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Atlanta march decries violence against trans people

Some 200 LGBTQ people marched through Midtown protesting violence against transgender people – including the murders of eight trans women – that has sent heartbreak, fear and anger through trans communities across the country.    READ MORE »

GOP lawmaker introduces bill to protect LGBT state workers

GOP lawmaker introduces bill to protect LGBT state workers

A Republican lawmaker from Cobb introduced legislation that would protect LGBT state employees, but he left LGBT people out of a second civil rights bill that bans discrimination in public accommodations.    READ MORE »

Blake’s adds some gay to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations

Blake’s adds some gay to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations

Gay Atlanta guys played Irish lads for a night to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Friday at Blake’s, putting a rainbow twist on some Erin go Brag.    READ MORE »

Anti-LGBT amendment kills Georgia adoption bill

Anti-LGBT amendment kills Georgia adoption bill

The Georgia Senate committee tasked with reconsidering an anti-LGBT amendment it added to a bill declined on Thursday, tanking a bill that would modernize state adoption laws.    READ MORE »

Meet the new LGBT liaison for Atlanta police

Meet the new LGBT liaison for Atlanta police

A nearly seven-year veteran of the Atlanta Police Department was named as the agency's newest LGBT liaison.    READ MORE »

LGBTQ business owner launches bid for Atlanta City Council

LGBTQ business owner launches bid for Atlanta City Council

An LGBTQ business owner and community organizer launched her campaign for the Atlanta City Council, hoping to unseat an incumbent in a district that includes some of the city's most diverse and eclectic neighborhoods.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

It must be springtime, because LGBT Atlanta events burst with options this week. Dig into shows, soirees and specials that say, hey, you work hard and deserve some downtime.    READ MORE »

Lost N Found expanding popular thrift store to Norcross

Lost N Found expanding popular thrift store to Norcross

Lost N Found is stepping Outside the Perimeter. The agency that cares for homeless LGBT youth says it’s opening a second thrift store in a Gwinnett County industrial park.    READ MORE »

Meet the Atlanta queen competing on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

Meet the Atlanta queen competing on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

'RuPaul's Drag Race' is back and Season 9 may just be bigger than ever as the show again includes an Atlanta queen – Nina Bo'Nina Brown – among its contestants.    READ MORE »

LGBT civic activist loses race for South Fulton mayor

LGBT civic activist loses race for South Fulton mayor

A gay civic activist running to become mayor of the new City of South Fulton lost on Tuesday, placing third in a crowded field of candidates.    READ MORE »

‘Extreme’ anti-LGBT adoption bill stalls in Georgia Senate

‘Extreme’ anti-LGBT adoption bill stalls in Georgia Senate

Mounting criticism over an LGBT adoption ban inserted into a bipartisan bill modernizing the state's adoption laws prompted Senate lawmakers to send the measure back to committee.    READ MORE »

Ten cheers on St. Patrick’s Day with Get Lucky

Ten cheers on St. Patrick’s Day with Get Lucky

Ten Atlanta always wants you to get lucky. But for St. Patrick's Day, they really really mean it. So the popular Midtown spot hosted Get Lucky 5 on Friday.    READ MORE »

Meet the gay entrepreneur running for Atlanta mayor

Meet the gay entrepreneur running for Atlanta mayor

Gay entrepreneur Laban King has thrown his hat into the crowded race for Atlanta mayor, arguing that the current political climate shows him that now is the time to get involved.    READ MORE »

Gov. Deal objects to ban on LGBT adoptions

Gov. Deal objects to ban on LGBT adoptions

Gov. Nathan Deal again voiced his opposition to anti-LGBT legislation, this time coming out against changes lawmakers made to a bill that would allow agencies to ban adoptions to LGBT people.    READ MORE »

Victory Fund celebrates Atlanta supporters, LGBT officials

Victory Fund celebrates Atlanta supporters, LGBT officials

The Victory Fund descended on Atlanta to toast its LGBTQ supporters, elected officials and candidates during a Bubbles & Biscuits Brunch on Sunday.    READ MORE »

Flag football jocks and their tank tops toast new season

Flag football jocks and their tank tops toast new season

A telltale sign that spring has sprung? Gay boys in tank tops. Pitchers full of margaritas. And the deck at Zocalo overflowing with flag football jocks and their athletic supporters.    READ MORE »

Georgia Senate panel approves ban on LGBT adoptions

Georgia Senate panel approves ban on LGBT adoptions

A Georgia Senate committee amended a bill modernizing the state’s adoption laws to allow agencies to discriminate against LGBT people seeking adoptions.    READ MORE »

Georgia lawmakers consider attack on LGBT adoptions

Georgia lawmakers consider attack on LGBT adoptions

LGBT activists warned late Thursday that a Georgia Senate committee is considering adding language to a bill that would allow adoption agencies to discriminate against LGBT parents.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

After hopefully winter’s last blast, step into spring with LGBT events for every ilk and taste. Check these parties, plays and pastimes.    READ MORE »

Bubba Bang makes the bears dance at Eagle

Bubba Bang makes the bears dance at Eagle

The big bear dance party Bubba Bang muscled its way into the Eagle to provide a night of furry fun on Saturday.    READ MORE »

 
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