Scout Schultz, a 21-year-old fourth-year engineering student at Georgia Tech, was shot and killed by police on Saturday night after brandishing a knife and telling officers to shoot. NBC News reports: The school identified the victim...Show More Summary
Equality Texas has called out Donald Trump’s decision to nominate two members of anti-LGBT litigation group the First Liberty Institute to vacant federal judge seats in the state. The First Liberty Institute was previously known as the Liberty Instit… Read The post Trump Nominates Anti-LGBT Religious Right Activists as Texas Federal Judges appeared first on Towleroad.
During a debate on Russian state TV, Nikita Isaev, leader of the far-right New Russia Movement, called on the Kremlin to release compromising material (Kompromat) on Donald Trump. RELATED: Russia Has ‘Compromising’ Personal and Financial...Show More Summary
Atanta-based gay couple Kordale Lewis and Kaleb Anthony, along with their four children, have been highlighted anew in advertising for Swedish fashion house Acne Studios. The dads went viral on social media a few years ago with an eye-catching photog… Read The post Gay Dads Kordale and Kaleb and Kids Star in New Ads from Acne Studios appeared first on Towleroad.
A gay man in Sydney, Australia says his prayers were answered when he was rescued by three drag queens after he was sucker punched earlier this month. 24-year-old Ivan Flinn said that because he is “a bit religious”, he prayed for an...Show More Summary
Corneliu Barladeanu, one of 52 bishops in the Romanian Orthodox Church, has resigned following the emergence of a tape that shows him engaged in sex acts with a male student. The Romanian Orthodox Church is fully opposed to gay rights and homosexuali… Read The post Romanian Orthodox Bishop Resigns After Gay Sex Tape Surfaces: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
A 25-year-old man has been jailed for knowingly passing on the HIV virus to two former lovers. Based in Nottingham, England, Antonio Reyes-Minana had unprotected sex with two other men separately in 2008 and 2012. The men later discovered their HIV s… Read The post Man Sentenced to Seven Years for Deliberately Infecting Partners With HIV appeared first on Towleroad.
Michigan police are investigating a fire at the home of a prominent LGBT activist as a possible hate crime. Police had already confirmed that the fire at the Jackson City home of Nikki Joly and Chris Moore was being investigated as arson. Joly is dir… Read The post Michigan Gay Couple Lose Home, Dogs and Cats in Possible Hate Crime Arson Attack appeared first on Towleroad.
A local celebrity dolphin known as Pinky for her rare and exquisite shade of color is apparently in the pink and well these days, having been spotted recently in Louisiana accompanied by her young calf, who shares her hue. She was first sighted as fa… Read The post Distinctive Pink Dolphin Spotted Anew in Louisiana appeared first on Towleroad.
A couple of years ago now-former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros earned headlines by essentially declaring that feminists don’t have husbands because they are sluts. Tantaros then doubled-down by declaring that efforts to stem “rape culture” on college campuses are really just a “war on boys.” Which brings us to today. Show More Summary
The Wachowskis’ sci-fi Netflix thriller series Sense8, which drew plaudits and gained admirers for its diverse line-up of characters that featured multiple LGBTQ roles, had a near-death experience not unlike those its protagonists often faced w… Read The post Lana Wachowski and ‘Sense8’ Cast Thank Fans in Heartfelt Video : WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
32-year-old Ryan Atkin has become the first openly gay professional official in English football. Atkin will referee games in the National League North and South this season. He will also work as a fourth official in Football League games. He has alr… Read The post Ryan Atkin Comes Out, Becomes the First Openly Gay Referee in English Football appeared first on Towleroad.
A transgender woman and her husband are suing Amazon alleging they suffered discrimination and harassment from co-workers at the retailer’s warehouse in Kentucky. According to the lawsuit, Allegra Schawe-Lane and Dane Lane were targeted...Show More Summary
Ever since folks started posting content on the Internet, there have been people pretending to be someone they are not- con artists, catfishers and even digital blackface has made the Internet a terrible place. Don’t worry, no one is...Show More Summary
The 50,000-strong One Million Moms (OMM) is coming for Disney Junior show Doc McStuffins for including “a family with two moms.” According to OMM, the previously “clean” Doc McStuffins depicted a family of “two females and two children”...Show More Summary
Superfruit is back, decked out in pink and ready to take us on “Vacation” with a second video cut from their EP Future Friends. Following on the heels of “Imaginary Parties,” the web comedy duo of Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying… Read The post Superfruit’s Sweet Summer Love ‘Vacation’ Is Bubbly and Timely: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
He was only here for the blink of an eye but you know Randy Rainbow wouldn’t pass up the opportunity to lay down a few lyrics about former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, considering all the campaigning he got from fans… Read The post Randy Rainbow Escorts ‘Sycophant Italiano’ Anthony Scaramucci to the Door: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
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.