Belgian Transgender Ballet Drama Wins Big At Cannes Film Festival

"Girl" was deemed "a stunning debut" for its director and star. more…

Pope Francis Tells Gay Man That ‘God Made You Like That And Loves You Like That’

His words, uttered in private, have been described as the most progressive remarks ever made by a modern pontiff about homosexuality. more…

The Wildest Red Carpet Looks At The 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Once again, recording artist Z LaLa went big. more…

‘Queer Eye’ star Jonathan Van Ness mocks treasury secretary’s wife Louise Linton

Tan France, Antoni Porowski also joined in the trolling The post ‘Queer Eye’ star Jonathan Van Ness mocks treasury secretary’s wife Louise Linton appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Jennifer Aniston to play lesbian U.S. president in Netflix political comedy

Tig Notaro will star opposite as first lady The post Jennifer Aniston to play lesbian U.S. president in Netflix political comedy appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

French Digital Minister Comes Out As Gay To Fight Homophobia

Mounir Mahjoubi hopes his experience will inspire other LGBTQ people. more…

Janet Jackson stands up for women’s equality at Billboard Music Awards

The pop star became the first female black artist to receive the honor The post Janet Jackson stands up for women’s equality at Billboard Music Awards appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Chicago’s next great park? Hardly

On a warm afternoon in May, a pair of geese and their gaggle of goslings waddle single file over broken pavement and shaggy patches of weeds on their journey to the edge of the Chicago River. Elsewhere, red-winged bla... more…

PHOTOS: Washington Blade returns to Cuba

IDAHOT events took place across the country The post PHOTOS: Washington Blade returns to Cuba appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Jennifer Aniston To Play Lesbian President In Netflix’s ‘First Ladies’

Jennifer Aniston is set to play a history-making commander in chief who’s married to a woman serving as first lady. The “Friends” alumna will star in “First Ladies,” Netflix announced Friday. The political comedy, which will co-star comic Tig Notaro as Aniston’s wife, will “prove that behind every great woman…is another great woman,” Netflix teased […] The post Jennifer Aniston To Play Lesbian President In Netflix’s ‘First Ladies’ appeared first on No Straight News. more…

Delaware beach rentals aren’t what they used to be

Outdated shacks transformed into luxurious retreats in Rehoboth, Dewey, Bethany The post Delaware beach rentals aren’t what they used to be appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

These Are The Victims Of The Santa Fe High School Shooting

Authorities confirmed the deaths of 10 people in the mass shooting. Here are their stories. more…

Kansas governor signs ‘religious freedom’ anti-LGBT adoption law

Sunflower State enacts law inhibiting child placement into LGBT homes The post Kansas governor signs ‘religious freedom’ anti-LGBT adoption law appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Conrad Ricamora Explains Why ‘Soft Power’ Could Change The Game For Asians In Theater

The "play with a musical" takes a satirical look at being Asian in modern America. more…

Singer Ryan Amador Says ‘Loverboy’ Is His ‘Second Coming Out’

He looked to "Call Me by Your Name" to visually inspire the 1980s-themed video. more…

No new church for ‘dwindling congregation’ at St. Thomas

Opposition to construction based on realities of area congestion The post No new church for ‘dwindling congregation’ at St. Thomas appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Gay-owned company brings Parkland shooter’s brother to Va.

Zachary Cruz wants to start ‘new life’ as advocate against bullying The post Gay-owned company brings Parkland shooter’s brother to Va. appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Watch: CW releases first look at ‘Charmed’ reboot

The series debuts this fall The post Watch: CW releases first look at ‘Charmed’ reboot appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…