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An Unnerving Silence

Gay men from my era went through a more difficult time in the ’80s and ’90s; we faced homophobia, discrimination in our jobs, and buried many of our friends and lovers due to the AIDS crisis. Those of us that s...

The ABC’s of Our Identities

There can be a vast amount of perplexity when it comes to the meaning behind LGBTQ. Those who are unaware of the definition may fear being perceived as ignorant; they never quite muster up the strength to ask w...

Backwoods Queer: Life as a Gay Man in Rural Georgia

There’s a sharp divide in the experiences of queer people across the state of Georgia. From the rural backwoods to metro Atlanta, life is entirely different in many ways. I’ve experienced both, and the drastic ...

Welcome Back to Atlanta

Atlanta holds many memories for me; some memories are good and some I’d like to erase from my mind. It’s been nearly four years since I left the city. I departed with the burden of a broken heart while trying t...

WATCH: A Look Into LGBTQ Life in Early 2000s Atlanta

Georgia State University Library announced the addition of footage from “OutTV Atlanta” to its Gender and Sexuality Collection. The weekly news and entertainment show looked at LGBTQ life in Atlanta. The sho...

HVA Hosts Winter Ball Tournament

The Hotlanta Volleyball Association is hosting their one-day Winter Ball tournament tomorrow (December 15) from 9 A.M to 5 P.M. Proceeds from the tournament will go to support the work the Atlanta Performan...

The Jingle Belles of LIPS

Lips, Atlanta’s ultimate drag show palace, is celebrating five fabulous years this Christmas with a brand new "Holiday Spectacular Show." The merry mayhem takes place every Wednesday at 7:30pm through the month...

VIDEO: Interviews on Trump’s Transgender Policy

Back in October, it was revealed that the Trump administration was considering narrowing the definition of gender to only include biological male and female under Title IX, effectively erasing transgender and n...

VIDEO: Inside Atlanta’s Ballroom Underground

In early November, Atlanta's ballroom scene came to life at Red Bull Music Presents: ATL is Burning. Take a look inside the Atlanta ballroom culture, its traditions. and how the city energizes and inspires ...