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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...

Did You Miss These? Our Top LGBT Stories of the Week

Metrosource wants to put you at the center of LGBTQ culture, with a wide array of features that cover topics that range from politics to entertainment, celebrity and personal...

“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...

This Week in Hate: Karen Pence, Gillette Reactions and Gay “Parents”

This week in hate: a pundit defends Karen Pence’s right to hate, the internet loses its mind over a Gillette ad, and there’s a petition against a parenting magazine...

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...

Do the Academy Awards Acknowledge LGBTs in This Year’s Oscar Race?

Moments ago, the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were revealed. While there were no clear favorites at the front of the field, the Motion Picture Academy continues to trudge...

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...

Who Won the “Legendary NYC Drag Queen We Love” Slayletto?

The votes are in, and you’ve chosen one fabulous queen to join this year’s list of People We Love. We started with seven drag queens —all deserving of the accolade...

Melissa Etheridge Set to Perform at NYC’s WorldPride Closing Ceremony

NYC Pride, the official host of WorldPride 2019 and Stonewall 50, has announced the latest details of the closing ceremony planned for Sunday, June 30 from 7–10pm in Times...

What Did LGBTQ Entertainment Critics Choose as the Film of 2018?

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics has announced the recipients of its tenth annual Dorian Awards – recognizing excellence in the past year’s film and...