pride

News

From the same small-minded, ill-informed people who brought you the hashtag #AllLivesMatter, comes a brand new hashtag that is beyond insensitive. Some people are tweeting #HeterosexualPrideDay with real sincerity, while others fire back against this ludicrous concept. The tweets beautifully bashing #HeterosexualPrideDay are the ones I want to bring to your attention.

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News

The White House announced Friday that the historic Stonewall Inn will be a national monument, along with the surrounding New York City area where the 1969 riots took place. This is a pretty big deal, considering it’s the first national dedication to LGBTQ rights. “Stonewall will be our first national monument to tell the story of the… READ MORE »


News

While so many people around the world throw extravagant parties to recognize the LGBTQ community, it’s important to remember that not everyone shares the same freedoms. READ MORE »


News

Let’s give them a big round of applause, learn from the awesome examples they’re setting in their respective states, and start packing up our apartments to move to one of their cities. READ MORE »


News

Yep, people can still legally be turned down for a job or fired because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. READ MORE »


Love & Sex

There are no words to express my feelings, only gifs. READ MORE »


Love & Sex

When it comes to pride, we’re often told that it goeth before a fall. But that lends an implication of sorts that pride causeth the fall, which is hardly the case. Falls happen for any number of reasons, far too often for reasons beyond our control. And from that lens, when things are spiraling out… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

In honor of June being Gay Pride Month, we’re celebrating not just our favorite gay and lesbian couples since the dawn of time, but also their love for each other even when homosexuality was deemed worthy of incarceration. In their own ways — some more than others — all of these couples helped propel the gay-rights movement… READ MORE »


Entertainment

There are some achievements in life that are worthy of beaming pride and perhaps a little bragging. Winning the Nobel Peace Prize! Selling your first novel! Getting a cool new job! And then there are some achievements in life that are not so much “achievements” as fairly normal life experiences that feel just as victorious,… READ MORE »