Not Even the Poems of Emily Dickinson Can Stop Grindr's Desire for Sex

One of the nicest things about online dating is that neither hail, nor sleet, nor failure to use proper grammar will deter potential matches from trying to get down and dirty with you. And, as one Tumblr shows, not even the most depressing of Emily Dickinson's poems will stop someone from asking whether you're "DTF." » 12/09/14 6:50pm 12/09/14 6:50pm

Photographers Shutter After Refusing to Work a Gay Wedding

Urloved Photography is a small business in Northern California, specializing in wedding and event photography. Their photos are beautiful, but their decision not to shoot gay weddings sends a clear (and illegal) message: UrLoved only if your sexual orientation is correct. » 11/17/14 11:50am 11/17/14 11:50am

There Will Be Lots More Hot Gay Sex on How to Get Away with Murder

If you were watching How to Get Away with Murder on Thursday night, you may have noticed some sexy sexy scenes, including one between two men. Even at 10 pm EST, that's not particularly commonplace on network television. But if Shonda Rhimes and HTGAWM creator Peter Nowalk have their way, it will be. » 9/26/14 10:30am 9/26/14 10:30am

Watch This Teen Come Out to His Mother With Shocking Results

We've had a bad run of coming out stories lately. It was heartbreaking to see Daniel Pierce come out to his parents and it was even more awful to learn that LGBT youth homelesness was on the rise. That's why it's so awesome to see this video of a teen come out to his mom and hear her shocking confession. » 9/18/14 10:30pm 9/18/14 10:30pm

Knock(ed) Down, Drag Out - Facebook to Drag Queens: Use Legal Names

Facebook, the home to over 50 gender identity options, has taken a bit of a bigoted turn this week by suspending the profiles of drag queens whose accounts are under their stage names. Artists are being forcefully logged out and left messages providing instructions on how to change their stage names to their legal… » 9/14/14 1:55pm 9/14/14 1:55pm

Martine Rothblatt Is Maybe the Most Fascinating Woman on the Planet

One of the world's most fascinating humans is easily Martine Rothblatt, America's highest-paid female CEO. A futurist and trans woman who cofounded both Sirius Satellite Radio and a biotech company, she's got a robot replica of her wife and believes that soon, tech will allow our consciousnesses to live forever. » 9/09/14 12:40pm 9/09/14 12:40pm

It Doesn't Get Better: Number of Homeless LGBT Youth On the Rise

Last week, the internet was introduced to Daniel Ashley Pierce, a young man who was disowned by his family for being gay. While Pierce received a great deal of attention (and financial support) due to the horrifying video he posted of his family's reaction, many wondered what is happening to other homeless LGBT youth… » 9/04/14 10:30pm 9/04/14 10:30pm

Internet Raises $80,000 for Gay Man Violently Disowned By Family

Many of you may have watched the video that Daniel Ashley Pierce, a man coming out to his family, posted on YouTube. The video, which was heartbreaking to say the least, was of Daniel trying to make his parents understand him while they disowned and physically assaulted him. But there's some good news. » 8/29/14 7:48pm 8/29/14 7:48pm

Son Comes Out to Homophobic Parents With Heartbreaking Results

Anyone who's ever had the experience of telling their family something difficult and possibly life-altering fears that the result will be complete and utter rejection, disconnecting them from the people they love and trust. Unfortunately, all too often that is exactly what happens. Especially when the difficult topic… » 8/28/14 5:40pm 8/28/14 5:40pm