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Q mag finds queers building a future with respect for the past

Q mag finds queers building a future with respect for the past

LGBTQ culture and the queers in it necessarily spend a lot of time pushing forward, but freeing ourselves of the past doesn’t mean throwing out the baby with the bath water.    READ MORE »

Revisiting a fake Atlanta and its web of cis white lies

Revisiting a fake Atlanta and its web of cis white lies

Maybe coming of age in the late ‘80s and ‘90s as a queer person has shaped my view of the world. Jaded it. But queers in pop culture today feel like an over-correction.    READ MORE »

Queers who dream big, work hard, and fall short of arbitrary deadlines

Queers who dream big, work hard, and fall short of arbitrary deadlines

"I’m rapidly approaching the age of no gay return, 40. Apparently, while I was busy having fun and dreaming of becoming famous and fabulous, younger people are experiencing the success that eludes me."    READ MORE »

Dykes, bikes and a brief history of women riding motorcyles

Dykes, bikes and a brief history of women riding motorcyles

Today, many women are afraid to ride motorcycles except as a passenger, but motorcycles have been empowering women since the 1800s. These are their stories.    READ MORE »

Six queer Atlantans show us how they burlesque

Six queer Atlantans show us how they burlesque

The women of Metropolitan Studios turn their love for movement, body positivity and LGBTQ storytelling into more than a dance studio with classes, an East Atlanta event space, or a queer burlesque troupe.    READ MORE »

The most queer-inclusive Oscars race in history

The most queer-inclusive Oscars race in history

Five of this year’s eight Best Picture nominees have queer themes and/or characters. Here they are, plus more LGBTQ nominees vying for a Little Gold Man.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The Queer Agenda calendar runs down Atlanta’s LGBTQ weekend events every Thursday. Let us know if you have a party or gathering in the works, or if you know of one you don’t see here.    READ MORE »

Jenn Snyder hits Atlanta with Southern style and blunt comedy

Jenn Snyder hits Atlanta with Southern style and blunt comedy

Get ready, Atlanta. Jenn Snyder is a powerhouse comedian tearing up stages all over the country with a bold style and great backstory, and she’s coming to Atlanta this week for a one-nighter.    READ MORE »

Q empowers queer performers, bikers, comics and more

Q empowers queer performers, bikers, comics and more

Whether it’s blazing out from under a male gaze, blazing up a doobie, or blazing trails new and old, queer women show us how they LGBTQ in this week's Q magazine.    READ MORE »

Is the queer Left ‘shoulding’ each other into oblivion?

Is the queer Left ‘shoulding’ each other into oblivion?

Liberal guilt is a double-edged sword in the wrong hands. A mind toward equality and away from privilege is one thing. A misguided need to prove our woke-ness is entirely different.    READ MORE »

10 best things about coming out as trans or nonbinary

10 best things about coming out as trans or nonbinary

Transgender and nonbinary folks share their thoughts on the best things about coming out, overcoming the fear of the unknown, and setting themselves free to be.    READ MORE »

The real lives behind trans bans like the one in the U.S. Military

The real lives behind trans bans like the one in the U.S. Military

When an entire group of people is barred from any area of public life based on immutable characteristics, society as a whole suffers. James Parker Sheffield in this week's Q Voices.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Atlanta's queer Valentine’s Day extends into the weekend with matters of the heart at LGBTQ local events. Whether it’s couple stuff or community love, buckle up, wear pink, and dig into these options.    READ MORE »

Atlanta author Timothy Keys debuts ‘I Don’t Want to be That’

Atlanta author Timothy Keys debuts ‘I Don’t Want to be That’

Timothy Keys is out with his debut book, an autobiographical look into the world of a black gay man in the South. Keys talks with Q about writing it, what he learned, and who should play him in a movie version.    READ MORE »

Meet Atlantans at the intersection of queer identities in Q mag

Meet Atlantans at the intersection of queer identities in Q mag

Intersectionality in our personal circles and in the greater fight for equality remains at the forefront in this edition of Q. Coverage meets LGBTQ-ATLiens bringing to bare all their unique identities.    READ MORE »

Queer love ends in ‘their debt, my money and our divorce’

Queer love ends in ‘their debt, my money and our divorce’

LGBTQ divorce rights and other people's salaries are strangling more than your wallet. While both are valid challenges, remedies you can pursue and those you desire say a lot about your character.    READ MORE »

Atlanta gay man asks if monogamy is even possible, or is it hypocrisy?

Atlanta gay man asks if monogamy is even possible, or is it hypocrisy?

Vince Shifflett knows gay men in open relationships who seem happier allowing dalliances, and ones in “monogamous relationships” always trying to get into his pants on the down low.    READ MORE »

Six queer Atlanta couples serve sweet Valentine love

Six queer Atlanta couples serve sweet Valentine love

It’s that time of year. Whether you are snuggling up to somebody, practicing self-love for Singles Awareness Day or doing up Galentine’s with friends, you gotta love this year’s Love Issue couples.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Whether it’s the return of a favorite or day drinking for equality, whether it’s mixing and mingling or becoming a dad, and whether it’s a show or a dance party, we have events to fill your weekend with LGBTQuteness.    READ MORE »

Event honoring Tony Daniels ‘elevates dignity’ of black gay men
Q magazine  |  Q&A

Event honoring Tony Daniels ‘elevates dignity’ of black gay men

Atlanta activist Charles Stephens talks about bringing black gay men out of invisibility, and how it began with a man that Auburn Avenue Research Library now calls the Architect of the Black Gay Mecca.    READ MORE »

 
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