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My Tribe

“When you find people who not only tolerate your quirks but celebrate them with glad cries of “Me too!” be sure to cherish them. Because those weirdos are your tribe.” ― A.J. Downey This quote really resonates with me. I … Continue reading

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On This National Coming Out Day – My Story

This is National Coming Out Day which was initiated on the anniversary of the October 11, 1987 March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Right. I was there at that March 30 years ago and it remains one of the … Continue reading

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In A Heartbeat, An Animated Short Film

A sweet, wholesome film about two boys finding love. “In a Heartbeat” – Animated Short Film by Beth David and Esteban Bravo A closeted boy runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of … Continue reading

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Some Great Music Videos About Sexuality & Gender

I’ve assembled some music videos about gender identity, norms and roles as well as music videos about sexuality, being gay/bi/queer and more. These have come out within the last decade and frequently are from the perspective of younger individuals. I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Another World AIDS Day

Soon after my first coming out early in 1987 I attended a workshop on AIDS. Soon I was volunteering at a new organization called AIDS Project Worcester. I attended the October 11, 1987 March on Washington that included the first … Continue reading

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Adam Lambert’s New Video For ‘Welcome To The Show featuring Laleh’ is, “About Facing Who You Are And OWNING It.” 

Here’s how Adam described the intent of the video and his reason for creating it: “Welcome To The Show is an anthem about facing exactly who you are and OWNING it. Its intended as a mantra to inspire strength and … Continue reading

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Golden – A short film by Kai Stänicke

A beautiful short film uses being golden as a metaphor for growing up different, of growing up gay. This film is directed and presented by Kai Stänicke.

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Things Have Changed Since I Was in High School

Milo shares a story that shows that today’s out gay/bi/queer students have more to deal with than bullying. I never had to deal with a “straight” guy sharing intimate details about how he masturbates and his fantasies. I, for sure, … Continue reading

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HEAVEN ft. Betty Who – BLUE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Troye talks about the thoughts running through his mind as he thought about coming out. The video is filled with evocative images that you will recognize. It is a powerful introduction to the song heaven on his soon to be … Continue reading

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Blurred Lines: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

I have long recognized that for some people the line between gender identity and sexual orientation is blurred. While I recognize that for many people this differentiation between gender and sexuality is not blurred at all, it is important to … Continue reading

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Gay Teens Made Fun Of By Bullies What Would You Do

This hits close to home for anyone who was bullied because they were perceived to be gay. This series did do a decent job of highlighting serious problems and making people think about the choices they make.

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Anime-style boys’ love comes to South Park with yaoi-themed episode

Originally posted on SoraNews24:
With its pudgy, simplistic character designs and sharp-edged humor dicing up current trends, American animated comedy South Park is about as different from anime as it can be in look and tone. But every now and…

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Gay YouTubers REACT to Christian Woman’s Rant

An interesting reaction video – Gay YouTubers react to an emotional rant by a Christian woman who is upset that marriage equality is now a legal right in the USA.

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Love & Hip Hop’s Miles Talks Being Gay

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*Inquiring minds wanna know and so our media partner/associate, Cherise “CNikky” Nicole went and found out. Yep, CNikky got the goods on Miles, the gay dude on “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.” It’s…

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Troye Sivan – TALK ME DOWN (Blue Neighbourhood Pt. 3/3)

The haunting final video in Troye Sivan’s Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy.

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Gay Short Film – Lucky Blue

A Swedish coming of age film about two young men becoming friends and falling in love. Here’s how the person who uploaded the film describes it: Olle, an introverted, well-mannered boy with an air of innocence and sincerity about him … Continue reading

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Tevor Moran, Singer And YouTube Star Declares: I’M GAY! :)

Trevor Moran a one time X Factor contestant, singer and YouTube star comes out as gay on the heels of a music video that featured some same sex intimacy. Welcome to the LGBTQIA family!

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Figure Skater Adam Rippon Comes Out As Gay

Adam Rippon has come out in the pages of Skating Magazine.  Here he is at the 2015 US Nationals performing a spectacular Free Skate! From NBC Sports: “Being gay is not something that defines me,” Rippon, 25, said in Skating … Continue reading

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Troye Sivan – FOOLS (Blue Neighbourhood Part 2/3)

The second of Troye ‘ Blue Neighbourhood trilogy and the video for the song Fools have the relationship between the two guys end in a breakup after interference from a homophobic father

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Rolling Stone Australia Interview: Troye Sivan

Troye talks about his new album, upcoming tour and the personal connection to his music.

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