Self Hating Group of Gay Republicans Endorse Trump

The Log Cabin Republicans announced that they are endorsing Donald Trump because he has “met his commitments to LGBTQ Americans,” reports LGBTQ Nation. Robert Kabel and Jill Homan are the chair and vice chair of the Log Cabin Republicans, an organization for conservative LGBTQ people, and they wrote a column for the Washington Post praising…

Gay Couple KICKED Out Of Church For Not “Repenting”

(Photo: Olivia and Mary Trollinger) Olivia and Mary Trollinger had attended Gracewood Baptist Church in Southaven, on the outskirts of Memphis, until they were told they had been ejected from the church on Monday, August 12, reports Pink News. In a letter, Gracewood pastor Barry Baker informed the married couple that members had “voted without…

16th Trans Person Murdered In 2019: Tracy Single. RIP

Tracy Single has become the latest Black trans woman to be reported murdered, according to the blog TransGriot. Though Single was originally found on July 30, she was only recently identified as trans. The news makes her the 16th trans person to be killed in 2019, reports Out. Initial reports identified Single as a woman…

CNN’s Don Lemon Sued For ALLEGED Sexual Assault

(Photo: Don Lemon) A man is suing Don Lemon, claiming the CNN host attacked him at a Hamptons bar last summer. The suit, obtained by Mediaite, was filed Sunday and seeks unspecified damages for “emotional pain and suffering.” “The plaintiff in this lawsuit has previously displayed a pattern of contempt for CNN on his social…

Labor Department’s New Rule Allows Employers To Claim “Religious Liberty” To Ban Gay People

The Trump administration has proposed allowing religious organizations that do work for the federal government to base hiring and employment decisions on the “acceptance of or adherence to religious tenets,” a move critics say will allow for discrimination, including against LGBTQ individuals, reports CNN. The Labor Department proposal would apply to self-identified religious groups and…

Equinox Pressured To Allow Online Membership Cancellations

(Photo: Councilman Keith Powers) New York City councilman Keith Powers is drafting membership cancellation legislation in the wake of recent protests over support from Equinox Holdings’ owner of President Trump, reports Club Industry. Under Powers’ legislation, all club businesses operating in New York City would be required to permit customers to instantly cancel memberships online⁠—an…

26 Men Arrested In A Gay Sex Sting

Police  have arrested 26 men in a park for seeking sex with other men in the past year in D.C. as federal police started what may be an undercover anti-gay sex sting operation, reports LGBTQ Nation. Sergeant Eduardo Delgado of the U.S. Park Police told the Washington Blade that the arrests started on August 7,…

AsylumConnect: Assisting LGBTQ Asylum Seekers

AsylumConnect is the first and only resource website and app designed for LGBTQ asylum. Their free app can connect users with verified LGBTQ- and immigrant-friendly services in the United States, Canada and Mexico. LGBTQ asylum seekers and related LGBTQ populations (such as undocumented LGBTQ immigrants and homeless or isolated LGBTQ youth) can use AsylumConnect as…

Queer Content Creators SUE YouTube, Google For Discrimination

Several LGBTQ YouTube creators filed a lawsuit against Google yesterday, reports pcmag.com.  They claim the company discriminated against them by restricting their content and not doing enough to staunch the flow of hate speech on the platform, according to the Washington Post. Several creators, including Bria Kam and Chrissy Chambers of BriaAndChrissy—a channel aimed at…