Maurice Willoughby Commits Suicide After Being Bullied For Having A Trans Girlfriend. RIP

  (Photo: Maurice Willoughby, RIP) Maurice Willoughby, aka “Reese Him Daddie,” died shortly after he endured extensive bullying for dating a trans woman. In a statement on Wednesday, the Marsha P. Johnson Institute reported that Reese died by suicide shortly after his girlfriend left him, reports Heavy.com. The Institute’s statement reads, “Faith [his girlfriend] went…

JUSTICE For Yelena: Vigil For Murdered LGBT+ Activist

(Photo: Yelena Grigoryeva, RIP) After having her name publicized on a ‘hunt-list” designed to target LGBT+ people in Russia, Yelena Grigoryeva became a victim of unjust crime upon her murder on July 21, 2019, reports gcn news. Grigoryeva was a prominent LGBT+ activist that would frequent protests on various socioeconomic issues and envisioned “a Russia…

Homophobic Diplomat Suspended Over Post About “White Europeans”

(Photo: Elizabeth Madjarevic) A senior Croatian diplomat has been suspended and recalled to the country from Berlin for Facebook posts which have been described as “racist, xenophobic and homophobic,” reports the Independent. Alongside images of sandy beaches on the Adriatic coast, Elizabeta Madjarevic wrote in English: “Pure and authentic Europe. Just white Europeans as it used to be only 30…

Update: Log Cabin Members RESIGN After Shocking Trump Endorsement

(Photo: Jordan Evans) Members of the nation’s largest LGBTQ Republican organization are abandoning ship after its board opted to endorse Donald Trump for reelection in 2020, reports Metro Weekly. Thus far, at least three high-profile Log Cabin Republican members have publicly resigned in protest over a decision last week to endorse Trump, despite his administration’s…

RuPaul Confirms All Stars 5 And Drag Race Season 12. WATCH!

RuPaul’s Drag Race is sashaying back onto the small screen, reports The Hollywood Reporter.   On the heels of a staggering 14 Emmy nominations, VH1 has renewed RuPaul‘s reality competition series for a 12th season. Additionally, the spinoff RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars has been greenlit for a fifth season. “Hey squirrel friends, are you hungry…

“Love Simon” Gay Movie To Become New TV Spinoff

(Photo: Michael Cimino. Courtesy of Chaize Macklin/ Walt Disney/ 20th Century Fox Television) Love, Simon, the Disney+ series based on the beloved 2018 movie, has found its lead actor, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Up-and-coming actor Michael Cimino (Annabelle Comes Home) will lead the ensemble as Victor, a new student at Creekwood High School. Ana Ortiz…

The Palestinian Authority BANS LGBTQ Activity In West Bank

The Palestinian Authority (PA) has banned members of the Palestinian LGBTQ community from carrying out any activities in the West Bank, reports The Jerusalem Post. The ban came after the grassroots group Al-Qaws for Sexual & Gender Diversity in Palestinian Society, (Arabic for the bow), which engages and supports Palestinians who identify as LGBTQ, was planning…

Mayor Comes OUT In Heartfelt Op-Ed

Another politician has come out as gay, reports People. “There – I said it; or rather, wrote it. Those two words took me almost four decades to utter, but as they say, ‘Better late than never,’ ”  Ottowa Mayor Jim Watson wrote in an op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen that was published on Saturday. Watson, who…

FOX (!) News Poll Shows Trump LOSING Election To Four Dem Presidential Candidates

A Fox News poll released last week showed President Trump losing head-to-head matchups against four of the top Democratic presidential primary contenders, reports The Hill. The poll found Trump with 39 percent support among registered voters in head-to-head matchups against Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). The poll found Sanders beating Trump…