GAY TIMES UK FIRES EDITOR FOR MEAN GIRL TWEETS

GAY TIMES UK FIRES EDITOR FOR MEAN GIRL TWEETS

The newly appointed editor of Britain’s prominent Gay Times magazine was fired Thursday after a series of anti-Semitic, homophobic and racist tweets emerged. Josh Rivers’s used Twetter as his personal soap box. The problem with what is termed Mean Girl tweets are they offend everyone. While his rants are grievious they are not like his […]

Halloween Is Gay Christmas “Trick and Treat”

Halloween Is Gay Christmas “Trick and Treat”

Give me your fearsome ghouls and your flaming gays, your slutty zombies and your zany queens, for it is time for Halloween. Halloween isn’t just a holiday for LGBT people; it’s an institution, but why? Sure, there are the obvious parallels. A gay person grew up wearing masks, and to many of us, every day […]

Republic of Chechnya, Tortures Gay Men

Republic of Chechnya, Tortures Gay Men

  Six months after reports emerged that gay men were being detained illegally and tortured in the Russian republic of Chechnya, a young man has spoken publicly for the first time about his ordeal. Maxim Lapunov has described being held for 12 days in a blood-soaked cell, beaten with sticks, threatened and humiliated by police. […]

Transgender woman attends Wellesley, first in school’s 147-year history

Transgender woman attends Wellesley, first in school’s 147-year history

Until last year, Ninotska Love would have been barred from attending Wellesley College. She’s an accomplished student who has persevered through hardship, but under longstanding rules, the college would have rejected her. Now the rules have changed. This week, Love will become one of the first transgender women to attend Wellesley in the school’s 147-year […]

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