News & Opinion

Out is an outlet for the most prominent voices of the LGBT community, many of whom express opinions on culture, politics, gay news, and more on Read the latest op-eds from gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals like Michael Musto, Jesse Archer, Christopher Glazek, Michael Lucas, and more. Discover breaking gay news about topics important to the gay community such as legislation related to adoption, marriage equality, and hate crimes. Find out developments related to prominent LGBTs like Nate Silver, Barney Frank, Perez Hilton, Tammy Baldwin, Janet Mock, and more.

"There are lots of countries still where you can’t be out, let alone be a sportsperson at the Olympic Games and be out."

August 18 2016 1:39 PM

Can you really speak truth to power in 140 characters or less?

August 18 2016 12:09 PM

Watch the Pulse survivor walk again for the first time.

August 18 2016 11:41 AM

As sci-fi, comic books, and other genres become more popular, queer people can show they have more interests than fashion and celebrities.

August 18 2016 10:00 AM

Last year the HIV rate in a single Indiana county was higher than that in any country in sub-Saharan Africa. Would adopting an Australian-style harm-reduction strategy change that?

August 18 2016 9:00 AM

The new plea agreemant comes one year after the arrest of Jeffrey Hurant and six other employees.

August 17 2016 5:02 PM

Taj Patterson was assaulted on a walk home in 2013 and left blind in his right eye. 

August 17 2016 11:26 AM