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Color Us Impressed: Painting the Town Proud in Chicago

Riddle me this: what do you get when you combine all the colors of the rainbow? Answer: much love. The hues of the ubiquitous Pride flag represent the spectrum of light. Each...

Intolerance Crumbles: Homophobes Cancel Cookie Orders, Only To Help Texas Bakery Sell Out

There is a sacred subset of phenomena that nobody, emphasis NOBODY, can besmirch. Puppies, hugs, cookies – these gifts from homo heaven are universally beloved… and yet, a...

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In the tech-centric, social media saturated basin of Los Angeles, it’s easier than ever to feel isolated and withdrawn.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...