15 Year Old Commits Suicide After Homophobic Bullying

(Photo: Nigel Shelby) Nigel Shelby, a 15-year-old student has died by suicide after alleged homophobic bullying, reports Gay Star News. Shelby took his own life on this past Friday in Hunstville, Alabama. The 9th grade student faced the alleged bullying at his school, Huntsville High School. Huntsville is also known as “Rocket City” because it…

them.us: An Interview With A Body-Positive Queer Instagram Sensation

In 2013, Mina Gerges began posting recreations he’d made of iconic celebrity photos to Instagram, featuring everyone from Kim Kardashian and Rhianna to Beyoncé, Megan Fox, Nicki Minaj, and many more, writes Willa Bennettat them.us. For the young Egyptian-Canadian student, the photos were a low-budget, low-pressure, often intentionally humorous way to stan his favorite divas while highlighting the extremes to which they…

Brutally Beaten Transgender Woman SPEAKS Out. WATCH!

(Photo: Muhlaysia Booker) For the first time, the transgender woman who was violently beaten in Dallas, Texas earlier this month is speaking publicly about what happened, reports www.nbcdfw.com. The attack on 23-year-old Muhlaysia Booker is being investigated as a hate crime. Saturday, she tearfully thanked supporters and demanded justice at a rally and press conference. “This time…

Pastor WARNS America: Pete Buttigieg Will Turn Country Into A “Homocracy”

(Photo: Pete Buttigieg, who served as an intelligence officer in the United States Navy Reserve, attaining the rank of lieutenant and deploying for the War in Afghanistan in 2014.) Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg found himself in the crosshairs of a firebrand pastor this week, who claimed the openly-gay politician would crack down on Christianity if elected in 2020, and that…

How Mayor Pete Deals With Anti-Gay Hecklers

Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg calmly shut down anti-gay hecklers at two Iowa campaign events on Tuesday, reports the Huffington Post. In his first visit to the state since he officially declared his 2020 candidacy, Buttigieg, an observant Christian who is openly gay, used humor to deflect the bigoted remarks. “Remember Sodom and Gomorrah!” an…

Madonna Previews First Song From New Album. WATCH!

After weeks of mysterious social media promotion, Madonna has finally released a trailer for her new album – which we now know will be called Madame X and will see the pop superstar take on a whole new persona, reports gcn NEWS. “Madame X is a secret agent, travelling around the world, changing identities, fighting for freedom,…