Politics

What’s at Stake for LGBT Americans on Election Day

As voters head to the polls on Nov. 6 for the 2018 mid-term elections, they will decide a number of races (and one ballot question) that will directly impact the LGBT community. Here is the Blade’s rundown o...

Could Anti-LGBT Rep. Steve King Go Down in Iowa?

New polling from the progressive San Francisco-based firm Change Research has found anti-LGBT Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa)’s hold on his congressional seat is more tenuous than widely believed. Data from the org...

Brian Kemp Advertisement Found on Grindr

An advertisement for anti-LGBTQ gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp turned up on one user’s Grindr account, according to a tip given to the AJC. Grindr is a dating and hookup app for gay, bisexual, and transg...

Your LGBTQ Guide to the Midterm Elections

I am a firm believer that every vote matters. In the terrifying 2016 election, an estimated 231,556,622 of eligible voters did not vote at all. In a system based on electoral votes rather than the popular vote ...

Kempt Unkempt

The mystery of wannabe governor Brian Kemp is the most important riddle in Georgia politics since “What’s Jimmy going to do in retirement?” Not that Kemp will ever be president, or win a Nobel Prize. Forget awa...