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.

Nate Silver Steps Into First Controversy at New Site

The gay statistician and politics guru drew fire this week for hiring Roger Pielke Jr., a polarizing science writer, for …

By Ran Aubrey Frazier

WATCH: First Couple Married in Michigan

The women were surprised to find they'd arrived at the clerks office before anyone else. Icon Type:  …

By Lucas Grindley

When Black Lesbians Are Killed by Black Men

Why do we still have so much violence directed at queer women of color?

By Darnell L. Moore

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Dead at 84

One of Fred Phelps's estranged sons confirmed to media that the patriarch of the bigoted Westboro Baptist Church died in …

By Sunnivie Brydum

Gay White House Pastry Chef Resigns

The maker of all the sweet treats at Pennsylvania Avenue is leaving DC for NYC

By Editors

Rupert Murdoch Urges Boycott of Pro-Equality Guinness

The Fox News chairman took to twitter to suggest that the iconic Irish beer brand be given the boot, because it took a …

By Editors

AIDS Off NYC Top 10 Causes Of Death List For First Time Since ‘83

According to the NYC Health Commissioner, AIDS fell off in 2012

By Alex Panisch

Married British Same-Sex Couples Are Now Legal

Legally married same-sex couples living in England and Wales are now recognized as such by the British government. …

By Sunnivie Brydum

Derek Jarman's Alternative to The New Gay Credo

In life, the gay filmmaker and artist Derek Jarman was a polarizing figure. In death, he represents an alternative to …

By Justin Torres

Culture Wars: Is the St Patrick's Day Parade So Important?

In the '90s we fought for acknowledgement, now it's hard for me to take the fight as seriously

By Michael Kusek

Pope Suggests Catholic Church Might Consider Civil Unions

He says it’s about financial security for same-sex couples

By Alex Panisch

How Monogamy Can Work For Two Men

A gay couple explains how their romantic relationship has survived over the decades

By Scott Eggert

Ill. AG Says Marriage Equality Can Begin Statewide

Attorney General Lisa Madigan says given the constitutional issues, there's no justification to wait to issue marriage …

By Sunnivie Brydum

Majority Of Americans Think Gay Sex Is Immoral

But over half of Americans support same-sex marriage

By Alex Panisch

Who Cares About Islan Nettles?

What happens when a young trans woman is murdered in the street, opposite a police station?

By Tim Murphy