gay-rights

The Problematic Legacy of Mr. Peanut, Gay Capitalist

Born with a monocle and top hat, Mr. Peanut was a capitalist before he knew he was gay. Introduced in 1916 as a mascot for…

Teen Councilman Keagan Roberts Is Shaping Local Politics — And Perfect Brows

Local politics is a lot like having good eyebrows. It takes patience and a steady hand to turn a bushy situation into something clean and…

Judy Garland and the Fading Queer Icons of Yesteryear

There is a scene in the new Judy Garland biopic, Judy, where the legendary singer (played by Renée Zellweger) shares an impromptu dinner with two…

‘Pumpkin Spice Latte’ Poppers Are the Scent of Gay Autumn

When Jakub is having gay sex this autumn, he won’t just be thinking about his leather harness cutting into his chest. He’ll also be musing…