The pink dollar has won our community some powerful corporate allies. But now we might need to start investing in something else—ourselves.
"When I came out I never imagined I would be doing this," says Jonathan Groff, "to pour my heart and soul into a piece of art that was about being gay.”
Gay couples are feeling more pressure to marry since the passage of marriage equality, reveals a new study from Logo and The Knot.
A group of 50 clerics issued a religious decree (fatwa) this past weekend that would make transgender marriage legal in Pakistan. The clerics, who belong to the influential Tanzeem Ittehad-i-Ummat body based in Lahore, issued a statement on Sunday in an attempt to define the scope of what marriage could look like for the nation’s... Read more »
Spanish water polo player Víctor Gutiérrez discusses his sexuality just a month before the Olympic games kick off in Rio.
Caitlyn Jenner opens up about competing at the 1976 Olympics as a closeted transgender woman.
One Disney fan group posted a behind-the-scenes look at how the "Hercules" song "Zero to Hero" came together.
Chris Cuomo invited Catholic League mouthpiece Bill Donohue on CNN’s New Day for a reaction to The Pope’s remarks that the Catholic Church should apologize to and seek forgiveness from gay people and Cuomo got the meltdown he expected. Do… Read The post Bill Donohue Has a Meltdown on CNN Over The Pope’s Remarks on Gays: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Chris Barron and his LGBT for Trump group are holding a ‘#Shootback” cocktail party on July 19 at a location still unannounced at the Republican National Convention. Writes the group: #ShootBack is a party taking place during the GOP Conv… Read The post Gay Republican Trump Supporters Announce ‘Shootback’ Cocktail Party at GOP Convention appeared first on Towleroad.
Many people pointed out yesterday that Elizabeth Warren’s appearance at Hillary Clinton’s rally in Cincinnati did not look like any ordinary rally, and Rachel Maddow took a long analysis of the event, and of the traditional process in tro… Read The post Rachel Maddow Examines the Very Real Possibility of a Clinton-Warren Ticket: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Seattle police are investigating an attack on a transgender man who was beaten last Wednesday evening after leaving a fundraiser for victims of the Orlando massacre. Victim Michael Volz was attacked at around 11.30pm near 11th Avenue and East Pike St… Read The post Seattle Transgender Man Attacked Following Orlando Massacre Fundraiser: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Submitting is a weird dichotomy of knowing exactly what you want but putting someone else in control of giving it to you. The post Bottoms Up: Why I’m A Bratty Bossy Bitch appeared first on Autostraddle.
A new study finds that members of the LGB community drink and smoke more than their heterosexual peers and also report higher levels of psychological distress, especially true for bisexual individuals.
India’s Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear a new challenge to Penal Code Section 377, the colonial-era law criminalizing gay sex, thanks to a fresh petition from some leading Indian figures. The Times of India reports: The petition by dancer… Read The post India’s Supreme Court to Hear New Challenge to Law Criminalizing Gay Sex appeared first on Towleroad.
London-based YouTuber Calum McSwiggan says he was beaten after being separated by his friends while visiting a gay bar after Vidcon, the annual multi-genre online video conference for creators and users in Anaheim, California. We’ve published s… Read The post Gay Vlogger Calum McSwiggan Beaten Up Following Vidcon Conference appeared first on Towleroad.
You cannot decry the “lifestyle” of queer people and then wring your hands when someone takes you seriously and tries to end our lives.
The 25-year-old black trans man's story of discrimination, bias-motivated violence, and incarceration has caught the eye of Laverne Cox and the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
Victims and hostages speak out after the deadliest mass shooting in American and LGBT history claimed 49 lives at Pulse nightclub in Orlando.
Reading Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat feels like being your ideal 14 year old self and going on a super fun adventure with your amazing group of friends during summer vacation. The post Drawn to Comics: I’m Gay For Patsy Walker AKA Hellcat appeared first on Autostraddle.