Simon Williamson: Lessening the burden of coming out

One of the most frustrating things about coming out — even in these most contemporarily accepting times of homosexuality since Jesus was spread all over the globe to ban it — is that the entire risk, burden and...
Patrick Saunders, Editor of Georgia Voice

Patrick Saunders: Embracing my inner go-to gay

When I came out close to 15 years ago, a lot changed – some of which was expected, a lot of which was not. One thing that fit squarely in the latter category was that, now that I had announced this fact about m...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 3

1. Germany may have voted to legalize same-sex marriage, but the far-right Alternative für Deutschland party (which is led by a gay man) has other plans. 2. Rapper Jay-Z's mom, Gloria Carter, came out as les...

Atlanta has its first openly gay police chief

Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields came out in an interview with Atlanta Magazine. The revelation is part of a profile on the Chief in its June 2017 issue. “In the waning months of a lame duck mayor’s term, ...