LGBTQ News and More

White House: Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' Law Already Striking Fear in Schools

White House: Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' Law Already Striking Fear in Schools

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Jul 1

White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre describes a "more fearful and less free" Florida now that the state's 'Don't Say Gay' law has taken effect.

Ezra Miller's Choking Victim Speaks: It Was 'Fun and Games' Until It Wasn't

Ezra Miller's Choking Victim Speaks: It Was 'Fun and Games' Until It Wasn't

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Jul 1

The woman seen in the viral video being choked by Ezra Miller in Iceland remembers it was all "fun and games" In an interview with Variety, the woman revealed that the incident was only the tip of the iceberg.

What is it Like to be a Gay Adult Star? Woody Fox Explains It All For You

What is it Like to be a Gay Adult Star? Woody Fox Explains It All For You

NEWS | Jul 1

Former gay adult star Woody Fox, who hails from Australia, joined his industry colleagues on an edition of ABC's "You Can't Ask That" to talk about the ins-and-outs of the industry.

William Chris Wines: A Taste of Texas in Every Bottle

William Chris Wines: A Taste of Texas in Every Bottle

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 1

The shared philosophy of William Chris Vineyards is "great wines aren't made, but grown in the vineyard." Find out why this Texas winegrower is so worth your while.

Happy Valley Massachusetts Is Doing Cannabis Differently

Happy Valley Massachusetts Is Doing Cannabis Differently

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 1

We hear plenty about cannabis dispensaries with huge selections of brands and products.Happy Valley Massachusetts, the most consistent, premium-quality cannabis experiences come from within.

Couples Wed as Swiss Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

Couples Wed as Swiss Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

NEWS | By Jamey Keaten | Jul 1

Lesbian and gay couples in Switzerland rejoiced as they legally tied the knot Friday when the rich Alpine nation formally joined many other western European countries in allowing same-sex marriage, with some saying better late than never.

WHO: Monkeypox Cases in Europe have Tripled in Last 2 Weeks

WHO: Monkeypox Cases in Europe have Tripled in Last 2 Weeks

NEWS | By Maria Cheng | Jul 1

The World Health Organization's Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does not become entrenched on the continent.

Watch: 10 Songs We'd Love to See in a 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Lip Sync

Watch: 10 Songs We'd Love to See in a 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Lip Sync

ENTERTAINMENT | By Barry Levitt | Jul 1

We're breaking down 10 songs we would be gagged to hear during an epic lip sync battle on "RuPaul's Drag Race."

'QAF' Showrunner Stephen Dunn: It's a Show That 'Cannot Be Silenced'

'QAF' Showrunner Stephen Dunn: It's a Show That 'Cannot Be Silenced'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 1

When Stephen Dunn decided to redo the landmark series "Queer as Folk," he insisted on telling many stories of LGBTQ+ representation.

Gay Actor Andrew Scott Joins the Cast of Andrew Haigh's Next Movie

Gay Actor Andrew Scott Joins the Cast of Andrew Haigh's Next Movie

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 1

Gay actor Andrew Scott has signed on to out filmmaker Andrew Haigh's next project: an adaptation of Taichi Yamada's novel "Strangers."

News

Honoring Our Past — While Fortifying Our Future

Honoring Our Past — While Fortifying Our Future

NEWS | By Dr. William Kapfer | Jul 1

Last week, history was made with the groundbreaking of the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center in New York City. Dr. William Kapfer, who participated in the event, writes about its importance.

Technology

Crewless Robotic Mayflower Ship Reaches Plymouth Rock

Crewless Robotic Mayflower Ship Reaches Plymouth Rock

TECHNOLOGY | Jul 1

The sleek Mayflower Autonomous Ship met with an escort boat as it approached the Massachusetts shoreline Thursday, more than 400 years after its namesake's historic journey from England.

Cars

Nissan Recalls about 323K SUVs; Hoods Can Open Unexpectedly

Nissan Recalls about 323K SUVs; Hoods Can Open Unexpectedly

CARS | Jun 30

Nissan is recalling nearly 323,000 Pathfinder SUVs in the U.S. because the hoods can unexpectedly fly open and block the driver's view.

Style

Shake Shack Raises Money for The Trevor Project

Shake Shack Raises Money for The Trevor Project

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Jun 30

This Pride, Shake Shack has once again pledged support for The Trevor Project, an organization they've been supporting since 2017.

Health/Fitness

Alabama Cites Abortion Ruling in Transgender Medication Case

Alabama Cites Abortion Ruling in Transgender Medication Case

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kim Chandler | Jun 30

Days after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that states can prohibit abortion, Alabama has seized on the decision to argue that the state should also be able to ban gender-affirming medical treatments for transgender youth.

Travel

Spirit's Delay Allows Airline Bidding War Time to Play Out

Spirit's Delay Allows Airline Bidding War Time to Play Out

TRAVEL | Jul 1

Shares of Spirit Airlines rose Thursday after it postponed a vote for the second time on a proposed merger with Frontier Airlines, allowing for a bidding war to play out.

Nightlife

Day Dream @ Dream Hotel NYC :: June 26, 2022

Day Dream @ Dream Hotel NYC :: June 26, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 30

Voss Events celebrated NYC Gay Pride with Day Dream at the Dream Hotel. DJ'ed by RuPaul's Drag Race winner Aquaria and Lady Bunny, there were plenty of go-go dancers to entertain the crowd, along with a great performance by Ebonee Excell.