Opinion

Being Queer and Happily Single — Except When I’m Not

On a balmy evening in August, I went to what passes for a gay bar in Iowa City with some…

How to build a Queer City

An uptight nation that gets its knickers in a twist every time someone eats a piece of meat designated as…

Allies or Nah?!

Where are our allies?! Giovanni Melton, 14 year old , was gunned down by his father for being gay. Not…

Welcome To The Age Of Trans Political Power

When I saw the historic wins of Danica Roem and Andrea Jenkins permeate through social media on Tuesday night, I…

Homelessness and the Death I Fear As a Queer Black Person

As a child, my family seldom spoke to me about sex or sexuality. Not in a healthy way, at least.…

Felix and the Future: ‘I Refuse to be Ignored Because I Threaten Someone’s Fragile Identity’

Queer Brooklyn-based artist Felix and the Future‘s new music video, “Karen,” explores desire, otherness, and rage in the divine setting of…

The 64-year-old regular at a gay sauna

I first visited a gay sauna 25 years ago and have done so about once every six weeks since. I…

#FakeNews: No, 71% of gay men do not hate feminine guys despite ‘study’ results

Attitude, a gay British magazine, did a reader survey and found that 71% of the respondents were “actively turned off by a…

Ian Daniel – The Path Of A Polymath + Self-discovery + Gaycation

Ian Daniel is a filmmaker, producer, writer, and curator. He is the Co-host and Executive Producer of the Emmy-nominated television show GAYCATION on…

My Superior Officer Told Me Not To Come Out While Trump Is President

Jesse Avery remembers July 26 as the day she decided she would never bring her whole self to work. That…