Atlanta drag legend Diamond Lil dies at 80

Atlanta drag legend Diamond Lil, who has been battling cancer and was recently moved into a hospice, died on Tuesday morning.    READ MORE »


Anti-gay judge nominated for Ga. Supreme Court

A bigoted Georgia judge who tried to walk back his years of anti-gay rhetoric to win appointment to the federal bench is now in the mix for a seat on the Georgia Supreme Court.    READ MORE »


Delta criticized for showing kiss-less lesbian film

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines is coming under fire for showing a neutered version of 'Carol,' an Oscar-nominated romantic drama about a lesbian love affair.    READ MORE »


Hall County block trans students in bathrooms

Hall County in North Georgia is sticking by its refusal to allow transgender students in its public school system to use bathrooms that match their gender identity, arguing it's a 'common sense approach.'    READ MORE »


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Atlanta Bucks prep gay rugby jocks for fall season

The Atlanta Bucks prepped their rugby jocks for a new season on Saturday, teaching rookies the basics and freshening up the skills of their veterans.    READ MORE »


Bearracuda beats get the men dancing at Heretic

Bearracuda returned to the Heretic on Saturday for a summer dance party with a bearish assist from London-based DJ HiFi Sean. It's a gay Atlanta nightlife tradition.    READ MORE »


LGBT Atlanta targets barriers facing domestic violence victims

Some 40 people came together on Wednesday in the back of the Rush Center to discuss intimate partner violence, a complicated issue that impacts – and endangers – nearly one in four LGBTQ people.    READ MORE »


Olympics brings studs from around the world

Every four years, red-blooded gay men supplement our Olympic fandom with a strong dose of male hotness. Team USA may have our hearts, but these international competitors are laying claim to other body parts.    READ MORE »


2 gay attorneys nominated for Ga. Supreme Court

At least two LGBT attorneys in metro Atlanta are among the dozens of lawyers and judges nominated for two new seats on the Georgia Supreme Court.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

One, two. You know what to do. Three, four, come on through the door. Come on into the fold of fun, friends and LGBT Atlanta events set to maximize your summer weekend pleasure.    READ MORE »


Meet the young man fighting to end HIV in Fulton

By the time Daniel Driffin got on the phone, he had just wrapped up a conversation about HIV in Fulton County after a whirlwind week that took him to Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention and South Africa for the International AIDS Conference.    READ MORE »


‘Outpouring of love’ helps gay ATL nurse in need

Friends of a gay Atlanta nurse, fitness trainer and all-around jock are raising funds to help him as he fights a virus that has caused severe medical problems and left him unable to work.    READ MORE »


Friends rallying for gay Atlanta bartender in need

Friends of one of gay Atlanta's best bartenders are rallying around her by raising thousands of dollars to help as she fights severe medical problems that have kept her out of work and seriously ill for months.    READ MORE »


Jock Ryan Lochte plays in ATL before Olympics

Brotastic swimmer Ryan Lochte spent the weekend in Atlanta logging final tune-ups before the Olympics in Rio. True to form, Lochte sexed up anywhere he went.    READ MORE »


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U.S. Attorney: I’m fighting for LGBT civil rights in Georgia

U.S. Attorney John Horn – the top federal prosecutor in North Georgia – told scores of LGBT Atlanta organizers and activists that his office is creating a special unit to better investigate civil rights complaints.    READ MORE »


Georgia judge rebuked for calling man ‘queer’

A North Georgia judge that called a man 'queer' and mocked him for being a 'butt boy' during a vulgar and homophobic courtroom exchange was publicly spanked by judicial watchdogs for his conduct.    READ MORE »


Juniper gets facelift between two gay hangouts

That derelict space between gay patio hotspot Joe's and its sibling Einstein's is getting a fabulous makeover that will bring a pocket park, an urban aesthetic and more space for those charity beer busts.    READ MORE »


Live gay fabulous in this Midtown home for $1 million

Gay Atlantans have some fabulous digs. But there's nice and then there's this: The sweet Midtown digs of a gay couple who renovated their home and are now selling it. For nearly $1 million.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Phrases like 'beat the heat' and 'make it rain' just mean more during the dog days of summer. Quench your thirsty, parched weekend with a deluge of cool, satisfying LGBT events.    READ MORE »


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2 young gay Atlanta leaders wow Democratic Convention

Two young black LGBT leaders from Atlanta wowed the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, telling delegates – and a national audience – about a "rainbow of voices" and HIV's continued impact on gay men.    READ MORE »

 
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