Lambda Legal hires Emory administrator to lead Atlanta office

Lambda Legal hires Emory administrator to lead Atlanta office

LGBTQ Atlanta’s own Michael Shutt has been chosen to lead the Southern Regional Office of the country’s most prominent LGBTQ legal group.    READ MORE »

Atlanta City Hall hosts annual trans vigil for first time ever

Atlanta City Hall hosts annual trans vigil for first time ever

Some 200 people crowded into Atlanta City Hall on Wednesday for the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance to honor lives lost to anti-trans violence.    READ MORE »

AIDS Quilt leaving Atlanta after 18 years for San Francisco

AIDS Quilt leaving Atlanta after 18 years for San Francisco

The NAMES Project Foundation is moving its headquarters and the beloved AIDS Memorial Quilt from its longtime Atlanta home in early 2020.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You’ve got a week before fully setting your mind toward the holidays. Dip into these LGBTQ-ATL events on the last weekend you can call your own.    READ MORE »

Someone Cares hosts conference on holistic approach to ending HIV

Someone Cares hosts conference on holistic approach to ending HIV

Health providers, researchers and activists will come together this week for training sessions and workshops focused on ending HIV in metro Atlanta, which is a leader in new HIV infections in the U.S.    READ MORE »

Georgia’s LGBTQ elected officials split on presidential picks
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Georgia’s LGBTQ elected officials split on presidential picks

A quarter of Georgia’s 16 openly LGBTQ elected officials have announced their presidential endorsements, with two of them backing the man who could be the first openly gay U.S. president.    READ MORE »

Atlanta perfect on LGBTQ equality index for seventh straight year

Atlanta perfect on LGBTQ equality index for seventh straight year

The City of Atlanta earned its highest-ever score on the 2019 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index, while nine other Georgia cities and areas received failing grades.    READ MORE »

Decatur adopts sweeping LGBTQ nondiscrimination policy
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Decatur adopts sweeping LGBTQ nondiscrimination policy

The Decatur City Commission unanimously passed a broad LGBTQ-inclusive nondiscrimination ordinance on Monday, making it the sixth Georgia city to do so.    READ MORE »

Chick-fil-A stops funding anti-LGBTQ groups after uproar

Chick-fil-A stops funding anti-LGBTQ groups after uproar

Chick-fil-A cut off funding to the Salvation Army and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes after years of protests and bad press about the groups’ anti-LGBTQ ways.    READ MORE »

Gay theater founder leaving Serenbe Playhouse after 10 years

Gay theater founder leaving Serenbe Playhouse after 10 years

Brian Clowdus is stepping down as artistic director of Serenbe Playhouse, the metro Atlanta theater he founded and transformed into a nationally-recognized entity.    READ MORE »

Atlanta trans-led project blossoms into new organization

Atlanta trans-led project blossoms into new organization

The transgender-led Solutions Not Punishment Coalition is hitting a milestone by splitting off from its parent group to form its own organization.    READ MORE »

Pete Buttigieg packs schedule for Atlanta campaign swing
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Pete Buttigieg packs schedule for Atlanta campaign swing

Pete Buttigieg will attend at least four events and launch a black outreach initiative while in Atlanta for the upcoming Democratic presidential debate.    READ MORE »

Must-see art and must-attend event are the new Fabnormal

Must-see art and must-attend event are the new Fabnormal

Fabnormal is coming. The latest combination of must-attend event by Rigel Gemini and must-see artwork by his husband Cameron Lee takes a bow on Friday.    READ MORE »

Gov. Kemp’s Medicaid plan ‘falls far short’ on HIV, critics say
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Gov. Kemp’s Medicaid plan ‘falls far short’ on HIV, critics say

Gov. Brian Kemp’s plan to revamp healthcare in Georgia is fiscally irresponsible and puts people with HIV at risk, according to LGBTQ members of a committee tasked with ending the epidemic.    READ MORE »

Tyler Perry to house LGBTQ homeless youth at Atlanta studio

Tyler Perry to house LGBTQ homeless youth at Atlanta studio

Entertainment mogul Tyler Perry will devote part of his new 330-acre movie studio in Southwest Atlanta to housing LGBTQ homeless youth.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The cold may have done gone and snapped, y’all, but the LGBTQ events in Atlanta are still hot. Get up and get in to make your weekend queer.    READ MORE »

Gay candidates call for redo of East Point City Council race
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Gay candidates call for redo of East Point City Council race

An East Point City Council election was tainted by the late disqualification of a candidate and a lack of transparency and should be redone, according to two gay candidates in the race.    READ MORE »

Atlanta renews effort to shut down Tokyo Valentino

Atlanta renews effort to shut down Tokyo Valentino

The City of Atlanta fired another salvo against Tokyo Valentino, asking a federal court to issue a permanent injunction against the adult superstore — which would shut it down — and put an end to a 20-year legal saga.    READ MORE »

LGBTQ ATL-ien fights for queer youth and a bikeable ATL
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LGBTQ ATL-ien fights for queer youth and a bikeable ATL

Adah-Duval Pittman-Delancey has "Champion” in her official job title, but it also fits her volunteerism with Teach America's LGBTQ youth initiative.    READ MORE »

TJ Maxxx wins Misc Edgewood finale at Noni’s

TJ Maxxx wins Misc Edgewood finale at Noni’s

TJ Maxxx outlasted 10 other contestants to nab the Misc Edgewood crown, a cool $2,000 cash prize and a bundle of other prizes.    READ MORE »

 
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