Atlanta

All Stripes Supports Atlanta United and LGBTQ Pride

Are you LGBTQ or an ally? Do you love soccer? Do you believe y’all means all? All Stripes just might be the group for you. All Stripes is a public group of over 300 LGBTQ and allied supporters of Atlanta’s s...

Adoptable Dogs Take Over Bumble

From October 1 to 6, Atlanta Bumble users will encounter some furry and adorable dating profiles. To kick off Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, the app will feature adoptable dogs from DeKalb and Fulton County Animal ...

Pro-LGBTQ Priest Scheduled to Speak in Atlanta

Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta invited pro-LGBT Fr. James Martin to speak at his diocese this month, reported the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Fr. Martin will be giving the same talk he did at the Wor...

Pure Heat Community Festival Delights Crowds

Atlanta’s Black Pride festivities kicked off on August 29th, the beginning of Labor Day weekend. On Sunday, September 2nd, Atlanta’s largest Black Pride annual festival took place in the heart of the city's ...

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, ...