Republican Governor’s Aide: “Gays Are Scum of the Earth”

(Photo: Bennett Bressman) Nebraska GOP Governor Pete Ricketts‘ re-election campaign statewide field director Bennett Bressman reportedly has made thousands of posts on Discord, a social media platform popular with the alt-right, reports Raw Story. Among his remarks are a “shocking trove” of homophobic, racist, and anti-Semitic remarks, as Talking Points Memo reports. Ricketts on Monday said he was…

Beyoncé, Jay Z to receive GLAAD’s Vanguard Award For Being LGBTQ Allies

Beyoncé and Jay Z will receive the Vanguard Award for being allies to the LGBTQ community at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, reports Rolling Stone. Per a statement, GLAAD’s Vanguard Award is presented to people who “have made a significant difference promoting acceptance of LGBTQ people.” It continued, “Beyoncé and Jay Z are longtime allies and supporters…

2020 Dems Respond To The Implementation Of Trump’s TRANS Military Ban

(Photo: Kamala Harris) The Trump administration appears poised to implement a ban on transgender service members in the U.S. military, following a ruling from a federal court judge giving it the green light, reports Think Progress. “In light of the district court’s decision yesterday to stay the preliminary injunction in Stone v. Trump … there…

Noga Yechieli Wind & Joshua Rivas: “Red and Boiling”

Noga Yechieli Wind and Joshua Rivas sit down with The FIGHT’s Grey Crouch to discuss Red and Boiling, a monologue-style theatre piece transcribed, directed and performed by the acting duo. The production features stories on “life after coming out” through the lens of queer womyn, non-binary folks, and individuals around the world.  The barrier-smashing performance…

Christina Aguilera To Receive HRC Ally for Equality Award

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced the organization will honor six-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Christina Aguilera with the HRC Ally for Equality Award at the 2019 HRC Los Angeles Dinner. As previously announced, Yeardley Smith will also be honored with the HRC National Leadership Award. Set to take place on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the JW…

“AIRWOLF” Jan-Michael Vincent Dead At 74. RIP

Jan-Michael Vincent – the ’80s heartthrob best known for his role on TV’s “Airwolf” – has died, reports TMZ. Jan-Michael actually died back on February 10 after suffering cardiac arrest while a patient at a North Carolina hospital … according to the death certificate. TMZ reports that no autopsy was performed and he was later cremated. Vincent…

Disturbing Anti-Gay Demonstration In The UK. WATCH!

Shocking new footage shows the extent of the anti-gay bigotry being aimed at Parkfield Community School in Birmingham in the UK and its assistant head teacher Andrew Moffat over the school’s recent discussion of LGBT acceptance, reports Attitude. The school has been thrust into the national spotlight in recent weeks after hundreds of parents began protesting against…

Chelsea Manning Jailed AGAIN

(Photo: Chelsea Manning) Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning was jailed on Friday after refusing to answer questions from a federal grand jury in Virginia looking into the release of documents to WikiLeaks, reports NBC News. U.S. District Judge Claude Hilton told Manning that she would remain in federal custody “until she purges or the end of…

The Centerfold

MR. & MS. LA LEATHER AND LA BOOTBLACK CONTESTANTS 2019 PHOTO BY DUSTI CUNNINGHAM FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: DUKE RUFF, LOS ANGLES BOOTBLACK CONTESTANT; JACOB POPE, MR. CSW LEATHER 2019; ELLIOT MUSGRAVE, MR. PRECINCT 2019; ISMAEL FUENTES, MR. FAULTLINE 2019; ERIC DE LEON, MR. LA LEATHER BEAR 2019; ROBERT SALCEDO, MR. OIL CAN HARRY’S 2019;…

The Art

DAVID MARVEL A self-taught painter from the east coast, Palm Springs artist David Marvel focuses on exploring new and empowered representations of trans and gender non-conforming people in his life, creating visually inclusive portrayals outside of the borders of traditional social convention. His work celebrates the subject’s strength and raw beauty, as well as their vulnerability…