Read The Advice Freud Gave A Mother Seeking Help For Her Gay Son In 1935
Homophobia

Read The Advice Freud Gave A Mother Seeking Help For Her Gay Son In 1935

-+*A new exhibition in London has unearthed a forgotten letter from the man considered by many to be the father of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud, which…

President Richard Nixon Said ‘Gays Are Born That Way’ In Newly Released Secret Recordings
LGBT History

President Richard Nixon Said ‘Gays Are Born That Way’ In Newly Released Secret Recordings

-+*Vanity Fair has unearthed an intriguing audio recording of a secret taped conversation between President Richard Nixon and his national-security adviser Henry Kissinger and Chief…

‘Pride’ Tells The True Story Of Gay Activists Who Supported 1980s Welsh Miners Strike
Entertainment

‘Pride’ Tells The True Story Of Gay Activists Who Supported 1980s Welsh Miners Strike

-+*We are getting our first look at the hysterical trailer for ‘Pride,’ a film based on the true story of a group of lesbian and…

Dad Gives His Young Gay Son Some Unexpectedly Awesome Advice In The 1950s [Audio]
LGBT History

Dad Gives His Young Gay Son Some Unexpectedly Awesome Advice In The 1950s [Audio]

-+*NPR’s StoryCorps, recently featured the life-changing conversation Patrick Haggerty, now 70, had with his father when he was a teenager in the 1950s. Haggerty didn’t…

45 Years Ago Today, The Modern Day LGBT Rights Movement Was Born
LGBT History

45 Years Ago Today, The Modern Day LGBT Rights Movement Was Born

-+*45 years ago, gay people would routinely be fired from their jobs, evicted from their apartments, thrown out of military service and even denied entrance…

1950s Closeted Gay Couple Share An Illegal Kiss In The Safety Of A Photo Booth [Photo]
LGBT History

1950s Closeted Gay Couple Share An Illegal Kiss In The Safety Of A Photo Booth [Photo]

-+*For many young LGBT people, it’s hard to imagine what life would have been like for a young gay couple growing up in 1950s America….

Watch The Beautiful Love Story Of Bill & John, Life Partners For 54 Years
LGBT History

Watch The Beautiful Love Story Of Bill & John, Life Partners For 54 Years

-+*The Devotion Project is a video series of short documentary portraits of LGBTQ couples and families, celebrating their longtime commitment and love. The first film…

Michael Sam: “If Someone Disowns You, Be Part Of My Family. I’ll Welcome You”
Coming Out

Michael Sam: “If Someone Disowns You, Be Part Of My Family. I’ll Welcome You”

-+*The first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, Michael Sam, was formally introduced by the St. Louis Rams at a press conference yesterday,…

Trailer: “Upstairs Inferno” Chronicles Worst Mass Murder Of LGBT People In US history
LGBT History

Trailer: “Upstairs Inferno” Chronicles Worst Mass Murder Of LGBT People In US history

-+*On Sunday June 24, 1973, a fire broke out at the Upstairs Lounge, a gay bar in New Orleans’ French Quarter. The fire claimed 32…

“Yves Saint Laurent” Chronicles The Life Of The 20th Century’s Biggest Style Icons [Trailer]
Entertainment

“Yves Saint Laurent” Chronicles The Life Of The 20th Century’s Biggest Style Icons [Trailer]

-+*A new trailer has been released for the upcoming “Yves Saint Laurent” film, which chronicles the trailblazing fashion designer from his early forays into the…

New Book Reveals Vintage Photos Of The Intimate Bonding And Naked Horseplaying Of WWII Soldiers & Sailors
Gaily Stud

New Book Reveals Vintage Photos Of The Intimate Bonding And Naked Horseplaying Of WWII Soldiers & Sailors

-+*A new book by Scotty Bowers and photographer Michael Stokes, takes a fascinating look at the tight “”buddy”” relationships commanders encouraged their troops to engage…

President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Daughters Beautifully Explain Why They Support Gay Rights
LGBT History

President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Daughters Beautifully Explain Why They Support Gay Rights

-+*President Lyndon B. Johnson’s daughters, Luci Baines Johnson and Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, say their father would have likely supported marriage equality. “I think my…

1930’s Disney ‘Gay-Bashing’ Mickey Mouse Comic Surfaces Online
LGBT History

1930’s Disney ‘Gay-Bashing’ Mickey Mouse Comic Surfaces Online

-+*You might think of Mickey Mouse as the friendly and magical icon of the Disney Corporation, but his dark past has recently surfaced online. A…

Documentary “Let the Record Show” Takes A Look At The NYC AIDS Crisis
LGBT History

Documentary “Let the Record Show” Takes A Look At The NYC AIDS Crisis

-+*Rebekah and Demetrea Dewald have spent nearly a decade working on “Let the Record Show,” a documentary which takes a look at the AIDS crisis…