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Multiple Felon Mocks Calls For Biden To Step Aside

Multiple Felon Mocks Calls For Biden To Step Aside

“Crooked Joe Biden should ignore his many critics and move forward, with alacrity and strength, with his powerful and far reaching campaign. He should be sharp, precise, and energetic, just like he was in The Debate, in selling his policies of Open Borders (where millions of people, including record numbers of Terrorists, are allowed to enter our Country, from prisons and mental institutions, totally unchecked and unvetted!), to Ending Social Security, Men playing in Women’s sports, High Taxes, High Interest…

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New York City hasn’t fulfilled its promise to build shelters for trans houseless people

New York City hasn’t fulfilled its promise to build shelters for trans houseless people

In 2021, LGBTQ+ activists reached a landmark agreement with New York City officials to build houseless shelters for transgender and gender non-conforming people. But three years later, the city has made no progress on their construction. On Friday, the Strategic Trans Alliance for Radical Reform (S.T.A.R.R.) rallied in Foley Square in Lower Manhattan to hold New York City officials to their agreement. The city agreed to construct four shelters specifically designated for trans and gender nonconforming houseless people, as well…

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Prison forces trans woman into solitary confinement at a men’s facility

Prison forces trans woman into solitary confinement at a men’s facility

Washington state prison officials have transferred a transgender woman incarcerated at a women’s prison to a men’s prison last week, marking the first time a trans person was removed from gender-affirming housing by the department. On Friday, Amber Kim was forcibly taken from the Washington Corrections Center for Women (WCCW), where she had resided for three and a half years, to a men’s prison facility called the Monroe Correctional Complex. Related Lesbian couple brutally beaten by men who were harassing…

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Three teens arrested for allegedly tearing down & burning a Pride flag

Three teens arrested for allegedly tearing down & burning a Pride flag

Three boys — two 15-year-olds and a 14-year-old — have been arrested after police obtained a video showing them burning a Pride flag that they tore down from a house. The unnamed teenage boys — who made derogatory anti-LGBTQ+ remarks as they burned the flag — could face misdemeanor charges of theft, simple criminal damage to property, and hate crimes. Related This couple organized their small town’s first Pride to make it safer for their growing family Their small town…

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Beautiful allies, personal victories, and big wins are making summer bright

Beautiful allies, personal victories, and big wins are making summer bright

Here are this week’s most popular positive stories, with some fun social media posts tossed in too. Like seeing uplifting content like this? Sign up for our Good News email. We’re barely two weeks into summer and the news has been heating up. But we’re serving up a refreshing pitcher of good news to help keep you cool. Pride month ended with a few surprises, two members of our community scored some amazing personal wins, and some unexpected international news also…

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Woman fights anti-LGBTQ+ book bans by sending queer books to red states

Woman fights anti-LGBTQ+ book bans by sending queer books to red states

In San Francisco’s Castro District, a one-woman army is battling book bans — with books. In May 2023, Becka Robbins decided the best way to fight back against the unprecedented onslaught of book bans was to get those banned books into the hands of the people being denied access. Related Protestors interrupt a Moms for Liberty’s “fascist” book banning meeting One protestor who called himself “Rainbow Spartacus” wore a rainbow-colored Roman soldier outfit and a rainbow cape. She set up shop…

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Nicola Coughlan’s gay bop, shirtless John Summit & popsicle floats: 10 things we’re obsessed with this summer holiday

Nicola Coughlan’s gay bop, shirtless John Summit & popsicle floats: 10 things we’re obsessed with this summer holiday

Finally, a holiday weekend is upon us! Because it’s been sooo long since the LGBTQ+ community had a justifiable reason to party. (Kidding, of course.) That being said, a few days off work doesn’t help the fact that Pride Month is over and that, in a year like 2024, the subtext around Fourth of July weekend is complex, to say the least. How about we take this to the next level? Subscribe to our newsletter for a refreshing cocktail (or…

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Joey Zauzig’s snack, Austin Show’s pose & Troye Sivan’s tease

Joey Zauzig’s snack, Austin Show’s pose & Troye Sivan’s tease

This week Brandon Flynn showed off his manspread, comedian Amber Ruffin came out of the closet, and a fan allegedly “made out with J*nathan Gr*ff for like 30 mins.” Here’s what happened on Instagram: Doryin Thames had a seat. View this post on Instagram A post shared by doryin thames (@drynthms) Heath Thorpe showed off. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Heath Thorpe (@heaththorpe) Vinson Fraley danced. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vinson…

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What better way to celebrate the U.S. holiday weekend than with Glenn Close as a lesbian military officer?

What better way to celebrate the U.S. holiday weekend than with Glenn Close as a lesbian military officer?

Image Credit: ‘Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story,’ Getty Images Welcome back to our queer film retrospective, “A Gay Old Time.”  Happy Fourth of July weekend! As the fireworks continue booming off in the distance, what better time to examine how the United States and its institutions have stood for and—much more commonly—against the rights of its gay citizens, no? To do so, let’s open up a little time capsule from 1995, the height of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell era,…

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Pride Month is over, but social media is now relishing Gay Wrath Month

Pride Month is over, but social media is now relishing Gay Wrath Month

The parades are done, the Pride flags are down, the corporate logos are back to their boring colors. June has come and gone, meaning Pride Month is over. Our feelings of pride can certainly continue—we’re proud to be queer 12 months a year, after all—but July is Gay Wrath Month, according to social media. Know Your Meme reports Twitter users started promoting Gay Wrath Month—alternatively dubbed LGBT Wrath Month—at least as far back as 2017. Some picked June as the wrathful…

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