Iceland May Lift Blood Donor Ban For Gay Men

News sources suggest that Iceland may soon lift its legal ban barring gay men from donating blood. The North Atlantic nation's Ministry of Health is reviewing, and apparently giving serious consideration to,...

Chelsea Manning Denied Entry To Australia

Chelsea Manning, the once-imprisoned activist, leaker of classified information, and transgender woman, has been barred from entering the country of Australia, news sources have reported. Human rights organi...

Black Pride Atlanta Does It Again

All too often, diversity can be forgotten, and crucial voices stifled. That’s why Atlanta’s Black Pride is necessary now more than ever. Beginning in the ’90s, African-American LGBTQ activists began pr...

The Trials of Triumphs of Being a Black Lesbian

In general, the experience of African-American lesbians tends to be marginalized in the LGBTQ community; Caucasian lesbians are over-represented in media and public spaces. Additionally, black lesbians deal wit...

Mayor’s LGBTQ Board Holds First Public Meeting

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' LGBTQ Advisory Board has big plans. The first public meeting of the Board was held at City Hall on the morning of August 17. An earlier, private meeting was held in July. The event, ...