Facing crisis, Atlanta proposes restructuring HIV housing program

Facing crisis, Atlanta proposes restructuring HIV housing program

The City of Atlanta is deploying outreach teams to ensure victims of an HIV housing program crisis have a place to live and launching an overhaul of the long-troubled program.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Queer Arts Alliance forms to promote LGBTQ film, music and theater

Atlanta Queer Arts Alliance forms to promote LGBTQ film, music and theater

Six longstanding queer arts organizations finally had enough when an Atlanta City Council member excluded them from a list of local queer game changers.    READ MORE »

Play the Joining Hearts drinking game with these guys

Play the Joining Hearts drinking game with these guys

10 things you can count on after 32 years of pool parties. Take a shot each time you encounter these sure bets at the July 20 Celebrate main event in Piedmont Park.    READ MORE »

New drag show dazzles queer Atlanta on Edgewood

New drag show dazzles queer Atlanta on Edgewood

Taylor Alxndr and Molly Rimswell hosted a new drag show at Georgia Beer Garden on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Gay sex harassment claims trigger campus-wide probe at Morehouse

Gay sex harassment claims trigger campus-wide probe at Morehouse

A Morehouse College student claimed that a male employee of the school touched him inappropriately and made sexual advances and when he complained to the school, it did nothing about it.    READ MORE »

Our favorite Miz Cracker quotes as she heads to Atlanta

Our favorite Miz Cracker quotes as she heads to Atlanta

You may know her best as a blonde, and you might even know her better as a pickle. Miz Cracker brings her lasting impression to My Sister's Room.    READ MORE »

DJ Thiago Oliveira brings big beats for the boys at Heretic

DJ Thiago Oliveira brings big beats for the boys at Heretic

All is right in the world when it’s a Saturday and it’s Heretic and you have a sexy international DJ making you dance all night long.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Joining Hearts Weekend is just the tip of the LGBTQ Atlanta events iceberg. Start chipping away at more options in our Queer Agenda calendar.    READ MORE »

Woofs shows off brand new digs at reopening

Woofs shows off brand new digs at reopening

It was a new day and happy customers as Woofs returned to debut its new location with a soft reopening on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Sexy swimsuit contest returns to Mary’s in East Atlanta

Sexy swimsuit contest returns to Mary’s in East Atlanta

The weather was hot and so were the looks at Mary’s as the East Atlanta gay bar brought back their Summer Thang Swimsuit Contest.    READ MORE »

Sandy Springs passes LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes law

Sandy Springs passes LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes law

The Sandy Springs City Council did what the state couldn't do and unanimously adopted its own LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes ordinance on Tuesday.    READ MORE »

One person’s continuing journey to non-binary acceptance

One person’s continuing journey to non-binary acceptance

As a newly out nonbinary queer person, it’s harder moving about in this new world than I anticipated, similar but different to standing firm in my bisexuality.    READ MORE »

Q finds Joining Hearts, swimwear, bar wars and one salty Cracker

Q finds Joining Hearts, swimwear, bar wars and one salty Cracker

This week’s Q offers so many hits from so many corners of the LGBTQ village that your head will spin from the variety, but in only the very best ways.    READ MORE »

Activists demand City Council intervene in Atlanta’s HIV housing fiasco

Activists demand City Council intervene in Atlanta’s HIV housing fiasco

The City of Atlanta canceled a meeting of HIV policy experts in the midst of an HIV housing crisis, prompting nearly 100 advocates to demand an emergency meeting of the Atlanta City Council.    READ MORE »

City of Atlanta out to ‘destroy’ HIV housing agency, lawsuit claims

City of Atlanta out to ‘destroy’ HIV housing agency, lawsuit claims

The executive director of an HIV housing agency claims in a new lawsuit that a City of Atlanta official – who was later fired – retaliated against him after he spurned the man’s sexual advances.    READ MORE »

Atlanta hoards $40 million as HIV housing crisis erupts

Atlanta hoards $40 million as HIV housing crisis erupts

Over 90 HIV activists, doctors and researchers expressed a 'total loss of faith and confidence' in the City of Atlanta's ability to manage an HIV housing program as millions in federal funds for the program sit unspent.    READ MORE »

Um, I think my date just bailed without saying goodbye

Um, I think my date just bailed without saying goodbye

"Some 90 minutes and several questions from friends about his absence later, I got a return text, “I’m fine.” “I went home.” What the hell?"    READ MORE »

Birthday party gets gender blended at MSR

Birthday party gets gender blended at MSR

The wildly popular Gender Blender party returned to My Sister’s Room on Sunday to ring in a milestone birthday.    READ MORE »

People with HIV face eviction in Atlanta housing fight

People with HIV face eviction in Atlanta housing fight

Over 70 people living in the City of Atlanta’s HIV housing program are facing evictions, and emergency aid isn’t coming anytime soon.    READ MORE »

10 ways doctors and providers can measure up on LGBTQ healthcare

10 ways doctors and providers can measure up on LGBTQ healthcare

Things to look for before choosing a medical office, from the top down, from waiting room to exam room, from staff policies to community engagement.    READ MORE »

 
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