July 14, 2017

Why ‘Heroes’ star Thomas Dekker came out — and how Bryan Fuller complicated it

Dekker and Fuller's push-and-pull about what happened on 'Heroes' has gone on for a decade.

July 12, 2017

If Tyler, the Creator does come out on his new album, the leak robbed him of his moment

Since new songs have surfaced online, there's been much speculation about the rapper's sexuality. But what we should be asking is how this development would recast his controversial work.
July 8, 2017

Authorities say an arsonist was behind a fire at a black LGBTQ community center in Dallas

Authorities have determined an arsonist intentionally set fire to Abounding Prosperities, which serves Dallas' black LGBTQ community.
July 6, 2017

Muslim groups in Indonesia and Malaysia call for Starbucks boycott due to company’s LGBTQ stance

Combined, the groups encompass nearly 30 million people.
July 3, 2017

Ebony Morgan is the 15th transgender woman killed in the U.S. in 2017

Morgan was shot multiple times on Sunday.
July 3, 2017

Netflix's 'Degrassi: Next Class' will feature a genderfluid character in season 4

Yael's journey of self-discovery matters, especially when gender non-conformity is a hot-button topic in TV.

July 1, 2017

Trump went all of June without acknowledging LGBT Pride Month, but he is all over Canada Day

Trump loves Canada Day. LGBT Pride Month, not so much.
July 1, 2017

A brief history of the gayest places in America — and how they came to be

From the dunes of the Cape to ritzy Palm Springs, here's how these destinations became gay meccas across the United States.
June 30, 2017

Small city, big pride: Inside the vibrant LGBTQ community of Boise, Idaho

Love, light and bright futures in the beautiful City of Trees.
June 30, 2017

Jeff Sessions says DOJ will review trend of anti-transgender violence

Advocates called this step the "bare minimum" in fighting anti-trans violence.
June 30, 2017

Florida lawmaker slams Governor Rick Scott for not passing LGBTQ protection bill

Carlos Guillermo-Smith is not happy with the governor's inability to move to protect Florida's LGBTQ workers.

June 30, 2017

Germany's Parliament just voted to legalize same-sex marriage

Merkel voted against the bill, which passed by a wide margin.
June 29, 2017
June 28, 2017

Philadelphia's queer people of color have fought racism for years. Now the city is paying attention.

Before the black and brown pride flag stripes, queer activists of color worked to bring racial inclusion to Philadlephia's Gayborhood.
June 27, 2017

Design for New York's first official LGBTQ monument is unveiled

Here's our first look at New York's new monument to LGBT communities.
June 26, 2017

Supreme Court will hear case of baker who refused service to gay couples on religious grounds

The Supreme Court will take on the case of a bakery owner who refused to bake a cake for a gay couple.

June 26, 2017

From NYC to Toronto to Seattle to St. Pete: The Babadook's presence at Pride proved unavoidable

The Babadook has become the belle of the Pride ball.
June 25, 2017

Trans firefighter serving as grand marshal for NYC Pride March shares powerful story on Instagram

"As a trans woman, it was a supremely difficult experience trying to find safe spaces, acceptance and love in society," Guinan said.
June 25, 2017

New York politicians used NYC Pride to stand with LGBTQ people in their fight against oppression

Politicians used 2017 New York City Pride to assure LGBTQ people that they would stand for their rights.
June 24, 2017

Istanbul LGBT pride march banned by government for safety concerns

A right-wing nationalist group has vowed to stop the protest.
June 23, 2017

Halsey just started a feud with Iggy Azalea

The pop singer thinks Azalea is a "fucking moron."

June 21, 2017

Meet Pasha Zalutski, Russia's first — and only — out gay comedian

Courageous and quick-witted, 35-year-old Zalutski has Russian's in stitches.
June 20, 2017

European court rules Russia's gay propaganda rule violates freedom of expression

Russian activists won a victory in a European court.
June 20, 2017

Mormon girl gives affirming testimony about being lesbian. Man asks her to sit down.

"I want to love myself and not feel shame for being me," 12-year-old Savannah said, before a man cut her mic.
June 20, 2017

The 23 most essential storylines of LGBTQ television history

TV has come a long way in the last 45 years.
June 19, 2017

Michelle Visage talks 'Drag Race,' the mainstreaming of drag, LGTBQ infighting and allyship

"'Drag Race' will always be a queer show. That's what it is. That's what it started as. That's what it always will be."

June 17, 2017

Hulu embraces Babadook the gay icon with rainbow-colored welcome screen

Hulu stans for the Babadook as a gay icon.
June 15, 2017

Philadelphia's black and brown pride flag stirred huge controversy. That's good, advocates say.

The flag was a local initiative. But it became a national conversation.
June 15, 2017

The Piscatella Problem: 'Orange Is the New Black' makes a homophobic misstep in season 5

Desi Piscatella is the butt of a homophobic joke early in the new season, and it's a disappointing move from the 'OITNB' creative team.
June 14, 2017

The story behind MNDR and Scissor Sisters' "SWERLK," the unofficial LGTBQ song of summer

"If we say 'you betta SWERLK' then we really mean it."