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Archived Since:August 11, 2008

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Sam Smith Talks Anti-Gay Bulling, Teen Crushes in 'Rolling Stone' Cover Story: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Out crooner and Grammy nominee Sam Smith covers this month's Rolling Stone with the title "The Lonely Boy Inside The Big Voice" accompanying a brooding image of Smith clad in a black leather jacket. In the cover story, Rolling Stone...

Federal Judge: All Alabama Counties Must Marry Same-Sex Couples Should Stay Be Lifted On February 9

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

After the Alabama Probate Judges Association argued that Judge Callie V.S. Granade's ruling against Alabama's same-sex marriage ban applied only to the plaintiffs in the case not the entire state, Judge Granade, a George W. Bush appointee, today issued a...

Lindsey Graham Grills AG Nominee Loretta Lynch About Gay Marriage and Polygamy: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Hearings are underway in the Senate Judiciary Committee for U.S. Attorney General Nominee Loretta Lynch, whom Obama nominated as a replacement for departing Attorney General Eric Holder. This morning Lynch was confronted by a question from Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC),...

North Dakota Senate Reconsiders Bill Banning Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

North Dakota's Senate is again considering a nondiscrimination bill that would protect LGBTQ people from being discriminated in the workplace on the basis of their sexual orientation and gender identity. Nebraska currently has an abysmal record on LGBT civil rights...

Oklahoma Rep. Sally Kern Insists She 'Doesn't Hate Anyone' Despite Trio Of New Anti-Gay Laws

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

According to Republican Member of Oklahoma’s House of Representatives Sally Kern, she “doesn’t hate anybody.” Her claims are somewhat difficult to accept at face value, however, in light of the three discriminatory pieces of legislation that she pushed through the...

FIRST LOOK: 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Ru-Turns For Season 7

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Get ready, hunties, RuPaul's Drag Race is coming back for its 7th season and it promises to be the the most 'raggedy' season ever according to Ru. This year Ross Matthews and Carson Kressley will be joining as judges on...

NYT Icon Bill Cunningham Documents the Men Pushing Fashion Forward in NYC: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Bill Cunningham, the NY Times' longtime fashion eyes-on-the-street, says it's men who are pushing fashion forward in NYC these days. In a new video he makes note of the felt hats, evolutionary mohawk haircuts, fur and faux-collared coats, and winged...

Anti-LGBT Groups Vow To 'Fight To The Legal Death' As Trial Begins Over Houston Equal Rights Ordinance: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Allegations of fraud and forgery took center stage as a trial over Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance began this week, according to a report from The Houston Chronicle. After the council approved the ordinance in May, anti-LGBT groups said they turned...

Openly Gay Alabama State Legislator Doubles Down On Threat To 'Out' Anti-Gay Lawmakers Having Extramarital Affairs: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

As we reported earlier this week, Alabama's first and only openly gay state legislator Dem. Rep. Patricia Todd took to Facebook over the weekend to fire back at politicians alleging that gay marriage would erode "family values" should it become...

Actor Joel Grey Comes Out Publicly: 'I'm a Gay Man'

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Actor Joel Grey is speaking out about his sexual orientation publicly for the first time at 82, to People magazine: "I don't like labels," says Grey, "but if you have to put a label on it, I'm a gay man."...

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3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

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Google Edits Translate To Remove Homophobic Translations For 'Gay'

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Google’s translating feature recently caught the attention of All Out, an LGBT crowdsourcing platform, after it was discovered that the search giant suggested slurs such as “poof,” “queen,” and “faggot” as synonyms for gay: “Imagine learning English and being taught...

Gambian Man Arrested For Being Gay Fears Death After Being Tortured While In Police Custody: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

One of the three men arrested on suspicion of homosexuality in The Gambia back in December has been admitted to a hospital due to "excessive bleeding" and reportedly fears for his life. Freedom Newspaper, a Gambian online news site, claims...

Sundance Double Review: 'I Am Michael' and 'The D Train'

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY NATHANIEL ROGERS One of the most interesting trends of this year's Sundance Film Festival is confrontational stories about people being pushed out of or willfully stepping away from their sexual comfort zones. THE DIARY OF A TEENAGER GIRL has...

Obama Sings 'Uptown Funk': VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In case yesterday's lip dub of Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" courtesy of Mr. Pankey and Dallas' A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School left you wanting to get funked up some more, check out Mr. State of...

Jon Stewart Rips Don Lemon's 'Blizzardmobile' and Cable's Snow Hype: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Bilzzard of 2015 provided a plethora of ways for cable news people to humiliate themselves on camera and king curator Jon Stewart last night took a look at how the NYC forecast was not only a huge FAIL for...

Giorgio Moroder Reveals He’s Working With Gaga On Her Next Album

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In an interview with Popjustice music legend Giorgio Moroder revealed that he's working on Lady Gaga's next album and that he's working with several popstars on his own untitled album. Moroder, who worked with Daft Punk on their recent album...

New Teaser For 'Wet Hot American Summer' Miniseries Released: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The good news is that Wet Hot American Summer will get an eight-episode prequel miniseries set to air on Netflix this summer. The even better news is that the streaming service has confirmed that the majority of the original cast...

NEWS: Jason Brown, Frozen Fractals, Nick Jonas, International Holocaust Remembrance Day

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

NYT wonders, What's happening to New York City's skyline? "Get used to the rise of what are called pencil towers. There will be more, with a dozen or so planned in the next several years in mid-Manhattan, as the city’s...

Challenge To Nebraska's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Moves Forward As Judge Denies Stay of Lawsuit

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A federal judge has denied Nebraska's request to stay a lawsuit brought against it by seven same-sex couples seeking to overturn the Cornhusker State's ban on same-sex marriage. Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph F. Bataillon found that the U.S. Supreme...

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