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Atlanta fights gay ex-cop over on-duty injuries

A lesbian former Atlanta police officer gravely wounded in a shooting says the city refuses to pay for a surgery needed to relieve chronic pain in her injured arm.    READ MORE »


Parker: DPS says one mom only for driver’s test

Mayor Annise Parker took to Twitter to complain about the Texas Department of Public Safety's refusal to accept her daughter's birth certificate apparently because it includes the names of both her moms.    READ MORE »


Gay marriage backers rally against Georgia ban

More than 100 people rallied for gay marriage alongside a host of clergy members and elected officials on Thursday outside Atlanta City Hall, hoping to convince the state to drop its ban on same-sex marriages.    READ MORE »


Sam Olens: Gay Georgians don’t deserve marriage

Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens continues to defend the state's gay marriage ban, arguing in a new legal filing that the fundamental right to marry shouldn't be extended to gay couples.    READ MORE »


This home is pure Craftsman real estate porn

If this 1910 slice of dream home perfection in Kirkwood wasn’t quite ready for its closeup in 2011, the gay couple bidding it a fond farewell have added all the updates you’re going to need. Come inside.    READ MORE »


Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

When it’s time to let it all go for the week and get down to the real business of weekend release, the Gay Agenda of LGBT Houston events brings the parties and shows to cure what ails you.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

When it’s time to let it all go for the week and get down to the real business of weekend release, the Gay Agenda of LGBT Atlanta events has the parties, shows and gatherings to cure what ails you.    READ MORE »


Two Houston hospitals among best for LGBT care

Just nine hospitals across Texas – including two in Houston – earned perfect scores for caring for LGBT patients, their families and staff, according to a new report from HRC.    READ MORE »


Grady, Emory hospitals among best for the gays

Just seven hospitals in Georgia – including Grady and Emory – notched perfect scores for caring for LGBT patients, their families and staff in a new report from HRC.    READ MORE »


Get ready to rally for marriage, gay Atlanta

Attorney General Sam Olens, too busy writing that gay marriage isn't a "fundamental right" in Georgia, wouldn't meet with LGBT activists the last time they rallied. So they're trying again.    READ MORE »


Thousands help fight HIV at AIDS Walk Atlanta

Nearly 700 runners, hundreds more walkers, 1,200 volunteers and a gorgeous fall day helped make Sunday's 24th AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run a rousing success.    READ MORE »


Big Gay Ice Cream brings its sweet treats to ATL

If you’re craving a mouthful of a “Salty Pimp” or always want to lick a “Bea Arthur,” your dream comes true when NYC’s Big Gay Ice Cream truck makes an Atlanta stop on Monday and Tuesday.    READ MORE »


Parker: Subpoenas not bullying anti-HERO pastors

A frustrated Mayor Annise Parker announced Friday that attorneys working for the city narrowed subpoenas in the HERO lawsuit to help calm a feeding frenzy among conservative opponents of the measure who claimed the city was bullying pastors.    READ MORE »


21 reasons to hit the streets for AIDS Walk

Hundreds in gay Atlanta know that getting up for Sunday’s AIDS Walk will be the most rewarding thing they do all day. Hundreds more trying to ignore it are why we still need it. Here are 21 more.    READ MORE »


Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

It's another well-earned weekend in gay Houston, and it’s time for you to collect your just reward. Get up, get out and get down to these LGBT shows, parties, bar nights and special events.    READ MORE »


GBI busts cop for sexting, soliciting gay sex

A police chief who is also a mayor in middle Georgia was arrested by the GBI on Wednesday for allegedly sexting and soliciting sex from young men.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You might think gay Atlanta rests on its Pride laurels for one week. You’d be wrong. Get in on world premieres, comic legends, a million-dollar AIDS Walk, and more LGBT events, shows and parties.    READ MORE »


Sandra Bernhard hits Atlanta with barrels blazing

Comedian, actress, writer and entertainer Sandra Bernhard is coming, and when the longtime gay favorite and proud B in LGBT brings “Sandyland” to Atlanta, you’ll just have to deal with it.    READ MORE »


Pansies, angels counter anti-gay Pride protesters

A band of street preachers armed with a megaphone and anti-gay signs tried to shout down the Atlanta Pride parade on Sunday, but were met with pansies, angels and Lea DeLaria giving them the finger.    READ MORE »


Park people make Atlanta Pride go ‘round

Standing atop the big gay list of things to love about Atlanta Pride are two days in Piedmont Park and the sea of shining faces from all walks of LGBT life. Check out the smiles and styles.    READ MORE »

 
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