The dreams and promises of sports don’t include transgender people

The dreams and promises of sports don’t include transgender people

The only social events that I ever wanted to participate in were sports, mainly soccer. It helped that in elementary school soccer, teams were made of both boys and girls, but the non-binary system didn't last.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You earned all the goodness that the LGBTQ-ATL is laying at your feet as a reward for a hard-fought week. Check out events ready to honor St. Patrick’s Day Weekend, but oh. so. much. more.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Softball jocks swing into spring action
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Hotlanta Softball jocks swing into spring action

The NFFLA wasn’t the only gay Atlanta sports league that kicked off their spring season last weekend — the pitchers and catchers of the Hotlanta Softball League got in on the action too.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta radio reporter struggles with voice loss

Gay Atlanta radio reporter struggles with voice loss

A gay, award-winning reporter for NPR’s Atlanta affiliate was back on the air Monday for the first time since losing his voice in January — but he’s far from done fighting permanent voice loss.    READ MORE »

‘That Vintage Guy’ Nick Battaglia queers the past for fresh looks
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‘That Vintage Guy’ Nick Battaglia queers the past for fresh looks

Gay Atlanta native Nick Battaglia is an actor and freelance designer, but he’s gaining popularity for his alter ego — That Vintage Guy, his site where you can find fabulous vintage housewares and clothing.    READ MORE »

Queer bodies stand up, show out and represent in Q mag

Queer bodies stand up, show out and represent in Q mag

Being able to stand before the world and declare “this is me” is part and parcel of the LGBTQ movement, so we're excited to present this week’s issue of Q magazine.    READ MORE »

DJ Roland Belmares turns up the beats at Heretic

DJ Roland Belmares turns up the beats at Heretic

DJ Roland Belmares returned to Heretic on Saturday night to lay some beats on the dancing queens of queer Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Gay, bi men make up 70 percent of new HIV infections

Gay, bi men make up 70 percent of new HIV infections

Progress in HIV prevention has stalled after years of dramatic declines in new infections, with those in the South continuing to be particularly vulnerable, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.    READ MORE »

Queer forks in the road: Big decisions, past regrets and bad deeds

Queer forks in the road: Big decisions, past regrets and bad deeds

The trouble with trying to live down your past isn't just that it's over. It's that you can't get over it. The only thing you can change now is your mind, and we have some Q advice that might help.    READ MORE »

‘Sissy’ author Jacob Tobia hits Charis for signing

‘Sissy’ author Jacob Tobia hits Charis for signing

Jacob Tobia, author of the Q-recommended book “Sissy: A Coming of Gender Story,” was in Atlanta on Saturday for a book discussion and signing.    READ MORE »

NFFLA’s queer football jocks kick off spring season
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NFFLA’s queer football jocks kick off spring season

The LGBTQ and allied players of the National Flag Football League of Atlanta took the field for their season opener on March 9 at Silverbacks Park.    READ MORE »

Queer lawmaker filing ‘men’s reproductive health’ bill

Queer lawmaker filing ‘men’s reproductive health’ bill

A queer lawmaker is hitting back at the passage of a bill outlawing abortion in Georgia by proposing a measure that would require men to tell police when they’ve had sex.    READ MORE »

Sponsor of Georgia ‘religious freedom’ bill not giving up fight

Sponsor of Georgia ‘religious freedom’ bill not giving up fight

The author of an anti-LGBTQ “religious freedom” bill is holding out hope he can still pass it this year by attaching it to another piece of legislation.    READ MORE »

Trans man fights for survival in Georgia immigration facility

Trans man fights for survival in Georgia immigration facility

A transgender man held at an immigration detention center in South Georgia has been in solitary confinement for 15 months and isn't receiving proper medical care.    READ MORE »

Abortion bill debate prompts queer lawmaker to recall sexual assault

Abortion bill debate prompts queer lawmaker to recall sexual assault

LGBTQ lawmakers spoke out forcefully against a bill that would effectively outlaw abortion in Georgia, with one being removed from the well of the Georgia House of Representatives by security.    READ MORE »

Georgia House passes ‘historic’ hate crimes bill

Georgia House passes ‘historic’ hate crimes bill

A hate crimes bill that would protect people based on sexual orientation cleared a major hurdle on Thursday by passing in the Georgia House.    READ MORE »

Atlanta’s flag football jocks break records as they open spring season

Atlanta’s flag football jocks break records as they open spring season

National Flag Football League of Atlanta pose for portraits as the league undergoes record-breaking expansion as just one queer sports leagues taking the fields this weekend.    READ MORE »

LGBTQ Georgians are younger, poorer than straights

LGBTQ Georgians are younger, poorer than straights

LGBTQ Georgia residents are younger, make less money and are more likely to be unemployed than their non-LGBTQ counterparts, according to a new study.    READ MORE »

‘Men With Money,’ 50s gays without all that bigot baggage

‘Men With Money,’ 50s gays without all that bigot baggage

Aurora Theatre opens another big, splashy musical that it’s known for, but the Lawrenceville troupe also does something that it's never done — an LGBTQ-themed production.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Spring sports is just the tip of fresh new options popping up all over the Queer Agenda calendar of LGBTQ Atlanta events set for this Friday through Sunday.    READ MORE »

 
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