Quantcast

lgbtq Articles

Eurovision Song Contest Winner Controversy

Conchita Wurst of Austria won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with her song “Rise Like a Phoenix” — while sporting a dress and full beard. The Eurovision Song Contest is an annual competition between European countries, always held in …

Croatia Same-Sex Vote Denies Marriage Equality
· 22

Marriage Equality has been a hot topic in the United States, as more and more states pass legislation allowing marriage between same-sex couples. Illinois is the most recent state to join the crusade, legalizing marriage for all couples looking to …

Barack Obama Is The First Gay President
· 11

This writer takes both personal interest and joy in the wacky world of conspiracy theories about president Barack Obama. Springing from such fertile lands of crazy as the conservative areas of the internet and the ever-entertaining-yet-simultaneously-infuriating Fox news, theories about …

Transgender Homecoming Queen: Cassidy Campbell Wins
· 1

Cassidy Lynn Campbell, a transgender teen, has become the homecoming queen at her high school in Huntington Beach, California. Campbell, the 16 year old high school senior, broke out in tears during the ceremony on Friday night. She was born …

Stephen Fry Writes An Open Letter To The IOC

British do-gooder Stephen Fry is not just an actor; he is, among many other things, a philanthropist, a comedian, a teddy bear collector, and a writer. He is also, as actress Emma Thompson puts it, “90 percent gay, 10 percent …

Transgender Newsman Switches Genders, Again
· 6

A transgender newsman last week determined that he is not, in fact, female. Don Ennis, a national assignment editor for ABC News announced to his friends and family this week that he is once again male, according to an email …

Raven Symone Tweets About Marriage Equality
· 6

Any proper nineties kid is familiar with Raven Symone, the star and titular character of the past Disney hit, “That’s So Raven,” as well as the star of “The Cheetah Girls” movies. Others might remember or know of her from …

Andrew Garfield Vouches For Bisexual Spiderman
· 2

With Pride month, the overturn of DOMA and Prop 8, and strides towards possible legislation that would provide protection against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender, the nation has been in a whirlwind of progress for LQBTQAI+ individuals and …