Openly gay actress Ellen Page doesn't think that a straight actor should be called "brave" just because they play a gay character in a movie or television show.
The Mormon church will continue its affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America despite the organization’s recent decision to allow openly gay adults to serve as troop leaders. The AP reports: The decision from senior leaders of the Mormon churc… The post Mormons to Stick with Boy Scouts Despite Gay Leader Policy appeared first on Towleroad.
The Boy Scouts of America continued the glacial process of hauling itself into the 21 st century last month by voting to allow openly gay adult leaders, but the question remained whether the Mormon Church, far and away the largest single...Show More Summary
After the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on openly gay adult leaders last month, the Mormon Church said it was "deeply troubled" by the decision and would have to reconsider its affiliation with the group. On Wednesday the church announced that it will stay with the Scouts, as... More »
The Mormon Church said on Wednesday it will keep its close ties with Boy Scouts of America, ending speculation of a split after the organization lifted a ban last month on adult leaders and employees who are openly gay. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which is the largest sponsor...
The church ended speculation that it would sever ties with the Boy Scouts of America because of the Scouts’ decision to let openly gay adults serve as leaders.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has decided to remain affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America, despite objections to the youth organization's recent decision to allow openly gay scout leaders.
Billy Bean knows how painful it can be to keep a secret.
Openly gay Muslim filmmaker Parvez Sharma documents his pilgrimage to Mecca in the new documentary, "A Sinner In Mecca."
Regardless of what they accomplished by becoming the first openly gay players in their respective sports, Michael Sam and David Denson will be judged on how they perform on the field.
Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live takes a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every Friday for your queer news round-up in this regular feature titled "QueerView." Introducing David Denson: The First Openly Gay Baseball PlayerPro baseball now has its first ever openly gay player. Show More Summary
Sayid Abdullaev, a University of Pennsylvania graduate and human rights advocate, is one of 30 people shortlisted from over 75 countries for the Rising Star Programme, a contest to grant a person to travel to outer space on the XCOR Lynx® Spacecraft. Show More Summary
Meet the young leader competing to be the first openly gay man in space, Happy Birthday Misha Collins
Anti-gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, facing three felony charges for alleged securities fraud, has hired an openly gay attorney to help represent him. It’s unclear whether Paxton knows that Pete Schulte, a prominent criminal defense atto… The post Meet the Gay Attorney Defending Rabidly Anti-Gay Texas AG Ken Paxton appeared first on Towleroad.
Viewers will be hooked by the love triangle featuring Milan, an openly gay rapper, producer, entrepreneur, and model, who is entwined between Miles and Amber.
LONDON – Emma Watson has tweeted her supported for Keegan Hirst – Britain's first rugby league player to come out as gay. See also: Emma Watson calls the fashion industry to action on gender equality Watson delivered her message, which...Show More Summary
Last week, British rugby player Keegan Hirst gained international attention when he came out of the closest, becoming Britian's first openly gay rugby player. Now, the queer athlete is receiving support from some of Hollywood's A-listers, including one a leading British lady: Emma Watson. Show More Summary
David Denson planned to take his time in telling all of his teammates he is gay. Then a head-turning homophobic slur helped expedite the (...)
You got to hand it to Keegan Hirst, the man’s got excellent timing. Just this weekend, Keegan came out, and, as of Sunday, became the first openly gay rugby league player to take the pitch. Now a cheeky nude photo, no doubt taken before...Show More Summary
The Church has 'both the right and the responsibility to choose leaders whose character and conduct are consistent with Church teaching.'