LGBTQ

The Agony and Ecstasy of Cruising on Military Bases

If you thought the troops were brave already, imagine them taking dick in Iraq as the ground around them explodes

The Problem With ‘Born Gay’

The idea that people are ‘born this way’ has been a rallying cry of the gay rights movement for decades — even though it’s not everyone’s story. What if, in the fight for equality, it actually holds queer people back?

Brandon Taylor on ‘Real Life,’ His Really Real Debut Novel

The scientist-turned-author brings terrifying precision to an ambiguous craft

Cruising a Hotel Basement Bathroom in Search of My Queer Lineage

Stories of bareback sex in city parks and hooking up in bathhouses are our fables — stories of a time when cruising functioned as a vital means for gay men to not just get off, but to discover each other