“I made a pact with myself when I was 15 that if I was going to live this life, I'm only going to do it on my terms, and I'm only going to do it if I'm putting my middle finger up at society the whole time. So any time I've had yearnings to go, "Aw, gee, I wish I could be invited to the Emmys," I say, Ru, Ru, remember the pact you made. You never wanted to be a part of that bullshit. In fact, I'd rather have an enema than have an Emmy.”
Behind the character Ursula in The Little Mermaid was a legendary drag queen from Baltimore named Divine.
What happened after the first openly gay player in Division I men’s basketball came out.
How Edith Windsor fell in love, got married, and won a landmark case for gay marriage.
Danny Caldwell is openly gay. He’s married. And he’s against gay marriage.
On two gay men in Pennsylvania who tried, and failed, to build a commune of their own.
An essay on its history and future during a time when “gayness, we are told, is over.”
“It took me 32 years to come out. This is what happened when I did.”
The love story behind the battle over gay marriage in Texas.
Tracy and Kathryn plan their wedding.
The Tiwonge Chimbalanga, a transgender woman who was imprisoned four years ago in Malawi for getting engaged to a man. Pardoned and freed, she now scrapes by living in exile in South Africa.