ONE Archives Foundation Announces 2019 LGBTQ Research Fellowship Program

(Photo: Jennifer C. Gregg, Executive Director of the ONE Archives Foundation) The ONE Archives Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its second year of the LGBTQ Research Fellowship Program, offering limited-term research fellowships to support scholars engaged in graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent research. Faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars who are interested in conducting…

Janelle Monáe Dedicates Grammy Noms to TRANS Community

Janelle Monáe has dedicated her nominations at the Grammy Awards to her “trans brothers and sisters,” reports the Advocate. “My trans brother and sisters, they do it every day. And they are shunned from these sorts of events. So this one is for them,” Monáe told out Variety reporter Marc Malkin at the Fem The Future Brunch…

Page To Pratt: FYI – Your Church Is Infamously Anti LGBTQ

Ellen Page  has criticized Chris Pratt for attending a “infamously anti-LGBTQ” church after he appeared on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” and discussed his religious side, reports Variety. The Guardians of the Galaxy star sat down with Colbert to promote The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, and Pratt said he just finished a 21-day Daniel Fast…

SFPD Release “Doodler” Mass Murder Suspect Sketch

More than 40 years after a serial killer dubbed the “Doodler” terrorized San Francisco’s gay community, police released a sketch Wednesday of what the man might look like today and announced a $100,000 reward for details leading to his capture, reports The Associated Press. Police believe the killer stabbed at least five men to death…

White House Memo Leak Reveals Shocking Trump Secret

MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace said leaked White House scheduling memos reveal the truth about what President Donald Trump does all day, reports The Huffington Post. “The truth bomb has been detonated,” Wallace said on Monday. “Donald Trump doesn’t do much of anything as president.”  The memos leaked to Axios showed that 60 percent of Trump’s workday…

DARKER ELEMENTS

Dragula’s Israel Zamora on coming out, his work on television and the process of creation. BY VICTOR MELAMED  |  PHOTO BY DUSTI CUNNINGHAM Dancer, actor, model and jewelry designer Israel Zamora reveals, in an interview with THE FIGHT, that people may be surprised to know that behind his beefy hunky masculine demeanor he is “really…

Empire starJussie Smollett’s violent attackers yelled racial and homophobic slurs, shouting “this is MAGA country.”  BY VICTOR MELAMED Surveillance video has captured potential persons of interest in the homophobic, racist attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett in Chicago last month, authorities say. At about 2am on Tuesday, January 29, Smollett, 36, reported he was walking…

Adventures Of The Heart

“We were letting the ideal of staying together take precedence over our personal growth and happiness as individuals.” BY LEON FOX When my husband and I started dating, we agreed that we didn’t want a heteronormative relationship with standards and values that didn’t fit our needs. So we chose to enter into a dynamic relationship…

ELECTRIC SOUL

Helix Model Joey Mills will be in Santa Monica next month to present his coming-of-age novel that chronicles his life before he was famous.  BY JOHN STEIN Written by  Taylor Saracen and being released through 13 Red Media, Electric Soul introduces readers to teenage Joey Mills. He is reckless, brazen and unapologetically outspoken, who—for reasons…