Jake Shears goes solo for sexy Southern ‘Big Bushy Mustache’ ride

Jake Shears goes solo for sexy Southern ‘Big Bushy Mustache’ ride

Imagine if honky-tonk, funk and electronica had a three-way and made a baby. That baby would be “Jake Shears,” the eponymous debut solo album by Scissor Sisters’ out queer frontman.    READ MORE »

Find your kink at Atlanta’s Southeast Black & Blue weekend

Find your kink at Atlanta’s Southeast Black & Blue weekend

The annual LGBTQ-BDSM festival is ready to turn Atlanta every which way but loose with three days of demos, parties and other activities at its Atlanta Eagle home base.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Dancing, mixing, meeting and canvassing are just a few of the LGBTQ activities waiting in LGBTQ Atlanta this Friday through Sunday. See what kind of ‘good trouble’ you can get into.    READ MORE »

Charlie Bailey ready to fight anti-LGBT bills as attorney general

Charlie Bailey ready to fight anti-LGBT bills as attorney general

Georgia Attorney General candidate Charlie Bailey traces his opposition to anti-LGBTQ 'religious freedom' bills back to the African-American civil rights movement of the 1950s and ‘60s.    READ MORE »

Morph music showcase to bend BeltLine ears this Thursday

Morph music showcase to bend BeltLine ears this Thursday

Meet Morph, the LGBTQ-friendly music showcase ready to make some music at The Bakery this week with a previously un-collected group of artists, DJs and musicians.    READ MORE »

Q uncovers Jake Shears, Atlanta’s hidden queers, and advice for LGBTQ youth

Q uncovers Jake Shears, Atlanta’s hidden queers, and advice for LGBTQ youth

It’s not enough to value multiplicity. We must come together and embrace unity. Every week, Q looks at various aspects of LGBTQ life in Atlanta with a focus on diversity.    READ MORE »

Sarah Riggs Amico touts faith, LGBTQ equality in lt. gov run

Sarah Riggs Amico touts faith, LGBTQ equality in lt. gov run

Sarah Riggs Amico is running to be Georgia's next lieutenant governor as an evangelical Christian that backs LGBTQ equality and strongly opposes anti-gay 'religious freedom' bills.    READ MORE »

A touch-averse guide to queer friends kissing and hugging

A touch-averse guide to queer friends kissing and hugging

Navigating the 'gay hug' gets tricky when you're culturally tuned into lots of personal space with friends. It gets really tricky when your boo doesn't have that affliction.    READ MORE »

Ladies of Lips raise spirits at Dragalicious Gospel Brunch

Ladies of Lips raise spirits at Dragalicious Gospel Brunch

That joyful noise you heard coming from Buford Highway on Sunday was the Dragalicius Gospel Brunch at Lips.    READ MORE »

LGBTQ Atlanta marks Madonna’s 60th birthday at Heretic

LGBTQ Atlanta marks Madonna’s 60th birthday at Heretic

Queer Atlanta loves to celebrate Madonna’s birthday, and this year the community went extra hard to mark the pop icon’s 60th.    READ MORE »

Chick-fil-A’s anti-gay CEO to speak at equality-themed Atlanta event

Chick-fil-A’s anti-gay CEO to speak at equality-themed Atlanta event

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy will be a keynote speaker at an Atlanta conference focused on equality despite his vocal opposition to marriage equality and his company’s record of pumping millions into anti-LGBTQ groups.    READ MORE »

Calling trans men out of invisibility and into queer legend

Calling trans men out of invisibility and into queer legend

When Q listed LGBTQ legends, transgender men who “most everyone knows and will remember forever” proved difficult to bring to mind. I consulted a trans male friend.    READ MORE »

Here’s why ‘religious freedom’ is not a license to discriminate

Here’s why ‘religious freedom’ is not a license to discriminate

'I’m not asking the Muslim cashier to eat the ham. I am asking him to ring it up. I’m not asking the Jehovah’s Witness shopkeeper to celebrate the birthday, just sell me the card.'    READ MORE »

Athens trans woman cleared in death of a trans rival
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Athens trans woman cleared in death of a trans rival

An Athens judge dismissed murder charges against a transgender woman who fatally shot another transgender woman, ruling that the shooting was self defense.    READ MORE »

Man leaves puppy in LA Fitness locker while he works out

Man leaves puppy in LA Fitness locker while he works out

Atlanta police cited a man for animal cruelty after gym-goers at LA Fitness at Ansley Mall heard his puppy barking – from inside the locker where he left the dog while he worked out.    READ MORE »

Meet Queer Circus Jam aerialists flying from Atlanta’s rafters

Meet Queer Circus Jam aerialists flying from Atlanta’s rafters

From their silks and trapezes, locals pose for our photographer and welcome you to the playshop for LGBTQ people to train, play or practice circus and aerial arts together.    READ MORE »

Ex Atlanta man arrested for falsely accusing Grindr meetup of rape

Ex Atlanta man arrested for falsely accusing Grindr meetup of rape

A former Atlanta resident is facing five years in prison after he was caught lying to police about being raped by another man he met on Grindr.    READ MORE »

Atlanta man arrested in Nashville for robbing victim using Jack’d

Atlanta man arrested in Nashville for robbing victim using Jack’d

Nashville police arrested a 28-year-old Atlanta resident for allegedly robbing a man he met on the gay cruising app Jack'd.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

A Madonna party, celebration of ‘daddies,' Janelle Monae concert, and more LGBTQ-ATL events than you can possibly get to make for one very hot, very queer weekend.    READ MORE »

Anti-LGBTQ judge confirmed to Atlanta-based federal court

Anti-LGBTQ judge confirmed to Atlanta-based federal court

The U.S. Senate confirmed anti-LGBTQ Judge Britt Grant to Atlanta’s 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, giving her a lifetime position on a powerful court that routinely addresses LGBTQ issues.    READ MORE »

 
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