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7 Brave Campuses for LGBT Students in the South

Here are seven schools where students across the South rabble-roused their way to a better campus. read more

PHOTOS: Clown Around With Sexy Bodybuilding Bozos

1 hour agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Holy Ronald McDonald! Dusti Cunningham’s hot gay clowns seem tame compared to Brian Moss’ sexy bodybuilding bozos. The New York-based photographer takes the phrase “clowning around” to a whole new level. Moss got his start working in the fitness industry. Show More Summary

Equality Florida Launches "Don't Appeal" Campaign To Governor Rick Scott

1 hour agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via Equality Florida: On August 21, Judge Hinkle ruled Florida's ban on marriage for same-sex couples unconstitutional and added Florida must also recognize legal marriages performed in other states. The judge immediately stayed the ruling pending appeal. Show More Summary

Brazil Presidential Candidate Reverses Support For Same-Sex Marriage - VIDEO

1 hour agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Marina Silva, who is expected to oust Dilma Rousseff as President of Brazil in an October election, has backtracked on an earlier promise to support same-sex marriage

Dating Website: Chicago Is Top Travel Destination For Closeted Gay Men

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

According to a dating website that specializes in romantic travel, Chicago is the most popular destination for closeted gay men. Via press release: Thousands of men are secretly flocking to destinations across the globe. With many counterparts left outside of the picture, many times the real purpose of trips remains undisclosed. Show More Summary

BAHAMAS: Death Threats End Gay Pride

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

The first-ever gay pride event in the Bahamas was canceled this weekend due to death threats. Via the Nassau Guardian: A gay pride event that started on Friday on Grand Bahama that was supposed to continue through tomorrow was cut short...Show More Summary

Op-ed: Mondo Guerra on Why HIV Is No Longer A Death Sentence But Still Isn't Easy

Mondo Guerra argues that a lack of awareness of HIV's long-term difficulties may be at the root of a seroconversion spike among gay youth. read more

Op-ed: Miley's Date Proves Homelessness Is the Real Crime

Jesse Helt should be lauded for shining a spotlight on the plight of homelessness in Los Angeles at the VMAs, rather than castigated for crimes linked to the harsh realities faced by homeless people. read more

MEXICO: Another State Legalizes Marriage

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

Same-sex marriage was legalized yesterday in the Mexican border state of Coahuila. Rex Wockner reports: For the first time, a Mexican state legislature has voted to legalize same-sex marriage. The Sept. 1 vote by the Congress of the state of Coahuila was 19-1. Show More Summary

Video: Why is this shockingly anti-gay (among other things) speech happening in a Connecticut public school?

2 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

According to both the video description and a separate advertisement for the event this speech from Umar John took place earlier this month at Hillhouse High School in New Haven, CT. It will take only about a minute for you...

Sporting History Made At Gay Rugby's Bingham Cup - VIDEO

2 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Sporting history was made last week at the launch of The Bingham Cup when the International Rugby Board publicly endorsed the event and the Australian Rugby Union adopted a range of policies aimed at eliminating homophobia.

Obama Delivers Message On Ebola

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

The wording of this message to West Africans will sound very, very familiar to many of you.

Fined NY event space to host same-sex wedding receptions (but no ceremonies for anyone)

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Liberty Ridge Farm, the upstate New York business that was fined for turning away a lesbian couple who sought to book the space for their wedding, has agreed to allow same-sex couples to hold their wedding receptions on the site....

Another day, another far-right pastor pushing Christians to civil war

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

After first calling to mind to both Pearl Harbor in December of 1941 and the Titanic in April of 1912, Rev. William Cook, the exec. director of something called the Black Robe Regiment of Virginia (which he describes as "a...

Mascara and Minstrelsy: Benefit Cosmetics’ Racist Video Fails Everything

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"This could be a recruitment video for The Iggy Azalea School For Basics Who Can't Rap Good And Want To Do Racist Stuff Too."

Op-ed: In The Long Run, Michael Sam Being Cut Was About Homophobia

Despite the backing of Rams coach Jeff Fisher, Michael Sam currently does not have a job with the NFL. read more

Time to Cancel Exxon's Government Contracts

Issuing an executive order banning LGBT workplace discrimination was a critical step. Enforcing it will make history. read more

Op-ed: The Backlash Against Equality Isn't Real

The backlash isn’t always a consequential thing, even if it’s sometimes a real thing. read more

Vacation Vixen: Jodie & Alex (with bonus Bennett)

Sometimes I still can’t get my mind around the fact that Jodie Foster is a married woman. And married to Alexandra Hedison. Seriously, it’s like Six Degrees of Lesbian Separation. Anyway, here’s a photo of the happy couple (with bonus actual physical contact) posing with Matt McGorry at the Emmys last month. Show More Summary

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