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…

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…

ELLEN PAGE ON COMING OUT GAY: BEST DECISION OF MY LIFE

Actress Ellen Page recently said that coming out gay was the best decision of her life. The 27-year-old Page announced she’s gay last year on Valentine’s Day during a speech delivered at Time to THRIVE, an LGBT youth conference hosted by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and held at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in Las…