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.

Top French Officials Won’t Attend Sochi Olympics

The French foreign minister did not give a reason for the boycott

By Alex Panisch

UN To India: Rethink Gay Sex Ban

The UN high commissioner on human rights urges the nation to rethink Section 337

By Alex Panisch

Putin Doubles Down On Gay Hate

…And 5 Other Things You Need To Know Today

By Alex Panisch

Australia Re-Bans Same-Sex Marriage

The country’s High Court has re-banned same-sex marriage in the Australian Capital Territory

By Alex Panisch

India Reinstates Gay Sex Ban

The Indian Supreme Court has upheld the 153-year-old colonial law

By Alex Panisch

German President Boycotts Sochi Olympics

President Joachim Gauck is the first major political figure to boycott the games

By Alex Panisch

Prospective AIDS Cure Fails In 2 Boston Patients

The virus has returned in patients previously believed to be free of the disease

By Alex Panisch

CDC Reports Rise In Unprotected Sex Among Gay Men

Health activists find this trend worrisome

By Alex Panisch

Open Letter: Greg Louganis Congratulates Tom Daley For Coming Out

A mentor to a new generation of athletes, the Olympic legend says it's 'time to focus on your diving'

By Greg Louganis

My First HIV Test: November 1985

Remembering the fear and the courage to take the test

By John Daniel

Famous Queer Scots

As Scotland moves closer to an historic recognition of marriage equality, we take note of some of Scotland's most famous …

By Matthew Breen

Ikea Removes Lesbian Couple From Its Russian Magazine

Russia's anti-gay laws strikes again

By Jesse Steinbach

Dear Aliens: Episode 6, Bodhi's Birthday

Puppies are the best, but losing one in a breakup is the worst. Jeffery Self documents his week for posterity, and for …

By Jeffery Self

Too Close for Comfort

Why serial monogamy isn't so safe

By Benjamin Ryan

Out100 Honoree Jack Andraka Honored by Vatican

'It's really amazing to be recognized by the Vatican, especially as a gay scientist,' the teenage medical pioneer and …

By Jerry Portwood

The Power of Storytelling

The Out100 is built on the resonance of our stories and the power of visibility

By Aaron Hicklin