Queer Atlanta pet parents expose their puppy love

Queer Atlanta pet parents expose their puppy love

Photographer James L. Hicks shoots this week’s Pet Parents feature. Meet his latest subjects and their four-legged friends, a local lesbian-run rescue, and some resources for pet owners.    READ MORE »

Georgia Senate passes LGBT adoption, foster care ban

Georgia Senate passes LGBT adoption, foster care ban

The Georgia Senate passed a bill on Friday that allows faith-based agencies receiving public funds to ban LGBT people from adopting children or becoming foster parents.    READ MORE »

Lumbersexuals ready to give Heretic the ManShaft

Lumbersexuals ready to give Heretic the ManShaft

You’ve been caught in the woods with these guys before. You’d think with prior knowledge that you’d be ready, but nothing ever quite prepares us for ManShaft, set for Saturday.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Bucks raffle off their ‘Meat’ at bachelor auction

Atlanta Bucks raffle off their ‘Meat’ at bachelor auction

The gay jocks of Atlanta Bucks Rugby delivered a diverse smorgasbord in a “Meat Raffle” bachelor auction. Each date up for bids came complete with actual deli meats.    READ MORE »

Atlanta trans band Exquisite Gender ready to rock for equality

Atlanta trans band Exquisite Gender ready to rock for equality

Meet the local all-transgender rock band making its first concert debut with a fundraiser for Georgia Equality's AIDSwatch Scholarship Initiative at Out Front Theatre.    READ MORE »

Stacey Abrams calls LGBT adoption ban ‘bigoted idea’

Stacey Abrams calls LGBT adoption ban ‘bigoted idea’

Stacey Abrams – a former state lawmaker seeking the Democratic nomination for governor – blasted as 'bigoted' a bill moving through the Georgia Senate that would allow faith-based agencies receiving public funds to ban adoptions and foster care by LGBT people.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

It’s hard out there for a queer during the workweek. Can we get an amen? Now get your LGBTQ weekend rewards during the shows, soirees and seminars on Atlanta’s Queer Agenda calendar.    READ MORE »

Stop telling the lie that all queer bars are ‘safe spaces’ for diversity

Stop telling the lie that all queer bars are ‘safe spaces’ for diversity

Out Atlanta comic Ian Aber says we tell ourselves that LGBTQ bars are equal for everyone, but performers and people of color know differently. Aber shows the receipts.    READ MORE »

Casey Cagle guarantees LGBT adoption ban will pass Georgia Senate

Casey Cagle guarantees LGBT adoption ban will pass Georgia Senate

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle – the leading Republican candidate for governor – doubled-down on 'religious freedom' legislation and pledged to push through an anti-LGBT adoption and foster care ban that is winding its way through the state Senate.    READ MORE »

Meet queer Atlanta animal lovers, archetypes and advocates in new Q

Meet queer Atlanta animal lovers, archetypes and advocates in new Q

With local LGBTQ animal lovers sitting for photographer James L. Hicks, to the lies we tell ourselves about racism, Q goes from your dearest queer heart to our darkest queer tendencies.    READ MORE »

Queens United hosts first benefit for ex Burkhart’s performers

Queens United hosts first benefit for ex Burkhart’s performers

The queens who quit Burkhart's over racist social media posts came together on Friday for the first Queens United benefit show.    READ MORE »

Alex Mecum makes Kyra Mora ‘Shameless’ for Valentine’s

Alex Mecum makes Kyra Mora ‘Shameless’ for Valentine’s

Alex Mecum and all of his meaty assets delivered big for Blake's on Wednesday as the Midtown hotspot offered a Valentine's edition of Shameless with host Kyra Mora.    READ MORE »

Georgia Senate committee approves LGBT adoption ban

Georgia Senate committee approves LGBT adoption ban

A bill that would allow faith-based agencies to receive public funds and ban adoptions and foster care by LGBT people and others was approved by a key committee in the Georgia Senate on Tuesday.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts cocktails its Valentine’s with Love on the Rocks

Joining Hearts cocktails its Valentine’s with Love on the Rocks

Joining Hearts kicked off its event season with Love on the Rocks on Sunday, shifting its annual Valentine's themed event to the Wimbish House on Peachtree Street.    READ MORE »

The Q: Three queer breakups, broken hearts, and moving on

The Q: Three queer breakups, broken hearts, and moving on

Breaking up is hard to do, and every split feels like the worst one, ever. A look at what you can do, and what you should avoid, as The Q tries to apply some solutions as salve.    READ MORE »

I’m with them: Boundaries help polyamorous relationships work

I’m with them: Boundaries help polyamorous relationships work

Out Atlanta counselor Alexandra Tyler presents her first in a series of enlightening articles exploring relationships between more than two people, this time on navigating expectations.    READ MORE »

10 Queer Things: Sure signs that your boo is over you

10 Queer Things: Sure signs that your boo is over you

You tell yourself all kinds of stories about their behavior, but look around. We asked queer Atlantans how they knew their loved one was already all but gone. Here’s how you can tell.    READ MORE »

Listen Up: Queercore show at The Earl channels MondoHomo
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Listen Up: Queercore show at The Earl channels MondoHomo

Besides the MondoHomo festival in the mid-2000s, queer representation in Georgia bands has mostly been sparse over the decades. Now get ready for some Queercore.    READ MORE »

Joe Gauthreaux gives a dance party ‘Rise’ to Heretic

Joe Gauthreaux gives a dance party ‘Rise’ to Heretic

DJ Joe Gauthreaux – who knows how to work the hunks of Atlanta Pride nightlife and so many more signature local events – returned on Saturday to give Heretic a Rise.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Don’t let rain wash out your hopes for an amazing LGBTQ weekend. The Queer Agenda has performers united, partiers unchained, a fab annual benefit, and everything in between.    READ MORE »

 
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