UPDATE: A New Jersey couple with an identical receipt has stepped forward to refute the claim, saying that they did leave a tip and did not write the homophobic note. “I’m sorry but I cannot tip because I do not agree with your lifestyle & the way you live your life.”
“We are committed to promoting diversity further because we firmly believe that it’s the right thing to do.”
We could all stand to do better when it comes to creating safer spaces for men attracted to other men – particularly in industries and organizations known for emphasizing masculinity and brotherhood.
My transition from scared kid to die-hard horror devotee was a lot like coming out of the closet. As it turns out, I’m not the only gay man who feels that way.
The Daily Show points out that neither of them really do.
“Queers do not share in the wealth of GOD, and you will not share in ours.”
It’s a beautiful day for fighting bullies. (NSFWish, because butts.)
Sometimes artwork speaks louder than words.
My grandmother and I still haven’t spoken about why the summer of 1999 was the last time I visited her alone.
Some claim that Putin’s attack on LGBT rights is part of a systematic plan to stem Western liberalism in Russia — labeling gays as agents of the West. But oh the irony: American politicians and media used the same homophobic rhetoric during the McCarthy era, as revealed by artist Yevgeniy Fiks.
Photographer Anastasia Ivanova traveled to Russia to examine exactly what the country’s anti-gay culture means for women living there.
When one woman disowned her son for being gay, her own father schooled her on being a decent human being.
A gallery in Rome has removed photographs of same-sex couples kissing in churches after the Vatican threatened legal action.
The personal is political, amiright?
“It is not right to say what I said. I’m sorry. And apologize.”
As President Obama said recently, “What’s happening in Russia is not unique.”
UPDATE: The mother who alleged the assault has been hospitalized for mental evaluation and her original blog about the incident has been removed by The Huffington Post. “The guy snarled at me, looked at Dexter with disgust and said, ‘Your son is a f*cking fa***t.’”
Russia, you in danger, gurl. Update:Vitaly Milonov, the man who wrote Russia’s anti-gay law, is now attempting to charge Lady Gaga and Madonna (12 and 13 on this list) with “promoting sodomy, lesbianism, bisexuality and transgenderism among minors.”
Social media is, ironically, both one of the most dangerous and one of the safest places for LGBT teenagers across Russia to express themselves.
It’s called Occupy Pedophilia, and it’s going viral on Russian social media. WARNING: This post contains graphic images.
Who wouldn’t be convinced of homosexuality’s immorality after reading these totally factual and logical arguments?
Yep, he actually said that.
“We certainly find the statements made by several of the Houseguests on the live Internet feed to be offensive,” the network says.
While their novels and stories have earned them countless fans, their controversial personal views might surprise you.
“We are the senior men’s rowing team at Warwick University, and for the last four years we’ve been getting our kit off for calendars and films to raise funds for our sport and for charity.”
Two students planned a surprise for their teacher during the “YouTube of the Day” part of their class.
Rep. Joe Heck’s son Joey has made several racist, homophobic, and sexist remarks on Twitter. “I apologize to everyone he may have offended,” the Congressman tells BuzzFeed.