Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Society & Culture / LGBT / Gay / Popular


PHOTOS: What Pride Looks Like in a Rio Favela

The Complexo de Alemao favelo in Rio de Janeiro hosted a colorful Pride celebration on Sunday that could only happen in Brazil. read more

What To Watch This Week on TV: 'Gracepoint' Intrigues; McDermott Stalks Stalkers

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Potty-mouthed funnylady Sarah Silverman returns to SNL (she was part of the...

Right-Oh: Survey Confirms 16 Percent Of Brits Are Homophobic Prats

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

A survey of 1,052 UK adults has revealed some troubling data from our neighbors across the pond. Most unsavory are the 16 percent who reportedly agreed that gay sex should be made illegal by the government. That’s roughly one in six Brits who would gladly slap a pair of cuffs on you for engaging in […]

That discriminatory OR baker is really overthinking reason why she's national news

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Fresh from her appearance at the uber anti-gay Values Voter Summit, the Oregon baker who famously violated local nondiscrimination laws when she refused service to a lesbian customer writes the following: [Sweet Cakes] Standard pablum of the anti-gay movement. Whatever....

Cruz: I Still Haven't Decided About 2016

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"Contrary to media reports this morning, Heidi and I have not made any decisions about political plans past the mid-term elections. Clearly we have an overzealous supporter out there making freelance comments, but to be clear, no decision has been made. Show More Summary

Barney Frank Criticizes HRC President Chad Griffin's Apology to the Trans Community for ENDA 2007

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In an interview with The GA Voice, Barney Frank sounds off on Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin's recent apology to the transgender community for HRC's endorsement of a stripped down version of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act back in 2007...

HONG KONG: Democracy Protest Swells, Police Respond With Tear Gas

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Washington Post: Swelling crowds of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong on Monday plunged Asia’s normally staid financial hub into a tense standoff with Beijing that strikes directly at China’s expanding political grip in the former British colony. Show More Summary

California Becomes First State to Ban Gay, Trans 'Panic' Defenses

In a groundbreaking move, the state takes a stand against defendants being able to use a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity as justification for murder. read more

Bachmann Backtracks on 'Not an Issue' Remark on Marriage Equality

The right-wing congresswoman also said the subject is 'boring' — but she then added that she meant it's boring that the media only asks Republicans about the issue. read more

Caption This

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

That's the eldest son of the Duck Dynasty clan. You'll recall that the Benhams gave the same treatment to Rick Perry and Bobby Jindal.

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1625

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

RAVEN-SYMONE: Opens up about her sexuality in a teaser for an upcoming Oprah interview. SARAH PALIN: Wants to bring truth and common sense to "1400 Pennsylvania Avenue" CLOUDS: Their role in climate change and how they affect Earth's temperature. GREENE...

Matt Barber: God Sent Me To Tell Gay People That They Deserve To Die Of AIDS

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"The wages of sin is death. I’m honored to say that I’m one of those 'haters' called by God to sound the alarm. While folks do send me positive and encouraging notes on a regular basis, I likewise receive a steady stream of hate mail...Show More Summary

Alanna Masterson Promies There's Plenty More to Discover About Tara on The Walking Dead

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

Alanna Masterson opens up about The Walking Dead’s first gay character read more

FancyBeard: Learning the Three B's of Berlin

Introducing our new FancyBeard series, in which a hirsute, globetrotting gay man makes peace with his limited budget and his affinity for the finer things in life. This trip: thrilling, thrifty Berlin. read more

How You Dance Determines Whether You’re A Top Or A Bottom

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

How many times have you admired a cute guy at the bar or club and thought: Hmmm. I wonder if that dude’s a top of a bottom? Determing a man’s preferred position in the bedroom based solely on his physical appearance can be next to impossible. Sometimes the bottomest seeming bottom will surprise you by saying he’s a top. Or a guy […]

WATCH: These Ore. High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming

'Guess what? It’s 2014 and the world is constantly changing and improving,' say student leaders at an Ashland, Ore., high school as they open the doors for transgender homecoming royalty at their school. read more

News: Hong Kong, Michael Strahan, Annie Lennox, Potato Salad

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

New poll shows Utahns evenly split on gay marriage question- with 49 percent support, 48 percent oppose. Rob Mills, an Australian singer best known from Australian Idol and the Melbourne production of Wicked, apologizes for tweeting a "gay sex" photo...

Hypocrisy Explosion: World Congress Of Families Launches Petition Against "Haters" At Human Rights Campaign

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The World Congress of Families concluded their Kremlin summit earlier this month by issuing a call for more nations to criminalize homosexuality. But today they're accusing the Human Rights Campaign of being "haters." The grossly misnamed...Show More Summary

PENNSYLVANIA: Atheist Protest Of Jesus Statue Charges Meets Counter-Protesters

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Remember the teenager in Pennsylvania who faces two years in juvenile detention for posing on a statue of Jesus? This happened this weekend: A successful protest, where several dozen people rallied in favor of free speech, was marred...Show More Summary

Watch: Shiloh Fernandez in Gregg Araki's White Bird in a Blizzard

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

The equal opportunity ingenue is an enigmatic stud next door in White Bird in a Blizzard read more

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC