Gay History: Activism and LGBT Rights News
The medieval nun in 1318 actually faked her own death, all in the name of horniness
Before Western colonization and forced influence, there were LGBTQ African cultures across the continent that accepted different gender expressions and sexualities. In fact, the first gay couple ever recorded in history dates back to ancient Egypt. King Mwanga II of Buganda (modern-day Uganda) was most likely queer. (That’s him in[…]
In a recently unearthed recording of a mid-1980s interview, he shares his thoughts on the importance of being openly gay
It was 20 years ago today that Matthew Shepard was beaten and left for dead near Laramie, Wyoming for being gay; how far have we come since then?