LGBTQ

Steve April 17, 2020

A Christian fundamentalist is absolutely raging about two gay cartoon ducks in the Disney reboot of DuckTales, while thousands of people are dying every day from coronavirus. This month, DuckTales revealed that a major character has two gay dads. The third season premiere of the revived DisneyXD show dropped the quiet reveal about the family of Violet, a classmate […]

Steve April 17, 2020

GLAAD may have cancelled its annual Media Awards for 2020 in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t mean they’re sidelining themselves for the duration. This week, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization announced that it will host “Together in Pride: You are Not Alone,” a livestream event on Sunday, April 26 […]

Steve April 17, 2020

Panama has implemented a “pico y género” rule to help curb the spread of the coronavirus. (Washington Blade photo by Michael K. Lavers) Transgender activists in Latin America have expressed concern over rules that allow people to leave their homes during the coronavirus pandemic based on their gender. A “pico y género” rule that took […]

Steve April 17, 2020

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser extended the city’s emergency order requiring all non-essential businesses to shut down on-site operations until at least May 15. (Photo by AFGE via Flickr) D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced on Wednesday that she has extended the city’s emergency order requiring all non-essential businesses, including restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, to shut down […]

Steve April 17, 2020

More than 500 doctors and experts have urged United States authorities to to overturn a “scientifically outdated ban” on gay and bisexual men donating blood. The group of infectious disease and HIV specialists made the comments in an open letter addressed to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday (April 16). The FDA recently […]