Gay News: The Latest

10 Years after 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Cadets See Progress

10 Years after 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Cadets See Progress

NEWS | By Dave Collins | Sep 25
Marking the 10th anniversary this week of the end of "don't ask, don't tell," a new generation of military academy students say that their campuses are now tolerant, welcoming and inclusive for the most part — but that more work needs to be done.

'Marriage for All'? Swiss Voters to Decide Same-Sex Marriage

'Marriage for All'? Swiss Voters to Decide Same-Sex Marriage

NEWS | By Jamey Keaten | Sep 25
Voters in Switzerland will decide Sunday whether to allow same-sex marriages in the rich Alpine country, one of the few in Western Europe where gay and lesbian couples do not already have the right to wed.

Filmmaker Revisits Case that Challenged Her and Her 2 Moms

Filmmaker Revisits Case that Challenged Her and Her 2 Moms

NEWS | By Lynn Elber | Sep 25
Ry Russo-Young knew she had a story worth hearing, but it was one she was struggling to tell.

Elon Musk, Singer Grimes 'Semi-Separated' after Three Years

Elon Musk, Singer Grimes 'Semi-Separated' after Three Years

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 25
Elon Musk and singer Grimes have ended their romantic relationship after three years.

MTV's 'Teen Wolf' is Coming Back with a Sequel Movie, Series

MTV's 'Teen Wolf' is Coming Back with a Sequel Movie, Series

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 25
It must be a full moon because MTV's "Teen Wolf" is returning with a movie sequel and a new series.

RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party @ Roscoe's Tavern Chicago

RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party @ Roscoe's Tavern Chicago

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 24
Roscoe's Tavern held a RuPaul's Drag Race UK season three premiere viewing party. Hosts Naysha Lopez and Batty Davis kept the laughs coming with special guests Monet X Change, Adore Delano and Carson Kressley.

Sarah Jessica Parker Addresses Death of Beloved Co-Star, Friend Willie Garson

Sarah Jessica Parker Addresses Death of Beloved Co-Star, Friend Willie Garson

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 24
Before Garson played Parker's best friend in Sex and the City," the two had a real-life friendship for more than 30 years.

Spanish Rapper Arkano Comes Out as Bisexual: 'I Am Open To Everything'

Spanish Rapper Arkano Comes Out as Bisexual: 'I Am Open To Everything'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 24
Spanish rapper Arkano opened up about his sexuality this week.

Watch: No Big Deal, Says Harry Jowsey of Hook Up with Trans YouTube Star Nikita Dragun

Watch: No Big Deal, Says Harry Jowsey of Hook Up with Trans YouTube Star Nikita Dragun

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 24
Harry Jowsey didn't think hooking up with transgender YouTube star Nikita Dragun would be a big deal.

Research: Myths, Erasure Take a Toll on Bisexuals' Mental Health

Research: Myths, Erasure Take a Toll on Bisexuals' Mental Health

NEWS | Sep 24
Despite a barrage of articles and social media posts supporting this year's Bi Visibility Day earlier this week, the struggle for validation and understanding continues


News

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

NATIONAL | Sep 24
An Oregon school board has banned educators from displaying Black Lives Matter and gay pride symbols, prompting a torrent of recriminations and threats to boycott the town and its businesses.


Entertainment

Review: Musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' Treacly, Flawed, and Manipulative

Review: Musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' Treacly, Flawed, and Manipulative

MOVIES | By Megan Kearns | Sep 24
The treacly film adaptation of the Broadway musical features a good cast and some good songs, but it's plagued by a problematic premise, manipulative writing, queerphobia, and ableism.


Business

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 24
A DoorDash delivery driver in Sandwich, Massachusetts has been charged after scrawling harassing comments on the wrapping paper of a Subway sandwich order he delivered to a gay couple.


Finance

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

By Erin Hurd, NerdWallet | Sep 23
Here are some options to use your rewards from credit cards or hotels to help pay for your next vacation rental.


Cars

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers, Edmunds | Sep 18
Which one of these hot hatches is the better buy? Edmunds' experts put the two speedy compacts head-to-head to determine a winner.


Style

Beyond AOC's 'Tax the Rich' Dress: 5 Acts of Fashion Provocation That Changed History

Beyond AOC's 'Tax the Rich' Dress: 5 Acts of Fashion Provocation That Changed History

FASHION | Sep 24
Using fashion as a tool to address wider social concerns has, in fact, long been a strategy for people seeking to make change — including wearing these clothes in spaces of influence.


Health/Fitness

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

HEALTH | By JoNel Aleccia | Sep 24
A short-term regimen of daily pills that can fight the virus early after diagnosis and conceivably prevent symptoms from developing after exposure is in development.


Travel

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

CULTURE | By Ivan Quintanilla | Sep 24
Though many up-and-coming drag queens would love to be a "Ru girl," a unique drag identity is emerging from Denmark's capital of Copenhagen. Here, the scene fuses performance and activism.


Nightlife

Gay Days Anaheim :: September 17-19, 2021

Gay Days Anaheim :: September 17-19, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Sep 22
Princesses, Queens, Princes and Kings of the rainbow community took over Disneyland Resort Anaheim for a special weekend full of friends, fun, and plenty of Disney rainbow merchandise.