seen before in American society. They’re exposed and seen by the public....

This Is the Alarming New Truth about Gay Men and Meth

The film Crystal City chronicles the alarming new truth about gay men and meth. The drug is stronger than ever. Users are administering it in more addictive ways. And combining...

Impeachment Drag Queen: This Is How Twitter Reacted

Evidently, drag queen Pissi Myles made waves when she showed up at the impeachment looking radiant in red. And naturally, the Internet had all the feelings about it. So...

This is the State of LGBTQ Equality at Home and Abroad

Updated November 7, 2019 Back in 2001 the Netherlands became the first country to legalize gay marriage. Countries like Belgium, Spain, Canada, South Africa, Norway, Portugal and...

HBO Launches a Four-Part LGBTQ Docuseries and We’re Living for It

HBO Max is undertaking a four-part docuseries on the LGBTQ movement’s struggle for equality. It will be the most ambitious TV project to examine the community’s...

This Is Where the Next WorldPride Will Be

InterPride has announced that the next WorldPride after 2021 will be celebrated in Sydney, Australia in 2023. The Australian capital beat out Houston, Texas in the United States...

This Is Why Queer Women Make More Money Than Straight Women

Across the industrialized world, queer women earn – on average – nine percent more money than straight women. Here’s why. Queer Women Earn More By Working More...