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If Good Boys Get Toys For Christmas, What Do Bad Boys Get?

If Good Boys Get Toys For Christmas, What Do Bad Boys Get?

Dear Santa, Well another year has gone by. As you know I have been naughty, but it was worth it. Money is tight again this year. I feel like Saint “Nickel”-less. Christmas just like my day job? I do all the work and the fat guy with the suit gets all the credit. So tell […]

(BEFORE STONEWALL) THE COOPER DONUTS RIOT

(BEFORE STONEWALL) THE COOPER DONUTS RIOT

For the majority of the Joe Q public, if they care at all generally believe the Stonewall riots were the beginning of the modern day gay freedom campaign, but that would be a slap in the face to so many whom came and fought during those dangerous and often devastating early days. As part of […]

India’s Gay Rights Are Building Up Momentum

India’s Gay Rights Are Building Up Momentum

NEW DELHI — At a jammed intersection in New Delhi, a passing parade of people announced their mission with a single word in Hindi, dicing it into short, snappy syllables. “Azadi!” or freedom, the crowd chanted as drivers leaned out of their rickshaws, straining to hear. One of the marchers, Rishi Raj Vyas, 16, filled […]

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 […]

Danica Roem, The First Transgender Legislator (It’s About Damn Time”)

Danica Roem, The First Transgender Legislator (It’s About Damn Time”)

The city’s first openly transgender lawmaker was voted into office Tuesday, a milestone for the local LGBTQ community that was among the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Raven Matherne, 29, who is believed to be the state’s first transgender lawmaker, won a seat on Stamford’s Board of Representatives. She ran as part […]

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos “No Friend Of LGBTQ”

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos “No Friend Of LGBTQ”

President Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is “one of the most ineffective people ever to hold the job,” say some insiders, and education officials are already starting to plan for a “post-Devos landscape” when she is removed or steps down. No friend to the LGBTQ community Besty wetsy is back this week with […]