Gay History: Activism and LGBT Rights News
This short, interesting bidet history shows why the European fountain for cleaning people’s undersides never caught on in America, despite being awesome
Though King James I was responsible for one of the most famous translations of the Bible, he also had a life-long relationship with a man, George Villiers
Art history is filled with many instances of penis sculpture. We’ve chosen six of the most prominent examples to show how dicks have changed over time
These homoerotic Chinese-Soviet propaganda posters look more like a gay couple’s vacation pics
The story of Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore sounds nearly improbable: two Jewish stepsisters-slash-lovers who lived as old ladies and wrote anti-Nazi propaganda!
One victim of the Nazi regime that you probably didn’t hear about in history class was the transgender healthcare movement
While many of us think of Stonewall as the first major fight for LGBTQ rights, there were predecessors, like the Cooper’s Do-Nuts Riot 10 years before
Throughout history, homosexuality in China has been accepted, and Emperor Ai of Han even tried to get his lover Dong Xian to inherit the throne
Back in 1978, people could buy a gay Bob doll from certain gay magazines and boutiques; it was anatomically correct and a symbol of rising gay identity
Even though Polari (the secret gay slang) went out of fashion in 1967, here are some polari phrases to dish dirt, talk sex and throw shade!