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In Memoriam: Pride Pioneer and Scientist Alan Turing

By Maria Dominguez | Jun 25
This Pride month, qnotes pays homage to one figure whose life and accomplishments set a golden precedent for the capabilities of LGBTQ people everywhere: Alan Turing, renowned scientist of many trades

Manly Health Advice from Walt Whitman

By Tim Pfaff | Jun 26
Not only does the "Manly Health" series add significantly to our trove of Whitmania, it helps fill in one of the least well-known periods of the poet's life.

Hadrian & Antinous: Passion & Mystery

By Tavo Amador | Jun 26
Historical consensus rates Hadrian as one of the most accomplished Roman emperors. Curious? Here's where you can read all about him.

Castro Welcomes LGBT Walk of Fame

By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 7
LGBT history was cemented, literally, into the fabric of San Francisco's Castro district this week with the official unveiling of 20 bronze sidewalk plaques honoring LGBT individuals who left a lasting mark on society.

LGBT History Month Profiles: Sally Ride

By Mike Halterman | Oct 12
Sally Ride’s legacy ends with the public finally allowed to know the fact that she was the first lesbian astronaut.

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