I'm Black. I'm gay. The high court proved there's nothing equal about equal rights
The Supreme Court ensured workplace protections for gay and transgender Americans, but all told, Monday was a draw for equal rights.
June 17, 2020
The LGBTQ Refugee that I Sponsored is Here!

Last year I had the honor and privilege of holding the title of Mr. Gay Canada 2019. Rather than being focused on looks, as some might assume it to be based on other pageants, it had much more to do with things like activism, volunteering, and issues within the LGBTQ community in general. When I went to compete for the title of Mr. Gay World […]

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'I had two separate lives': LGBT teachers learn to speak up and get promotion
A year-long scheme to train LGBT staff to be themselves, Courageous Leaders, is transforming teachers’ prospects - and their schools
May 19, 2020
How we stay together: 'We've grown up with each other and learned each other's craziness'
Immigration and family pressures pushed Freddy Grant and Burton Reynolds together fast, but an abiding affection for each other has kept them that way
May 17, 2020
What Does ‘Wife’ Mean for Queer Women?
Do married lesbians use the title “Mrs.?” The answer is often “no.” Women also have strong feelings about the word “wife.”
May 16, 2020
Census coronavirus: LGBTQ advocates face tough outreach in pandemic
Advocates were mobilizing LGBTQ people everywhere for the 2020 census. Then the coronavirus pandemic erupted.
May 12, 2020
The Census's Sex Question Sucks. But LGBTQ People Should Still Fill It Out
There still aren't any questions on the Census about sexual orientation and gender identity, but LGBTQ groups say queer people everywhere need to participate.
May 08, 2020
Online dance clubs are reviving a fierce and fundamental part of LGBTQ2 culture
During the COVID-19 crisis, queer and trans folk learn and love to slay at home while attending wild parties online.
April 25, 2020
Britain's first TikTok house gay couple fly flag for LGBT+ representation under lockdown 
As LGBT+ charities advise young people to stay in the closet during coronavirus lockdowns, Sebastian Wood and Monty Keates say they recognise the importance of being a visible young gay couple in Britain's first TikTok house.
April 24, 2020
GLAAD announces 'Together in Pride: You are Not Alone' with star-studded lineup
LGBTQ media advocacy group, GLAAD, has announced a long list of LGBTQ stars and activists for Together in Pride: You Are Not Alone. In response...
April 22, 2020
On April 23, Hornet Hosts the #GreatGayStayIn, an LGBTQ Livestream Festival
The #GreatGayStayIn will feature a little bit of everything for a community in quarantine — home workout sessions, a live cooking demonstration, some frank discussion of love and relationships with a leading sexpert, an HBO premiere, and some much-needed comedy.
April 22, 2020
Cyndi Lauper, Troye Sivan, and Others to Appear on LGBTQ Livestream
Fundraiser organized by Stonewall Inn charity will benefit nightlife professionals
April 21, 2020
The Coronavirus 2020: Hungary Is Using The COVID-19 Pandemic To Attack Transgender People
“It’s just horrible," a trans woman from Hungary told BuzzFeed News. "I don’t want to lose good people because of this.”
April 19, 2020
How 3 Major LGBTQ Centers Are Virtually Keeping Their Communities Alive
For many people, LGBTQ community centers can be crucial lifeline. As such, centers across the country have worked at astonishingly fast rates to convert their operations into robust virtual communities.
April 08, 2020
Quibi shows: Sasha Velour joins host of LGBT stars on new streaming app
Quibi shows include NightGowns with Sasha Velour, The Hot Shot with Keke Palmer and Joel Kim Booster and You Ain't Got These with Lena Waithe.
April 07, 2020
How we met: 'I think gay men are often able to negotiate an open marriage'
Dan Butler, 29, a radio journalist, and his husband, Hugh O’Connor, 31, a theatre production designer, are also in a relationship with Charles Davis, 28, another theatre production designer
March 31, 2020
Supporting the Queer Service and Entertainment Industries
How to help LGBTQIA workers during COVID-19 pandemic
March 28, 2020
‘Two gay men forced to hide our identities to make our voices heard’: Malaysian LGBT podcast hosts on being queer in a conservative society
Homosexuality is illegal in Malaysia, but the anonymous hosts of LGBT podcast Kunyit Squared believe Malaysian society is becoming more tolerant. They talk about the ‘pretty wild’ gay experience there and why they launched the show.
March 26, 2020
How Kakande became the face of gay male sex workers in Uganda
Uganda has been dubbed ‘the world’s worst place to be gay’ by The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in one of its documentaries. Yet in the midst of all the persecution, an organisation by and for gay male sex workers provides much-needed assistance to a rather clandestine group. Mr Kakande Cameron, Director of Men of the Night Uganda, the sole male sex work led organisation, takes us back to...
March 26, 2020
Health Officials Ask You to Please Masturbate, Because of Coronavirus
"Kissing can spread COVID-19 and rimming might spread it," the NYC health department warns.
March 25, 2020
Box Hill by Adam Mars-Jones review – a sparky yet sad vision of gay subculture
This slim portrayal of an abusive gay relationship in the 1970s is the biggest small book of the year
March 25, 2020
As Gay Bars Close, Drag Shows Go Online
“People are excited to do something else besides masturbate and watch TV,” Chicago queen Mini Pearl Necklace says
March 25, 2020
Gay Couple Marries During Coronavirus Outbreak as Would-Be Guests Watch from Home
“I’m hoping this is a good story that we’ll be able to tell our children in the future,” says groom Alex Fishman
March 24, 2020
South Korea's same-sex marriage ban remains major barrier for LGBT reformers
Same-sex marriages are not recognized in South Korea, but calls for change are beginning.
March 23, 2020

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