Rwandan LGBT Community Steps Out of Shadows

Rwandan LGBT Community Steps Out of Shadows


Members of the LGBT community in Rwanda are coming out of the shadows after dark days of attacks and harassment early this year. In February, a Rwandan TV journalist proposed marriage to he

Methodist court takes up challenge to election of gay bishop

Methodist court takes up challenge to election of gay bishop


The highest court in the United Methodist Church considered Tuesday whether to invalidate the election of the denomination's first openly gay bishop, amid a struggl

The Top Five Emerging Gay Neighborhoods of America

The Top Five Emerging Gay Neighborhoods of America


From Los Angeles to Chicago to Salt Lake City and beyond PASSPORT Magazine uncovers the top emerging neighborhoods favored by LGBT communities.

'Kings & Queens in Their Castles' is an intimate look at LGBT lives

'Kings & Queens in Their Castles' is an intimate look at LGBT lives


When Tom Atwood decided to launch himself into fine art photography, it was mostly because he wanted to see a different image of gay men. Until not long ago, most

Could LGBT debate split Methodists? Some say it’s already happening

Could LGBT debate split Methodists? Some say it’s already happening


A commission is considering the church’s governing document, which prohibits same-sex marriage and the ordination of gay clergy.

Transgender Offutt airman – finally 'able to live as my true self' – finds support, acceptance during transition

Transgender Offutt airman – finally 'able to live as my true self' – finds support, acceptance during transition


For years Ashleigh Buch hid the fact that she was transgender. The Offutt airman reported to work each day as a man, telling colleagues little about her life. Off the base, in her Omaha apartment, above, she lived as a woman, donning wigs over the hair she kept trimmed short. But as part of a wave of social change to hit the military, the Air Force instructor’s days of appearing one way at work and another at home are over.

Why the Next NATO Ambassador Could be a Force for LGBT Inclusion

Why the Next NATO Ambassador Could be a Force for LGBT Inclusion


President Trump will reportedly nominate Richard Grenell—a former UN official who is both openly gay and a devout Christian. From that post, he could potentially have influence among conservatives on equality.

There Is So Much In, and So Much Missing From The LGBT Encyclopedia

There Is So Much In, and So Much Missing From The LGBT Encyclopedia


Despite the wealth of information in a new LGBT ‘encyclopedia,’ what becomes clear is how much more study and research of LGBT life is needed.

RuPaul Named One Of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People

RuPaul Named One Of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People


RuPaul has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, which released their annual list of pioneers, icons, leaders, leaders and artists today. “The iconic host, advocate, drag queen, singer, model, actor and author is a trailblazer who continues to break down barriers in a career that spans over 25 years,” Time said …

"You Didn't Even Have Oral Sex?": S Korean Military's Gay Witch-hunt in Depth


After the army denied conducting a witch-hunt against gay soldiers, more evidence emerged to show how investigators went online to compile their blacklist.

Out in the country – rural UK hotspots found as gay population mapped

Out in the country – rural UK hotspots found as gay population mapped


ONS finds that, along with inner London boroughs, some bucolic counties are home to concentrations of LGBT people

Companies come out in support of the LGBT community in India

Companies come out in support of the LGBT community in India


At least four multinationals said they follow clear diversity hiring guidelines in home markets in the US and Europe but they were hesitant to come on record.

David Sedaris: The IHOP Years

David Sedaris: The IHOP Years


David Sedaris’s diary entries from his years in Chicago, excerpted from the forthcoming book “Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977–2002).”

Opinion | The LGBT Trump Fallacy - NY Times

Opinion | The LGBT Trump Fallacy - NY Times


The president was hailed by some as a transformational Republican on gay rights. That was wishful thinking.

Queer and Undocumented: A Powerful Force in the Dreamer Movement

Queer and Undocumented: A Powerful Force in the Dreamer Movement


They took on the in-your-face civil disobedience of gay rights groups and the practice of 'coming out.'