COULD CONGRESS GET ITS FIRST OUT GAY BLACK MAN?

Is that change on the horizon? New York’s 17 Congressional District seat is up for grabs and Mondaire Jones is trying to take it. Jones is a Stanford University and Harvard Law School graduate who formerly worked at the Department of Justice under the Obama Administration. And now, he’s running for Congress. Alongside fellow New York…

DISCOVERING YOUR TRUE GAY SELVES…

The soul is the purest expression of an individual and is not bound by physical forms or fleeting emotions. When we want to see deeply into the heart and mind of another person, soul seeing. Soul seeing is a way of looking past shapes, sizes, attitudes, and behavior to see the real individual that lies…

LIL NAS X IS OFFICIALLY A GRAMMY NOMINATED ARTIST

The yee-haw agenda is real! To cap his groundbreaking year, Lil Nas X just wrangled up six Grammy nominations! Announced this morning, Nas X earned noms for Album of the Year with 7, Record of the Year, Best Music Video and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Old Town Road,” Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Panini,” as well as Best…

THE ART OF HOOKING UP…

Perception versus reality: when it comes to the world of online dating — or more accurately, online hooking-up — one can often be vastly different than the other. With only a handful of pictures and words to get your message across and no real accountability, is it any wonder we live in the age of Catfish? How…

TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE

Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) is an annual observance on November 20 that honors the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. You can read more about the Transgender Day of Remembrance below, and find out how you can show support for the community on this day. Additionally,…

FIGHTING AGAINST OURSELVES…

Continually fighting against who you are may bring about a louder knock at your door that you won’t welcome. As SGL beings we often have the tendency to fight against being ourselves. Many of our stories start with us ignoring the call of his or her existence. There are many possible reasons for this resistance,…

LENA WAITHE & ALANA MAYO WERE MARRIED IN FRONT OF HARVEY MILK’S BUST

Writer, producer, and actor Lena Waithe appeared on Ellen DeGeneres’s show, where she shared with guest host John Legend that she and her longtime partner, Alana Mayo, were recently privately married at San Francisco City Hall in front of the bust of LGBTQ rights activist Harvey Milk. Waithe, whose Queen & Slim recently screened at AFI Fest,…

THE GAY TEST…

  Have you noticed that when you meet another gay man via social media how he almost always come at you as if you should want to get with him even though he doesn’t know you @ all? Why do gay men do this? Why do we almost always come from a place of sex…

GAY TEEN WHO PUNCHED HIS BULLY IN THAT VIAL VIDEO IS LEAVING SCHOOL

Jordan Steffy – the bullied gay teen who went viral when he punched one of his tormentors – is leaving his school and will be home schooled. Steffy is a junior at LaPorte High School in Indiana, and he told Insider that he had been relentlessly bullied since he came out in seventh grade. A classmate posted a picture…