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Mother Stabs Son to Death Because He Was Gay

Mother Stabs Son to Death Because He Was Gay This is heartbreaking. According to Fox News, a mother in Brazil has admitted to hiring men to beat up her son and then later stabbed him to death. The reason? Simply for being gay. On December 29, Tatiana Lozano Pereira lured her 17-year-old son Itaberli Lozano to their home. Show More Summary

The Best Inauguration Week Music Won't Be Found At The Capitol Building

Donald Trump has had some serious trouble locking down musicians to perform at his inauguration festivities. In part, this might be because some of the best contemporary artists are busy planning alternative performances on and around...Show More Summary

The Case for Decriminalizing Gay Sex in Public Parks

The Case for Decriminalizing Gay Sex in Public Parks Near the end of 2016, police officers in southwest Toronto set up a sting operation to catch men who have sex with other men (MSM) in Marie Curtis Park. It was called Project Marie and it “led to 89 charges against 72 men”, mostly charges for trespassing and engaging in a prohibited activity. Afterwards, Toronto’s LGBT [...]Show More Summary

Solange Knowles Reflects on Writing 'Cranes in the Sky'

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

"Looking back at that girl, I feel so grateful that I'm not in that place."

I Have a Nightmare

Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream of freedom in America for "all of God's children" is being defiled by the president-elect and his bigoted Cabinet picks.

Queer Advocate Pauli Murray’s Home Becomes National Landmark

5 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

"She served as a bridge figure between social movements."

Julian Assange Offers to Surrender to U.S. If Obama Grants Chelsea Manning Clemency (Video)

Assange has been in self-imposed exile at an embassy in London for more than four years, to avoid extradition to Sweden on sexual assault charges. He could face espionage charges in the U.S.

The CW’s ‘Riverdale’ Will Erase Jughead’s Asexuality

The CW’s ‘Riverdale’ Will Erase Jughead’s Asexuality Last February, Jughead—Archie’s crown-wearing, burger-loving best friend—came out as asexual in an issue of the Jughead comic book. The writer behind the comic decided that Jughead’s...Show More Summary

The Lesbian Chronicles 52: Tales From A Chorus Line Wannabe

Part One: I am parked outside the studio waiting for my turn to audition, nervous as shit, (Don't know if shit gets nervous, but I imagine it does.) trying without avail to memorize this fucking monologue that I have chosen for today. Show More Summary

Wow. Indiana Republican Actually Blocks Anti-Transgender Bill

Wow. Indiana Republican Actually Blocks Anti-Transgender Bill Republican State Representative Cindy Kirchhofer of Indiana recently refused to hear a bill that would have disallowed transgender citizens from changing the gender markers on their IDs. Show More Summary

WaPo: Donald Trump’s Many Businesses Set To Be Overseen By Trump Appointees At Federal Agencies

6 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The Washington Post reports: Airplanes belonging to Donald Trump’s businesses will be inspected over the next four years by employees of the Federal Aviation Administration that he will lead. Disputes over Trump’s trademark registrations could be reviewed by judges appointed by his hand-picked commerce secretary. Show More Summary

FBI arrests Noor Salman, Orlando Pulse shooter’s widow, in San Francisco

6 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The FBI has arrested Noor Salman, the widow of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen. As you’ll recall, Mateen carried out what was (for now) the deadliest mass shooting in American history, murdering 49 people at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando last year. We know little about his motives except that he wanted a lot LGBTQ people dead; During the attack, he claimed solidarity with [...]

Politicians Honor MLK Day While Working Against The Rights He Fought For

Politicians across the U.S. marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year by sharing photos of the civil rights hero and remembering his fight for equality. Some of the people paying tribute did so despite having actively fought against the causes that Dr. Show More Summary

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