Ryan Lee

Ryan Lee: Death before dishonor

The line that forms outside of Bulldogs on weekends tells a story of gay fear, progress and hope. Instead of oral history, it's a bit of “aura” history: individuals occupying a space and writing a narrative tha...
Simon Williamson, columnist with Georgia Voice

Simon Williamson: Taking refuge in gay spaces

We go to gay bars to get away from everyone else, so the shooting in Orlando was an assault on our places; places that exist specifically because the general public pushed us to find spaces out of their sight. ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 23

1. Meet Erin O'Flaherty, the first openly gay Miss America contestant.2. The NYPD unveiled a rainbow-themed vehicle before the city's Pride march on Sunday.3. Oscar-winning screenwriter and gay activist...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 22

1. Media Matters for America analyzed cable news coverage of the Orlando shootings and found that Fox News significantly underrepresented LGBT voices and that none of the networks featured many Hispanic or Musl...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 21

1. “As people milled about not really dancing, the bar’s TVs, which usually play remixes of pop videos, were playing an MSNBC remembrance of Pulse’s dead. The club had turned off Chris Hayes’s voice and instead...

5 LGBT Things you need to know today, June 16

1."On Tuesday, less than three days after Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo's brutal murder, his grandmother, heartbroken and alone, boarded a flight to Orlando to attend his funeral." What happend next goes a long way to ...