Today in Gay Atlanta

House Passes Equality Act

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a bill that would add sexual orientation and gender identity to the Civil Rights Act of 1964. “This long overdue legislation will provide millions of LG...

A Look at HBO Max’s ‘It’s a Sin’

As Russell T. Davies tells it, he could have written his acclaimed new series “It’s a Sin” a while ago, but, busy with all sorts of other projects, he didn’t get around to it until recently. The openly gay driv...

Remembering My Friend Monica

As I walked into Monica Van Pelt’s memorial service, time seemed to slow down. Everything was in slow motion, from opening doors to seeing Christopher resting peacefully, surrounded by a plethora of gorgeous ph...

Am I Getting Another Stimulus Check?

The COVID-19 pandemic has had horrific economic ramifications, with unemployment rates reaching heights not seen since the Great Depression. Income inequalities have been highlighted and exacerbated. As familie...

Looking for Love With the Gay Dating Coach

It’s no secret: dating is hard. While this is true for everyone, it’s even more so for the LGBTQ community — and a pandemic can make it nearly impossible. Enter the Gay Dating Coach. Lamont White is helping gay...

Pandemic-Friendly Date Night Ideas

The COVID-19 pandemic has driven us all indoors (and a little insane), and many couples are getting sick of ordering takeout, flipping on some Netflix, and finishing off a bottle of wine. Here are a few ideas t...

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and whether your V-day consists of some serious self-love or sharing your time with a loved one, we’ve got some great gifts to express your love. Me, You, Us: A Boo...

This Valentine’s Day: How to Get Your Heart On

You’ve had that moment, right? You meet a guy after you’ve had a few too many cocktails and you can’t get it up … But, wait, we have pills for that, right? And if you’ve prepared, you took the pill earlier, and...

Shifting the Story Around Black Gay Men

The Counter Narrative Project is a love letter to Black organizers from history When Charles Stephens founded the Counter Narrative Project (CNP) in 2014, he wanted to create a political home for himself and o...