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Triumph in the Face of Tyranny: The Gene Ampon Story

Parents are supposed to love you, to protect you, and to usher you from childhood to adulthood unscathed. Instead, Gene Ampon’s parents signed him over to a mental institution...

Republicans’ Wet Dream: Outlaw Drag Queens

Kids are being slaughtered in their classrooms. Americans are dying of starvation. The earth is basically on fire. So what are our representatives doing to save the world?...

Trampled on Memory Lane: The Gay History of Washington, D.C.

In the current social climate, scare tactics are our preferred vernacular. Do you support food stamps for starving children? Well then, you’re a socialist. Want sensible gun...

Brave 17 Year Old, Will Larkins, Fires Back at Bigotry in Florida

How brave are you? As you ponder this question, you may conjure images of roller coasters you dared to ride or job opportunities you chased with zeal. But do you have the raw...

The Movement Don’t Mess with Trans Kids Has Raised Over $120,000 in Fighting Against Bigotry

Conservative Senators spent an inordinate amount of time questioning Ketanji Brown Jackson about her record on sexual abuse cases. They dutifully read from their Fox News scripts...

Kid Rock & Tucker Carlson: A Queer Love Story

Their eyes met across the anchor desk. Glaring lights rained down on the Fox News studio like droplets in that scene from The Notebook, only much gayer. This was Tucker’s space,...

Lizzo Does Texas: Why We Stan Her SXSW Speech

She has millions of fans. She has Grammys and gusto. She has one of the best Insta-handles ever devised. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lizzo (@lizzobeeating) Lizzo...

The Gayest City on Earth Is About to Have a Homophobic Congressman

Does this headline make you angry? Well then, vote your ass off! That’s the only way we can make sure that Palm Springs isn’t represented by trump-loving, gay-hating...

Gay Republicans are Still Trying to Impress Homophobic 45

What in the orange-fried-fascist hell is this crap? Sorry to be so crude, but we are flummoxed by the latest news out of CultLandia, aka Trump’s America. The only...

Salute the Rainbow Flag: Gay Candidate Shakes Up Brazilian Presidential Race

Gays fix everything. If your house is a mess, we spruce it. If your hair is a mess, we zhuzh it. If your neighborhood is a mess, we improve it. Brazil is one of the biggest...

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 What 7 Presidential Candidates Said About LGBTQ Issues

CNN’s “Equality Town Hall” featured seven Democratic Presidential Candidates offering their views on LGBTQ issues. These included subjects such a health care,...