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.

Boy Scouts Upset by Disney World's Move to Pull Funds Over Antigay Policy

BSA won't accept openly gay adult volunteers, so Disney World won't give money. Scouting officials say they're …

By Trudy Ring

Disney World Pulls Its Funding For Boy Scouts Over Gay Ban

The theme park will no longer be subsidizing local BSA chapters

By Alex Panisch

Call the Ugandan President a Ding-Dong-Boob-Poopy with Eugene Mirman

It's as close as you're going to get to 'f*ck you.'

By Samantha Henderson

Gone Missing: Remembering Black Lesbians

Why the contributions of Audre Lorde and others matter

By Darnell L. Moore

Texas Judge Strikes Down Marriage Ban

A federal judge today rules Texas's marriage ban unconstitutional.

By Michelle Garcia

Roy Simmons, Gay Former Football Player, Dies at 57

The former offensive lineman for the Giants and the Washington Redskins—and one of the few N.F.L. players to have …

By Jerry Portwood

David Mixner Writes About His Fight to Live

The civil rights activist shares his thoughts after a near-death decision in an intensive care unit

By Jerry Portwood

Billy Francesca: Advice From an Idiot on Menage a Trois

Guest columnist Billy Francesca may be an idiot, but as one of L.A.’s premier party promoters and half-drag nightlife …

By Billy Francesca

As Russia Runs For the Closet, Afghanistan Comes Out

Nemat Sadat never imagined that coming out would awaken a gay movement in Afghanistan

By Nemat Sadat

Marriage Equality Coming to Finland?

Finland is the only Nordic country without marriage equality, but a Parliamentary debate might be the start of change …

By Matthew Breen

An Open Letter to Perez Hilton From a 'Real' Gay Dad of New York

Will the reality television show ever make it onto the air?

By Fabian Blue

Europe's First Trans Parliamentarian Arrested at Olympics for Gay Sign

Vladimir Luxuria says she was arrested and detained for carrying a 'Gay Is OK' sign.

By Diane Anderson-Minshall

Rewiring Sports for a New Generation of Athletes

It's our responsibility to educate those who seem too rigid to adapt to change

By Jared Max

Federal Judge Rules Virginia’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Virginia must also recognize same-sex marriages from other states

By Alex Panisch

LA’s Frontiers Magazine Has New Ownership

The 32-year-old biweekly gay nightlife magazine has new ownership, and new plans to go national and eliminate …

By Matthew Breen

A Plague On All These AIDS Films and Stuff

A veteran of Act Up and former editor of POZ takes issue with the profusion of movies and books memorializing our …

By Walter Armstrong