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Sen. Kelly Loeffler donates to two anti-LGBTQ groups in Georgia

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler – locked in a tight runoff election – donated a chunk of her Senate salary to at least two anti-LGBTQ...

Gender non-conforming person murdered in Augusta

A Georgia man is accused of choking a gender non-conforming person to death and dumping the body in a wooded area near Augusta. They...

Trans woman sues Georgia prisons over repeated sexual assaults

Three days after returning to a Georgia prison on a parole violation in October 2019, Ashley Diamond was violently awakened at 4:30 a.m. by...

It’s #GivingTuesday. Project Q Atlanta needs your help.

I launched Project Q Atlanta in 2008 to provide LGBTQ journalism that wasn’t being done, tell stories that were going untold and report it...

Groundbreaking Atlanta HIV group closing after 32 years

The AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta closes in December after three decades as one of the most respected HIV/AIDS research facilities in the country. ARCA...

Critics knock new Georgia ‘free speech’ bill as anti-LGBTQ

A state lawmaker from Fayetteville proposed a bill that critics said could be used as a “sword for discrimination” against LGBTQ students in Georgia. State...

Atlanta mayor promotes LGBTQ liaison, refreshes advisory board

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms promoted the city’s LGBTQ liaison and added nearly two-dozen new members to her LGBTQ Advisory Board on Friday, moves that...

Meet Out Georgia’s 100 ‘Most Influential LGBTQ+ Georgians’

From A to Lil Nas X, the Out Georgia Business Alliance unveiled its first-ever list of the Most Influential LGBTQ+ Georgians this week. It...

Macon passes sweeping LGBTQ-inclusive nondiscrimination policy

The Macon-Bibb County Commission narrowly approved broad new non-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people and others on Tuesday, making the state's fourth-largest city the latest...

Georgia’s 16 Democratic electors include LGBTQ advocate

Cathy Woolard – a former mayoral candidate and longtime LGBTQ political strategist – is among the 16 Democratic power brokers who will cast Georgia’s...

LGBTQ impact at Gold Dome grows as Georgia gets bluer

A trio of local pundits looked into the future of a politically split Georgia on Friday, after the Nov. 3 election left a mixed,...

Georgia county loses motion to drop trans cop’s lawsuit

A transgender sheriff’s deputy in Warner Robins won the first round of her fight to get Houston County to cover her gender confirmation surgery. Judge...

Georgia Senate runoffs pit LGBTQ advocates versus equality foes

Georgia’s two U.S. Senate races head to runoffs in January, and voters face clear choices in both – champions for LGBTQ equality versus anti-LGBTQ...

LGBTQ priest wins historic race for Georgia Senate

A Black lesbian priest from Stone Mountain made history on Tuesday, winning her campaign and becoming the first LGBTQ person ever elected to the...

Cobb teacher says he was targeted, suspended for being gay

A gay longtime Cobb County teacher accused of "immorality" by the school district is considering legal action after a year-long fight to keep his...

Two LGBTQ Atlantans featured in new Biden campaign ads

Two LGBTQ Atlantans nabbed starring roles in a series of national campaign ads released this week to highlight Joe Biden’s pro-equality agenda in his...

Fulton County passes LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes ordinance

Fulton County unanimously approved an LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes ordinance. It joins the state and several other Georgia cities with similar measures passed since 2019. The...

Stonewall Bar awards $33,000 in grants to help trans Atlantans

The Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia granted $11,000 each to three Atlanta non-profits that fight for housing, healthcare and education for Black transgender people. The...

Raphael Warnock: Equality Act needed ‘now more than ever’

If elected to the U.S. Senate, Rev. Raphael Warnock vows to fight HIV, pass the Equality Act, appoint pro-equality judges and support legislation to...

Statesboro approves sweeping protections for LGBTQ people

Statesboro made a powerful stand in favor of nondiscrimination, equity and inclusion on Tuesday by adopting a broad policy that protects LGBTQ people, promotes...
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