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Would Whitney Houston Still Be Alive If She Had Come Out?

Irene Monroe examines the life of the deceased pop star in this piece about how family, career and church kept her in the closet, pushing her to a downward spiral

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There’s a rising global tide of crackdowns on LGBT communities

By Max Bearak and originally published on washingtonpost.com This week, a government journal in the former Soviet republic of Tajikistan announced that the country’s interior ministry had compiled a registry

Gallery 3 Comments

Photo: When the D is Good

Dear gentlemen and bisexual ladies, has the D ever gotten this good? #AskingForResearchPurposes 😀

Our Stories 16 Comments

Disappearing Acts

“Promise me that you’ll give it up . . . for my sake.” I never wanted to go to a boarding school for my senior high, but my parents insisted

Editor's Desk 14 Comments

The Secret Gay History Of Islam

Originally published on gaystarnews.com Islam once considered homosexuality to be one of the most normal things in the world. The Ottoman Empire, the seat of power in the Muslim world,

The Happenings 2 Comments

Playboy debuts its first transgender Playmate, French model Ines Rau

Playboy has made history this month by featuring its first-ever transgender Playmate. The November 2017 Playmate is Ines Rau, well known as a fashion model with past credits including Balmain

The Happenings 2 Comments

New Yorker stands by claim that Trump joked Pence wants to ‘hang all the gays’

In a recent New Yorker profile of Vice President Mike Pence titled The Danger of President Pence, reporter Jane Mayer made a bold claim. In the extensive piece, Mayer relayed

The Happenings 11 Comments

Anyone else here getting the feels from this marriage proposal?

Love and let love. That’s all we want. For Love to keep on winning. At the end of the day, we all just want to be free to love. 🌈

Our Stories 23 Comments

Mother Knows Best?

We were all in the parlor, my mother, my siblings and I. The evening was a cool one and NEPA people had been trying for us for quite awhile, so

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In Africa, LGBT rights activists worry about Trump impact

Originally published on washingtonpost.com Defending LGBT rights can be dangerous in Africa, where many countries have laws against homosexuality. But in recent years activists have stepped out of the shadows,