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.

The Baby Dance

After never imagining being parents, a couple now waits to know the sex of their twins

By Marc Leandro

Father Figure

How a gay man became a guardian and a mentor to a lost little girl -- my wife.

By Shana Naomi Krochmal

Nate Silver: Person of the Year

His forecasts for the 2012 election became the talk of the chattering classes. Now that he's vanquished his critics, …

By Aaron Hicklin

Terrence McNally’s Golden Dawn

At home with the 74-year-old playwright discussing his play 'Corpus Christi' in Greece and how 'God has a gay gene' …

By Ioannis Pappos

Edie Windsor Vs. DOMA Going to Supreme Court

Supreme Court to hear the 83-year-old widow's case against DOMA

By Jerry Portwood

Pecs and Ass: The Age of Daniel Craig

Why straight men still fear being seen as objects of desire—and Daniel Craig is an inspiration for us all

By Mark O'Connell

Dating Positively

Searching for love can be difficult. But one HIV-positive gay man explains the 'rules' and 'reactions' of dating openly …

By Aby Sam Thomas

Libyan Men Accused of Being 'Gay' Face Torture, Death

An extremist militia in Libya is threatening allegedly gay men

By Editors

Thanksgiving Message: A Teacher Comes Out to His Students

In an inspiring essay, a middle school teacher explains why he's thankful he told his students that he's gay

By Jerry Portwood

Is the General Public Making Gay Republicans Irrelevant?

Or are LGBT Republicans proving themselves to be complete failures?

By Lane Hudson

Fear & Loathing

The financial crisis in Greece has seen the fortunes of the far-right Golden Dawn party soar -- along with homophobia. …

By Ioannis Pappos

The Gay-Rights Election

Richard Socarides says politicians will recognize that their embrace of us is not only the right thing to do, but leads …

By Richard Socarides

The 2012 Election Will Go Down as the Year of Gay

Lane Hudson reflects on a night of electoral triumphs for the LGBT community.

By Lane Hudson

Husband Hunting Time, Gays Can Now Get Married in Almost 20% of the US

Not only was the first President to be openly supportive of the LGBT community re-elected last night, but states Maine, …

By Andrew Villagomez

Four For Four

Peter Staley, AIDS warrior and Out 100 honoree, reacts to yesterday's historic election.

By Peter Staley

Trans* Voters May Face Discrimination at the Polls

Transgender voters may be stopped if their appearance doesn't match the letter on the driver's license of birth …

By Jay Schwartz