Gay Olympian Urges Other LGBTQ+ Athletes To Come Out

Tom Bosworth While the Tokyo Olympics, which opens this weekend, will see a record number of LGBTQ+ athletes taking part, gay Olympian Tom Bosworth believes there are far more LGBTQ+ athletes who are worried to come out, reports gcn. Bosworth, who is an Olympian race walker, is the only openly gay member of the British athletics…

Ryan Murphy’s “Pray Away” Doc On Conversion Therapy On Netflix. WATCH!

Netflix has released the trailer for Pray Away (executive-produced by Ryan Murphy) a new documentary that investigates the abuse brought on by gay conversion therapy programs — featuring interviews with the program leaders themselves, reports Rolling Stone. The film centers on Exodus International, an Evangelical gay conversion program that began as a Bible study group between five gay men who…

Sharon Stone To Vatican: Welcome LGBTQ Catholics Now!

Sharon Stone Actress Sharon Stone, has spoken up once again regarding the Catholic Church’s position on homosexuality, this time urging the Vatican  to listen to what, in her view, is Pope Francis’ push for the inclusion of LGBTQ Catholics, reports Religion News Service. “On gay marriage, on adoptions for singles, on various fronts, I want…

BREAKING: Trans Protest At Koreatown Spa, Round 2: Violent Clashes

Los Angeles police on Saturday declared an unlawful assembly after a protest of a local area spa over its acceptance of transgender customers turned violent, reports Newsweek. Police ordered the area around the business, Wi Spa, to be cleared and said that anyone remaining would be arrested. Alleged members of the far-right Proud Boys extremist group were said…

Transgender Pose Star Mj Rodriguez Makes Emmy Awards History!

Mj Rodriguez. Photo: TheKalenAllen “Pose” co-star Mj Rodriguez made Emmy history Tuesday by becoming the first transgender performer to be nominated for a leading-performance Emmy Award in a primetime series, reports CBSLA. The nomination marked the third time a transgender performer has received an Emmy nomination. Previously, Laverne Cox received multiple nominations for “Orange is…

Thousands Protest In Spain After Mob Beats Young Gay Man To Death

Samuel Luiz, RIP Spanish police have arrested three people in connection with the killing of a young gay man whose death in a brutal homophobic attack over the weekend shocked the country and sparked nationwide protests, reports The Guardian. Samuel Luiz, a 24-year-old nursing assistant, was out with friends in the Galician city of A Coruña…

PAYING IT FORWARD

Zack Ament, Founder and Co-CEO at Westwind Recovery, on addiction, overcoming personal tragedy, and fatherhood BY MARK ARIEL  |  PHOTO BY DUSTI CUNNINGHAM “I got involved in recovery work through my own journey with addiction,” reveals Zack Ament, 31, founder and Co-CEO at Westwind Recovery in an interview with THE FIGHT. Born and raised in Los…

BEING BLACK IN PORN

Following the lives of four gay men of color as they navigate their way in the adult film industry BY MARK ARIEL Narrated by GAYVN 2020 Best Actor and reigning Performer of The Year Award winner DeAngelo Jackson, Being Black in Porn follows the lives of four gay men of color as they navigate their…