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Even the gays are grossed out by gay kissing in public

Majority approval in the U.S. tipped in favor of marriage equality a few years ago, and perhaps it's no surprise that straight people still disapprove of same-sex public affection. But a new study shows that gay people agree with them.    READ MORE »


Eatery apologizes to bigots who wrote gay slur

A dickish Houston couple served up a side of homophobia with their country fixins' last week, scribbling on their receipt that they "Don't want to listen to a faggot through my whole meal."    READ MORE »


Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

Tie on your big gay bib, kids! You’re about to get messy-busy with a full weekend event roster of LGBT parties, plays and performances to put the gay into your Friday through Sunday.    READ MORE »


Ty Herndon played gay Houston weeks before coming out

Country singer Ty Herndon, who headlined a show at gay Houston's Neon Boots last month, came out as an "out, proud and happy gay man" on Thursday.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Strap on your big gay weekend bib, kids! You’re about to get busy with an event roster of LGBT parties, plays and performances that inject a heaping helping of gay into your Friday through Sunday.    READ MORE »


Houston companies flop in ranking of LGBT love

Just a half-dozen Texas-based companies, including one in Houston, notched a perfect 100 on a new ranking of how they approach LGBT issues, employees, and customers.    READ MORE »


11 Atlanta companies so gay, they’re perfect

Nearly a dozen companies based in Atlanta love the gays so much that they notched a perfect 100 on a new ranking of how they approach LGBT issues, employees and customers.    READ MORE »


Atlanta police reform approach to trans people

Transgender Atlantans are safe from Peggy Denby. Now, their sometimes troubled interactions with Atlanta police are being addressed too through a series of new policies guiding officers.    READ MORE »


Gay neofacist’s band Death in June plays Atlanta

We’d love to tell you that Death In June’s Atlanta concert is a chance to see a pioneering neofolk group with an out-and-proud frontman. But truth is, Douglas Pearce has a fondness for Nazi nostalgia.    READ MORE »


LGBT students face abuse in Texas schools

LGBT students in Texas say they regularly hear homophobic remarks, face verbal and physical harassment that goes unreported and attend classes in districts that don't offer LGBT resources or protections.    READ MORE »


Georgia schools not safe for LGBT students

LGBT students across Georgia say they regularly hear homophobic remarks in school, face verbal and physical harassment and attend classes in districts that don't offer LGBT resources or protections.    READ MORE »


Pride moves festival date after Juneteenth clash

A stubborn Pride Houston relented after blistering criticism for scheduling next year's festival on the same weekend as Juneteenth, announcing Thursday it would push its celebration back a week.    READ MORE »


Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

You work hard for the money, so gay Houston better treat you right. Do they ever this week with shows, parties, celebrity guests and LGBT special events that make the workweek so worth it.    READ MORE »


How to do gay good on Georgia Gives Day

We know. You’re a giver. You give and give. But there’s always room for a little more for worthy causes. This time, it’s from the comfort of your computer or mobile device, and without cocktails.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You work hard for the money, so gay Atlanta better treat you right. They do, this week with shows, parties, celebrity guests and LGBT special events that make the workweek so worth it.    READ MORE »


Smyrna cop cleared of having gay sex with teen

The Smyrna police office accused of gay canoodling with a 15-year-old neighbor won't face criminal charges, but he quit over pending disciplinary actions from his employer.    READ MORE »


Atlanta so gay, it’s perfect on LGBT inclusion

Nevermind those dismal election results last week. Atlanta still remains perfect when it comes to being progressive, again scoring a 100 on a new report for its LGBT equality efforts.    READ MORE »


Vote for Midtown as Best Gayborhood in USA

Nothing triggers clicktivist fingers like a contest, even more when it’s for gay Atlanta. Whatever your quibbles with our city when push comes to shove, we want to win. You can help.    READ MORE »


Out 100 taps Atlanta guest star Wilson Cruz

Part time Atlantan Wilson Cruz snagged a coveted spot in the 2014 list of Out 100 celebrigays this week. The spread shows how combining acting and activism, for him, is inspired.    READ MORE »


Houston gets an F for LGBT equality efforts

The largest city in Texas flops when it comes to LGBT inclusion, as Houston received a failing score on a new equality index and lags behind several other municipalities in the state.    READ MORE »

 
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