A new advert for Australian bank ANZ is urging LGBT couple to hold hands during difficult times with its #HoldTight campaign. The ad opens with a series shots of hands reaching for each other, then reveals that the couples are all LGBT. #HoldTight pi… Read The post New #HoldTight Advert Urges Gay Couples to Hold Hands in Public appeared first on Towleroad.
The New York Times reports: Swedes reacted with confusion, anger and ridicule on Sunday to a vague remark by President Trump that suggested that something terrible had occurred in their country. During a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Florida, Mr. Show More Summary
The rejection of older men on Grindr has nothing to do with numbers. It’s just another form of prejudice.
"This is the most bizarre form of homophobia I have ever encountered."
Deutsche Welle reports: Tanzania announced plans on Saturday to publish a list of gay people allegedly selling sex online. This comes just days after the government shut down dozens of AIDS clinics accused of promoting homosexuality....Show More Summary
In a new Love Has No Labels campaign, the Ad Council and the NFL have teamed up to create a PSA that will melt even the most frigid of hearts.
“Football season is over and the Super Bowl is behind us. But the NFL is trying to push homosexuality through a new pro same-sex ad. In this ad they show two men kissing each other and two women kissing each other on the ‘kiss cam.’Show More Summary
"I like photographing the male body," photographer Primitivo Moreno tells Queerty. "I like to explore intimacies between men through photography."
Back in December 2015, Harlem hate Pastor James David Manning was among a group black evangelicals that met with Donald Trump at Trump Tower. Several weeks later the sign at Manning’s church declared, “Jesus would endorse Donald Trump.”...Show More Summary
The Washington Post reports: Sen. John McCain spoke out Saturday in defense of the free press after President Trump lashed out against the news media several times over the past week, at one point declaring it “the enemy of the American...Show More Summary
The out CNN journalist schools a conservative before shutting him down and ending the show.
Don Lemon has sometimes been taken to task for his on-air commentary. But in a CNN segment last night, the out anchor let a Trump apologist have it for sounding the “fake news” trumpet. Lemon was discussing the cost of protecting the extended Trump family with commentators Maria Cardona, Andre Bauer, Karine Jean-Pierre and Paris... Read more »
“Some kind of Christian you are!" shouted one demonstrator.
Fox News reports: Tony Ledbetter, the coordinator of President Donald Trump’s campaign rally Saturday in Melbourne, Fla., said the event would be the president’s “first re-election rally.” Speaking in the hours before Trump’s event,Show More Summary
Britain’s Evening Standard reports: French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has reportedly admitted setting up a bogus job in the European parliament for her ex-paratrooper bodyguard nicknamed “The Gorilla”. The move was allegedly...Show More Summary
Norma McCorvey was a complicated figure in the decades-long abortion wars.
The Washington Post reports: Norma McCorvey, who was 22, unwed, mired in addiction and poverty, and desperate for a way out of an unwanted pregnancy when she became Jane Roe, the pseudonymous plaintiff of the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Show More Summary
The prolific advice column proves, once again, its commitment to the queer community.
The Hill reports: President Trump’s revised executive order temporarily barring citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S. will be phased in and will likely exempt green-card holders, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Saturday. Show More Summary
Two Republican lawmakers were booed out of a Tennessee press conference this week after they filed a bill against same-sex marriage. The bill argues that Tennessee doesn’t have to follow the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage. Show More Summary