Donald Trump has announced that he plans to nominate anti-LGBT veteran and defense contractor manager Mark Esper as Secretary of the Army. Esper is a lobbyist and vice president for government relations at defense contractor Raytheon and served as a… Read The post Donald Trump to Nominate Another Anti-LGBTQ Secretary to the Army appeared first on Towleroad.
Three House Representatives are being sued for displaying a rainbow flag outside of their Capitol Hill offices. The plaintiff in the case is Chris Sevier who in 2014 made headlines by trying to marry his laptop to highlight his opposition...Show More Summary
Welcome back to Westeros, my friends. Please keep your hands (flesh and solid gold) inside the car at all times. That’s right, we’re recapping another season of Game of Thrones just as the series barrels toward its conclusion. This sort o… Read The post Meanwhile, In Westeros: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 7 Premiere Recap appeared first on Towleroad.
When Matthew came out to his mother Robin six years ago, he surreptitiously recorded the event and when he went public with the video two years ago, it rapidly went viral. Now Matthew and his mother have opened up about the experience and its afterma… Read The post Six Years On, Gay Man and His Mom Tell Tale Behind Viral Coming Out Video: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
John Oliver sat down with Stephen Colbert last night and they nailed how most people are thinking about the situation the U.S. is in with Donald Trump and Russia. Said Oliver: “Way back in March, we came up with this framing device,Show More Summary
MISSISSIPPI. Legal groups ask 5th Circuit for en banc review of anti-LGBT Mississippi law. “Lambda Legal along with Mississippi civil rights attorney Rob McDuff and the Mississippi Center for Justice today filed a petition seeking rehearing...Show More Summary
A school in Pennsylvania has denied claims that staff forced a student to watch a gay conversion video. Former student Adam Dobson is now suing the Milton Hershey School in federal court. Dobson says that he was forced to watch the hour-long gay conv… Read The post Hershey School Admits Staff Showed Gay Conversion Video To Teenage Student appeared first on Towleroad.
In February we reported on the case of Matthew Herrick, a 32-year-old actor/model who claimed he was the victim of what amounted to catfishing-by-proxy and serial harassment after his ex-boyfriend set up a fake account featuring Herrick’s photo… Read
On Monday, the United States Supreme Court allowed a severely limited Muslim travel ban to go into effect. On Thursday, the Trump Administration was ready with its guidance for implementing that decision. To no one’s surprise, the guidance make… Read The post Trump’s Cruel and Irrational Travel Ban Guidance: A Legal Analysis appeared first on Towleroad.
The Daily Beast reports: All eyes were on Seth Meyers Thursday night to see how he would react to President Trump’s latest tweetstorm against his NBC colleague Mika Brzezinski. It was the first thing he brought up at the top of his Late...Show More Summary
An official LGBTQ Pride video posted by YouTube is being blasted by homophobes. With more than 4.1 million views as of this posting, the clip, which features the channel’s LGBTQ stars, had received 115,339 thumbs up votes and 182, 272 thumbs do… Read The post YouTube LGBTQ Pride Video Blasted with Homophobic Comments, Dislikes appeared first on Towleroad.
The Chicago Dyke March, which made headlines earlier this week for asking three Jewish women to leave the procession who were carrying Pride flags bearing the Star of David, released an official statement on the incident. RELATED: 3 Asked to Leave Ch… Read The post Chicago Dyke March Releases Statement on Jewish Pride Flag Incident appeared first on Towleroad.
Satan-obsessed harridan Linda Harvey has asked fellow Christians to boycott McDonald’s because some of the chain’s outlets are serving rainbow-themed fries during Pride Month. Speaking on her unhinged Mission America radio show, Harvey...Show More Summary
I went into last night’s finale of RuPaul’s Drag Race truly torn on who I’d like to win. How could I possibly declare myself Team Trinity, Shea, Sasha or Peppermint when a case could be made for all four performers to take the crown? After a lot of h… Read The post Did the Right Queen Win RuPaul’s Drag Race? [Finale RECAP] appeared first on Towleroad.
German lawmakers have voted to quash the convictions of 50,000 gay men sentenced for homosexuality under a Nazi-era law. Although the law dates from 1871, it was rarely enforced until the Nazis came to power. In 1935 the law was amended to carry a se… Read The post Lawmakers to Annul Convictions of 50,000 Gay Men In Nazi-Era Germany appeared first on Towleroad.
A Michigan man says he was banned from an outdoor farmer’s market after he refused to allow gay couples to get married on his property. Represented by anti-gay litigation group Alliance Defending Freedom [ADF], apple grower Stephen Tennes filed a law… Read The post Michigan Apple Grower Banned From Farmer’s Market For Homophobic Facebook Post appeared first on Towleroad.
BILLBOARD. Celebs write love letters to the LGBTQ community. “Sia, Christina Aguilera, Selena Gomez, Elton John, Celine Dion, Kelly Clarkson, Kacey Musgraves, RuPaul and Melissa Etheridge are among the 70+ musicians and LGBTQ activists...Show More Summary
Finish those friendship bracelets, and get ready for the talent show, because our very special summer is about to come to an end. It feels like just yesterday we were meeting Patrick, Khasan, Jorge, ugh, Cheyenne, Justin, little crazy Brandon, winged… Read The post Chris Salvatore Turns ‘Fire Island’ Into Crier Island [RECAP] appeared first on Towleroad.
At her show in Las Vegas, Celine Dion honored the Manchester bombing victims with a show of support from her entire audience, who she asked to hold hands and raise them together. Said Celine: “All they wanted to do was have some fun and go to a… Read The post Celine Dion Honors Manchester Bombing Victims in Emotional Hand-Holding Tribute: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
CNN reports: Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold, during an appearance on CNN Wednesday morning, offered what seemed to be a wink and nod to the debunked conspiracy theories surrounding the murder of former Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich. Show More Summary