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Gilbert Baker, creator of the Rainbow Flag, dies

Gilbert Baker, creator of the Rainbow Flag, dies

The man who created the LGBT community’s now-iconic symbol — the rainbow flag — has died. Gilbert Baker died in his sleep at his apartment in New York City’s Harlem neighborhood. Baker was 65.     The rainbow flag’s storied history began in 1978 when San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk — who was assassinated in […]

Will LGBT Hate Crimes Escalate Under Trump?

Will LGBT Hate Crimes Escalate Under Trump?

In the waning days of President Barack Obama’s administration, supporters of LGBT rights hailed the first federal hate crime conviction for the killing of a transgender woman in Mississippi. With President Donald Trump now in office, they worry about the future of such prosecutions. As current President Donald Trump who is teaching America to hate […]

YouTube And The Gays Of Our Lives

YouTube And The Gays Of Our Lives

The YouTube video shows two women, dressed in suits and ties. They smile; they sniffle back tears; they gaze into each other’s eyes. They are reading their wedding vows to one another. The four-minute video titled “Her Vows” contains no nudity, violence or swearing. There’s no revealing clothing. No one is engaging in activities that […]

Gay’s In The Military “A Brief History”

Gay’s In The Military “A Brief History”

Throughout history, there have been several cultures which have looked favorably on homosexual behavior in the military. Perhaps the most well-known example is found in ancient Greece and Rome. Homosexual behavior was encouraged among soldiers because it was thought to increase unit cohesiveness, morale, and bravery. Some Greek philosophers wrote on the subject of homosexuality […]

From Boy To Beauty Queen

From Boy To Beauty Queen

On her first full day in Thailand to fulfill her lifelong dream of competing in an international beauty pageant, Camille Anderson wrapped a day of glamorous photo shoots and returned to her hotel room. Camille burst into tears. “Maybe it was all too much” Twenty-five years earlier she had been Mark, an effeminate boy trying […]

Hollywood Hottie Tab Hunter Had A Big Gay Secret

Hollywood Hottie Tab Hunter Had A Big Gay Secret

  With his blonde surfer-dude locks and fresh-scrubbed complexion, Tab Hunter set female hearts aflutter in the 1950s with hit movies like “Damn Yankees” and “Battle Cry” and records including the chart-topping “Young Love.”   No one suspected that Hollywood’s all-American boy was homosexual. Well! no one suspected at least for a while. Now Hunter, […]