Scarlett Johansson’s Film Exit Puts Struggle For Trans Actors In Spotlight

Activists hope the star's decision will "kick-start" a move diverse casting standard. more…

Singer Spencer Day Wants His ‘Lover Man’ To Strike An Inclusive Note

The crooner hopes to encourage social change with a pronoun-intact take on a jazz standard. more…

Gay Teen Athlete Looking To Unseat Anti-Gay Ohio Legislator This Fall

Garrett Baldwin isn’t your average Democrat. And he wants to win big in Trump country. more…

Josh Hader’s Racist And Homophobic Tweets Surface During All-Star Game

"It doesn't reflect any of my beliefs now," the Brewers star said in an apology. more…

Penalty for poisoning Lake Michigan ‘unjustifiably low,’ surfers say as they seek to restart lawsuit vs. U.S. Steel

Surfrider Chicago says the penalty against the northwest Indiana steelmaker should be $5.3 million, not the proposed $600,000. Surfrider Chicago is looking to relaunch its federal lawsuit again... more…

‘Fierce warriors’ rally against Trump plan undo to trans health rule

Obama-era regulation in jeopardy The post ‘Fierce warriors’ rally against Trump plan undo to trans health rule appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Violence, discrimination prompts LGBTI Hondurans to migrate

Gay asylum seeker's friend raped, killed in front of him The post Violence, discrimination prompts LGBTI Hondurans to migrate appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Oregon Man Blasts Lesbian Couple In Hateful Rant Caught On Video

One of the women said she and her wife were told by an officer to "walk away." more…

HIV-positive Man’s Response to News That Kylie Jenner Will Soon Be the ‘Youngest Self-Made Billionaire’ Goes Viral

“19-year-old Kylie Jenner is worth $900 million and on pace to become the youngest self-made billionaire ever,” they captioned the link, before asking, “What are you doing with your life?” Well, Shawn Decker took the question at face value, and basically shut the prompt down. He wrote: “I was diagnosed with HIV at age 11 […] The post HIV-positive Man’s Response to News That Kylie Jenner Will Soon Be the ‘Youngest Self-Made Billionaire’ Goes Viral appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Cher and Meryl Streep’s Mamma Mia Red Carpet Kiss Is Perfect

Meryl Streep and Cher, two icons, came together for an iconic moment in time when they kissed on the red carpet this week. At the premiere of the film “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” in London on Monday, the stars gave each other a peck on the lips. The iconic Hollywood costars — who […] The post Cher and Meryl Streep’s Mamma Mia Red Carpet Kiss Is Perfect appeared first on No Straight News. more…

‘Boy Erased’ Promises A Harrowing Look At Gay ‘Conversion Therapy’

Starring Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe and Lucas Hedges, the film is already earning Oscar buzz. more…

Meryl Streep And Cher Kissed At The Mamma Mia 2 Premiere, And Now It’s A Meme

We were all given a gift at the “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" premiere in London. more…

Davis Mallory Hopes ‘Sun & Moon’ Sends An Inclusive Message Of Love

"The Real World: Denver" alum says his music reflects his authentic life better than reality TV ever did. more…

New York Times’ Trump-Putin cartoon criticized as ‘homophobic’

The publication insists being gay isn't the animation's punch line The post New York Times’ Trump-Putin cartoon criticized as ‘homophobic’ appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

‘Heathers’ reboot will air internationally after U.S. cancellation

The show will air in select countries overseas on HBO Go The post ‘Heathers’ reboot will air internationally after U.S. cancellation appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Harry Styles declares ‘We’re all a little bit gay’ at concert

This was the singer's final concert stop The post Harry Styles declares ‘We’re all a little bit gay’ at concert appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Trailer Doesn’t Shy Away From Freddy Mercury’s Sexuality

“Roger, there’s only room in this band for one hysterical queen," Rami Malek says as Mercury. more…

TONIGHT: Protest against Trump plan to reversal trans health rule

Transgender advocates are set to host a rally Tuesday evening to protest a Trump administration plan to rollback a regulation barring anti-trans discrimination in health care. The event — coordinated by the National Center for Transgender Equality — is set to take place at the headquarters for the AFL-CIO near the White House as the […] The post TONIGHT: Protest against Trump plan to reversal trans health rule appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…