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So You Want to Be a Transgender Ally

Help expand the spirit of Trans Day of Visibility throughout the year with lessons on how cisgender folks can engage with, think about, and include trans brothers and sisters.

Frontline nurse talks virus, vaccines and COVID carelessness

Online chatter in 2021 is deafening on a good day and maddening on a bad one. Make it a hot-button topic like COVID-19, and...

LGBTQ organizers recreate MLK celebration for corona reality

What started as a simple phone call for Kyle Lamont and Hillary Williams Thomas culminates on Monday as the new co-chairs of the Bayard...

Rabbi Joshua Lesser to retire from Atlanta’s ‘gay’ synagogue

When Joshua Lesser leaves his post as senior rabbi at Congregation Bet Haverim in May, it will be with more than two decades under...

Gay frontline workers happily roll up sleeves for COVID vaccine

By now, you’ve probably seen posts from people receiving a dose of COVID-19 vaccines. It’s easy, the side effects are mild and anyone with...

LGBTQ people making a difference in Senate runoffs

Ever wondered how Georgia Equality’s local office pulls off a year-round effort that stretches well beyond the legislature and the confines of metro Atlanta?...

Meet the Atlanta baker taking his love of pies to Food Network

Jamaal Nettles knew it was terrible. But when family members got their first forkfuls of a box cake he made, they smiled and ignored...

15 local LGBTQ nonprofits need the gift that keeps giving all year

While you’re busy making a list and checking it twice, remember queer causes making life better year-round for local LGBTQs, and they need your gift that actually keeps giving.

Why your support of Project Q matters more than ever

When I moved to Atlanta two decades ago from Houston’s gay newspaper to Atlanta’s Southern Voice, I was floored by the depth and breadth...

Gay Atlanta florist Foxgloves & Ivy retains its bloom through pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic created a mixed bag for Atlanta florist Foxgloves & Ivy. Wedding cancelations torpedoed business, but other holidays managed to make up...

Meet the gay couple that brings the ‘Ha Ha’ to Hapeville

https://youtu.be/kA7zVHs-mPs When the appetite for laughs outgrew their backyard, Hapeville couple Douglas and Dewey McGeoch did what you’d expect of any gays that like to...

ABC reporter Steve Osunsami marks 23 years in LGBTQ Atlanta

Atlanta-based ABC News correspondent Steve Osunsami has been “100 percent” out and proud at every job he’s ever had. “I am Black first, people see...

Healthcare experts help LGBTQs navigate final weeks of open enrollment

With two weeks left in Open Enrollment on the Affordable Care Act's health insurance marketplace, experts from AbsoluteCare Medical Center answered questions specific to...

Queued Up: 7 local LGBTQ Podcasts with Georgia on Their Minds

After a fascinating chat with out-late lesbians, the popularity of our own Podcast Q plus several new audio offerings by LGBTQ Atlantans, we got...

Out Georgia celebrates Atlanta’s top LGBTQ business leaders

The LGBTQ business owners of Out Georgia Business Alliance feted their top members in multiple categories on Thursday during a Facebook Live celebration. In a...

Felix’s on the Square owner David Camp dies at 66

Friends throughout LGBTQ Atlanta are mourning the loss of David Camp, the longtime owner of Felix’s on the Square who died during Atlanta Pride...

Atlanta podcasters help out-late lesbians find hope, clarity

Less than five years after Melisa Raney and Alli Vaccaro divorced their longtime husbands, they launched the Lesbian Chronicles podcast for people coming out...

Ian Aber on staying sassy and queer during corona

Ian Aber remembers those hours-long prep sessions of grilled cheese sandwiches with his husband and mother-in-law. Day-old bread from the bakery. Cheap cheese from...

Campaign helps MSR as one of only 15 lesbian bars left in U.S.

A crowdfunding effort aims to help the only remaining lesbian bars in the country stay afloat. Of course, that includes Atlanta’s own My Sister’s...

Pandemic pushes LGBTQ-owned dinner theater to the brink

Good food, laughs, a fun mystery, and a room full of strangers that become friends. That’s how you create an iconic Atlanta venue, and...
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