BI ACTRESS JAVICIA LESLIE CAST AS THE FIRST BLACK BATWOMAN

There’s a new Batwoman in town, and her name is Javicia Leslie! According to a report from Variety, the fan-favorite superhero series from the CW cast the 33-year-old bisexual actress as the show’s new lead, taking over the reins from Ruby Rose, who left the show earlier this year.  “I am extremely proud to be the first Black actress…

HOW TO KEEP YOUR SEX LIFE GOING WHILE SOCIAL DISTANCING

So here we are, amidst a global pandemic. No, this isn’t the start to some Ryan Murphy end of the world softcore porn for cable, this is real life and we’re all still learning to cope with the newfound reality. We’ve got our masks, learned the importance of six feet, and well…are all wondering how…

ONE MILLION MOMS CLAIMS PBS PRIDELAND PROMOTES UNBIBLICAL SEXUALITY

One Million Moms is calling for the defunding of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) over its airing of Prideland. In the docuseries, out actor Dyllón Burnside (FX’s Pose) talks with LGBT Americans living in the modern South, including lesbian moms in Alabama and Jessica Gonzalez, an openly queer Texas state representative. The series consists of six short-form…

PRIDE MONTH MAY BE OVER, BUT LGBTQ WRATH LIVES ON…

Say goodbye to LGBTQ Pride month. Say hello to LGBTQ Wrath months. As the religious right continues to trot out their condemnations and concerns about Pride, one of the most common tropes is that pride is one of the seven deadly sins. Since the Old Testament also says homosexuality is a sin, when you combine…

THREE MORE TRANS AMERICANS KILLED; ANOTHER HOSPITALIZED FOR INJURIES

Violence against transgender Americans is continuing unabated, with two homicides, one mysterious death, and a brutal assault reported in the past few days. Bree Black, a 27-year-old Black trans woman, was shot to death in her hometown of Pompano Beach, Fla., Friday night, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports. She was found lying on the ground and…

SEX IS AWESOME BUT…

Sex is awesome, however you like it. It’s always a good thing amongst consenting adults, (and whatever appropriately-sized objects we wish to include). I do think though, that sex can be complicated for gay men. We hid our desires from a sometimes judgemental and cruel world as teenagers. We feared rejection and torment for our…

PERMISSION TO BE REAL IN THE COMMUNITY

When we present ourselves to the community without a mask and keep it real, we offer the same opportunity for others to do the same. Most of us are familiar with the idea of keeping it real and have an intuitive sense about what that means. People who keep it real don’t hide behind a…