"Is it time to do a James Baldwin?" is an inside joke. A cerebral one at that. It's one I like to break out ever so often among my friends when a racial episode occurs. Usually, it's only my black gay friends who get it. For those of you who don't, I'm happy to explain it. Show More Summary
So, this actually happened, but I'm writing this here instead of risking a cherished friendship. Oh, I'll make the same points to her, but subtly, over time. Dear Gay Friend, I talked to you today after the president's amnesty announcement....
After the dramatic Richie vs. Kevin cliffhanger that ended season one of HBO’s Looking, it’s little wonder that Jonathan Groff‘s character Patrick needed a little R&R. In a first peek at the season two, courtesy of EW, Patrick and pals Dom (Murray Bartlett) and Agustin (Frankie J. Alvarez) head out of San Francisco to enjoy […]
I think it’s great that people are relating to Connor and other characters on the show on a lot of different levels. And the fact that there are members of the LGBT community, and friends of the community, that are feeling just pleased and happy to see a character on TV that is depicted in […]
Ty Herndon has been telling people he's gay for decades, but this week, he finally told People. "I'm an out, proud and happy gay man," the country star tells the magazine. Herndon says he's been out to friends and family for a long time but was inspired by a Tony... More »
Gay men cannot donate blood in America. I was reminded of this discriminatory and illogical policy after a recent conversation about student advocacy on Twitter. In 2005, at the end of my junior year of high school, several friends and I mounted a campaign to change this rule. Show More Summary
As anyone who’s ever hopped on a friend’s computer or tablet knows, Google search history is an incredibly easy way of involuntarily snooping on the device owner’s current state of affairs. And that’s how this story begins — Reddit user HeMeYou asked to borrow his 13-year-old son’s iPad and noticed a lot of old searches popping up along the lines […]
Before I learned that my best friend is gay, I laughed at the comical portrayals of gay men on shows like Saturday Night Live, which used some variation on the flamboyant gay man as a regular gag. Before I learned that my best friend...Show More Summary
A Cry for Help I have a question and I really don't know where to turn. This is something I can't even talk to my parents or friends about, so I hope you can help me. I am a 19-year-old Muslim girl and I'm sexually attracted to other girls. Please don't judge me. I know […] The post Gay and Muslim? appeared first on MuslimMatters.org.
· LA decides not to ban awful, dangerous oil extraction · LAUSD thinks a 14-year-old can consent to sex with a teacher · Santa Monica moves on what could be county's first bike share · Rios Clementi Hale principal...
Marriage equality has come to Kansas, per late-day Supreme Court action: GEIDNER: Supreme Court Allows Same-Sex Marriages To Proceed In Kansas [Buzzfeed] Congrats, friends of Dorothy.
Australian boxer and internationally-renowned idiot Anthony Mundine has made his position clear: homosexuality is bad, Aboriginals can’t be gay, and it’s OK for him to say that because some of his friends are homosexuals. Here’s one recent comments, sic throughout: “that ain’t in our culture & our ancestors would have there head for it!” and also […]
Josh Sabarra shares how being bullied as a young gay teen led to an unhealthy relationship with food. read more
Want to go on a double date with one of the hottest celebrity gay couples around right now? You're in luck. Olympic diver Tom Daley and boyfriend Dustin Lance Black have teamed up to offer a contest in which the winner and a friend will fly to London for a night out on the town with the boys. Show More Summary
Statewide candidates did not win election. And three gay men hoping to join the Gold Dome lost their bids. MARTA coming to Clayton County could have a huge impact not just on the county, but the entire metro region.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
In my experience, gay people go through the process of coming out three times. First, they come out to themselves and their immediate friends. It's about personal acceptance. The second time is to their family and wider community. This time it's about social acceptance. Show More Summary
The very gay dramedy is available on VOD and iTunes this Thursday. The post A gay woman and her best friend watch BFF film “Life Partners” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.
If you ask for a favor, like a good friend I’ll 100% have your back as long as it involves embedding a YouTube video to my boob blog and not lifting anything, driving anywhere, or listening to conversations that aren’t about me and even that’s debatable. So with that in mind, here’s the trailer for Read More...
Wondering which are the ten most gay friendly countries in the world? Societies the world over have made great progress in instituting gay-friendly policies and giving them the same rights as heterosexual people and couples. People’s acceptance has increased along with that, and each year more countries move forward towards expanding their legislation so as to […]