Gay blogs are up in arms over the harrowing story of Brenda and Daniel Garcia. Three years ago, Brenda Garcia and her younger brother Daniel escaped Mexico and sought asylum in Canada. The two had received death threats due to Brenda being a lesbian, and her partner had been previously allegedly […]
January 1, 1982: Condoms are made available to inmates in federal prisons throughout Canada. But hey man, No homo. January 1, 2010: New Hampshire becomes the sixth (Well, Fifth. See: California) state in the union to legalize same-sex marriages. 15 same-sex couples are wed at the statehouse on a chilly […]
Gay blogs are reporting a billboard in Putnam County, Tennessee is being hailed by anti-gay group, The National Organization For Marriage, for…um…reminding everyone that the Bible says something or other about marriage being for straight people? We think? To reiterate for the gajillionth time, gay people are not asking for […]
Gay blogs, (and a little media outlet by the name of The NYT) are reporting that journalists traveling with President Obama in Hawaii this holiday season have been warned not to snap any shirtless photos of the Commander In Chief, after last year’s vacation photos were splashed on newspapers and blogs […]
The address 575 Castro in San Francisco was once the location of the Castro Camera shop owned by Harvey Milk, the man who became the first openly gay man elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. He ran his campaign from his apartment above Castro Camera, and after he was assassinated, […]
January 7, 2009 Ellen Degeneres takes home the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Talk Show Host 12 years after having her ABC sitcom cancelled in the aftermath of publicly coming out. January 7, 1999 MAD Magazine makes the Ex-Gay Movement, well, mad after running a mockumentary parody of the delusional […]
International Gay News, Business, and Political Coverage
While the LGBTQ community may have made great strides toward progress within certain pockets of the globe, gay news coverage is still more important than ever, and Hornet is here to provide just that.
Less than half the countries around the world recognize same-sex marriage. Gay sex can still get you jailed or killed in several countries. Trans rights are only just beginning to get the recognition they deserve and still face much resistance. Bisexual erasure continues to exist outside and within the LGBTQ community. Hell, even TV shows have a problem with “killing off their gays.”
But beyond all of the terrible things taking place in the realm of gay news, Hornet also brings you the optimistic, boundary-breaking news featuring LGBTQ individuals who are seeking to make the world a better place.
Want to see Pride celebrations from all the major cities? Looking for which company just released an adorable, LGBTQ-inclusive advertisement? Want to know the next country that’s about to legalize same-sex marriage? Look no further, as Hornet has it here.
Here are just a few of the main gay news topics we discuss at Hornet :
Read on and share. True progress begins with staying informed.