From the Hollywood Reporter: Gregg Allman, the soulful singer-songwriter and rock ‘n’ blues pioneer who founded The Allman Brothers Band with his late brother, Duane, and composed such classics as “Midnight Rider,” “Melissa” and the epic concert jam “Whipping Post,” has died at age 69. Show More Summary
Rolling Stone recaps: Donald Trump attempts to make a deal with former FBI director James Comey and is visited by Richard Nixon’s ghost in The Simpsons’ latest biting look into the Trump White House. The “125 Days” short opens with scandal...Show More Summary
CNN reports: Singer Ariana Grande has announced she will return to Manchester, England, for a benefit concert following a terror attack at her concert earlier this week. The event, she said, will honor and raise money for the victims and their families. Show More Summary
Gauthier Destenay, the husband of Luxembourg’s gay prime minister Xavier Bettel, joined the spouses of other NATO leaders for a photo op on Thursday. Pictured are Destenay, First Lady Melania Trump, First Lady of France Brigitte Macron, First L… Read The post NATO Summit: Husband of Luxembourg’s Gay PM Joins Women in ‘Spouse’ Photo Op appeared first on Towleroad.
Channel News Asia reports: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte joked Friday that soldiers could rape up to three women, as he reassured them of his full support under his newly imposed regional martial law. Duterte, who often peppers...Show More Summary
Republican Greg Gianforte beat Democrat Rob Quist by 7 percentage points to win Montana’s special House election late last night just hours after being charged with misdemeanor assault for bodyslamming a reporter from The Guardian newspaper. Th… Read The post Republican Greg Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Hours After Assaulting Reporter appeared first on Towleroad.
ABC News reports: Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the Justice Department will ask the Supreme Court to review an appeals court ruling that blocked President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday ruled 10-3 against the travel ban. Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Dani Mathers earned fame posing as a nude model. She gained notoriety on the other side of the camera when she snapped a photo of an unwitting and unwilling subject — a naked 71-year-old woman in a gym locker room. Show More Summary
Politico Europe reports: U.S President Donald Trump congratulated newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron for his “tremendous victory” and “incredible campaign” as they met for the first time over lunch in Brussels on Thursday. Show More Summary
Attorney General Jeff Sessions failed to disclose meetings with Russian officials, in his security clearance application, CNN reports: Sessions, who met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at least two times last year, didn’t note those inte… Read The post Jeff Sessions Failed to Disclose Meetings with Russians in Security Clearance Application appeared first on Towleroad.
Our Education secretary won't stand up for LGBT youth, so we must take action ourselves.
This is some serious shade.
After a string of diplomatic flubs in Europe, the Trump administration added a snub for equality.
The Guardian reports: The Trump White House on Saturday omitted Gauthier Destenay, the husband of Luxembourg prime minister Xavier Bettel, from the caption to an official photograph of the spouses of Nato leaders, taken at this week’s summit in Brussels. Show More Summary
It also got the year wrong.
Australian tennis great Margaret Court earned 24 singles Grand Slam titles, the standing record in women’s tennis, during her career in the 1960s and ’70s, but less illustrious is her nearly as long-standing opposition to LGBT rights. In… Read The post Tennis Legend Margaret Court Boycotts Qantas for Its Support of Gay Marriage appeared first on Towleroad.
"There needs to be a serious investigation and a stop to this medieval violence."
I'd like to keep it on — this song, that is.
The latest Studio Responsibility Index shows only a marginal increase in LGBTQ roles, which need massive improvements in their quality.
The gay singer and DJ Martin Garrix are forever 21 in their San Francisco-set music video.