AN UPDATE ON BLOGGER’S ‘PORN’ CONTENT POLICY

Hello everyone,  This week, we announced a change to Blogger’s porn policy. We’ve had a ton of feedback, in particular about the introduction of a retroactive change (some people have had accounts for 10+ years), but also about the negative impact on individuals who post sexually explicit content to express their identities. So rather than…

NO MEANS NO, EVEN BETWEEN TWO BLACK GAY MEN

On a Sunday afternoon in Washington, D.C., I decided to go hang out with the crew at our usual gay club hangout. I was having a great time drinking and doing a little two step, when nature called. I decided to leave my friends and go  to the bathroom alone, as I have done since…

ALAN CUMMING CALLS ON GAY ME TO REMAIN CELIBATE TO SAVE LIVES

Out actor Alan Cumming stars in a hilarious PSA mocking an FDA policy prohibiting sexually active gay and bisexual men from donating blood. A coalition of groups, including GLAAD and Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC), are behind the #CelibacyChallenge campaign, which calls on the FDA to implement a blood donation system that screens all donors…

I CHOOSE TO LOVE BLACK GAY MEN

Using the media as a litmus test, one would think romantic love among black gay men is in dire straits. Prominent black gay men like Michael Sam and Derrick Gordon both have white lovers, and recently, the key black gay character in Lee Daniels’ “Empire” has a Mexican boyfriend who ostensibly is white. Quite honestly, when the only highly…

WILL ATLANTA OPEN ITS FIRST LGBT SCHOOL?

Teachers in Atlanta are trying to raise funds to set up a school for LGBT students and their families. Atlantan teachers are trying to set up a private school for LGBT students and those from LGBT families in the city. The school, which will be called Pride School Atlanta, already has a location but organisers…