Sing Them Out

First, we want to shout out 2019 as the 50th anniversary of the creating of the Georgia Gay Liberation Front.Five weeks after Stonewall, the catalyst for the GGLF was the August 5, 1969 police raid on the A...

Google pledges funds for Stonewall commemoration

Google has committed a million dollars to help commemorate the Stonewall Rebellion, according to Gay City News NYC.The tech corporation announced the donation on June 18th, right at the start of Manhattan's...

Eating My Words: Stonewall: From Full Guts to Glory

The Stonewall Rebellion was one of at least six remarkable events in 1969. This week, I’m pairing those events with dining advice.Let’s start with man’s first walk on the moon. I remember sitting with my pa...

DeKalb judge comes out as bisexual

DeKalb County State Court Judge Mike Jacobs has come out as LGBTQ, according to Project Q. Jacobs, a former state lawmaker, is the first openly LGBTQ trial judge to serve on the DeKalb State Court bench. By com...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 6

1. Prairieland, America's newest detention center for immigration detainees, opened last week in Texas. It has a separate, remote pod specifically for transgender detainees, which some LGBT advocates say may do...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 12

1. “We need a good jobs governor, not an HB2 governor.” North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper went toe-to-toe in a feisty gubernatorial debate Tuesday night.2...
Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: Stonewall-sized expectations

If you’re gay you’ve certainly heard of the Stonewall riots, but have you actually ever been to the bar where it took place? I have and it was nothing like what I expected.I wasn’t born when those demonstra...