Alison Bechdel, Samuel D. Hunter & Mary Bonauto Gay Geniuses; Win MacArthur Grants

Alison Bechdel, Samuel D. Hunter, and Mary L. Bonauto named MacArthur Grant Fellows.

Fashionistas Shut Down Event Tied to Sultan of Brunei

Heavyweights in the fashion industry put their foot down on an event put on by the company owned by the antigay sultan …

By Michelle Garcia

Did you hear the one...

Turning AIDS into a punchline

By Jesse Archer

Houston Passes LGBT-Inclusive Nondiscrimination Ordinance

After nine hours of testimony, the Houston City Council adopted the measure by a vote of 11-6

By Trudy Ring

De Blasio Kids to Star in Gay-Fave Parade as King Neptune & Queen Mermaid

Dante and Chiara de Blasio will lead 32nd Annual Mermaid Parade in Coney Island

By Aaron Hicklin

Op-Ed: Where Larry Kramer Gets It Wrong on Truvada

Michael Lucas says the legendary playwright and warrior needs to stop an outdated condoms-only prevention campaign. …

By Michael Lucas

American LGBT Landmarks to Receive Historical Status

From The Stonewall to The Castro, the U.S. State Department launches study to identify sites associated with LGBT …

By Aaron Hicklin

Why We'll Miss Maya Angelou

The legendary poet, author, and civil rights activist died at her home in Winston-Salem, N.C., at the age of 86

By Editors

Andrew Sullivan calls out Larry Kramer on Truvada

The marriage equality champion urges people to back Truvada in the fight against AIDS

By Aaron Hicklin

Honor and Betrayal

Being gay is no longer a bar to joining the military, but tens of thousands of former service members continue to be …

By Natasha Vargas-Cooper

Editor's Letter: Let Us Praise English Teachers

School can be a brutal place, but there's always that one teacher — or several — who help unlock the door to the …

By Aaron Hicklin

Singer Files Motion to Dismiss Sex Abuse Suit

The X-Men director responds on eve of blockbuster opening

By Aaron Hicklin

My Normal Heart

How Larry Kramer’s AIDS play changed one writer’s world

By Jerry Portwood

Judge Rules for Marriage Equality in Pennsylvania

The Keystone State would be the 19th in the U.S. with marriage equality.

By Trudy Ring

Why I Am a Truvada Whore

I've been taking PrEP for over six months, and have urged many friends to follow suit—sadly too late for some.

By Christopher Glazek

BREAKING: Federal Judge Strikes Down Oregon Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Oregon is now the 18th state that allows equal marriage

By Alex Panisch

Michael Sam Doc-Series for Oprah Put On Hold

The OWN network postpones the reality series 'to allow Michael to have a total focus on football.'

By Aaron Hicklin