culture

Film and TV

How ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Is Teaching Straight People About Queer Culture

John Peery self-identifies as a few things: he’s a straight white male, an actor who goes by the stage name…
Travel & Culture

Welcome to the Age of the Twink

There’s a scene in “Call Me by Your Name” that I can’t get out of my head. (No, not that…
Travel & Culture

LGBT people were viewed as gifted by nature among the Native Americans

We often think that a sophisticated understanding of gender is a contemporary phenomenon. The idea of non-binary or non-gender conforming…
Art & Design

Lauren Field’s Portraits Spotlight Sublime Queerness

Over the past two years, Lauren Field has been capturing the “intersection between queerness, the sublime, and the creation of self” through…
Opinion

Kele Okereke’s Meditation on Gay ‘Fatherhood’

“There is always something so liberating about making solo records because you can literally rip up the rule book and…
Lifestyle & Health

Toxic masculinity is everywhere. It’s up to us men to fix this

The past two weeks have reminded us of the extent to which women suffer at the hands of the patriarchy.…
Lifestyle & Health

You Are Not Too Hot To Find A Man

While chewing on one too many bites of a frosted cinnamon bun during breakfast, a good friend shared an article…
Lifestyle & Health

These Four Speaking Habits Are Ruining Your Authenticity

A few years ago I was coaching a telecom company’s new president, who wanted to project a more personal, caring…
Lifestyle & Health

Why are some gay men calling themselves androphiles?

We’re fairly lucky to live in a world where most people know and understand that not all gay men like…
Lifestyle & Health

Why We Stare, Even When We Don’t Want To

The stares of strangers endured by Connie Culp, recent face transplant recipient, might have little to do with cruelty or…