lgbt-rights

The ‘Incidental Activism’ of Gay Dads

Days after Gabriel Blau’s son Elijah was born, he and his husband were greeted by a female neighbor in the elevator of their New York…

What It’s Like to Go Through TSA Screening When You’re Trans

I’m just lucky, I guess. Airport security guards always pick my suitcases to rummage. They leave a note, which is how I know. But the…

The Battle for the Gayborhood Has Become A Passive-Aggressive Turf War

Not long ago, a young mother and father took their newborn daughter for a long walk in Chicago and ended up in Boystown, the city’s…

I Have HIV. My Partner Doesn’t

Vasilios and Eli are an interracial, non-monogamous, long-distance queer couple. They’re also serodiscordant, or “mixed status,” meaning one of them is HIV-positive (or “poz”) and…