115 years ago the first gay bathhouse was raided by police in the United States; learn all about gay bathhouse history and why they’re important
You may not be familiar with his completely insane, off-the-wall self-portraits, but you should be
Looking for a place to watch your favorite team play? Well, we’ve rounded up some of the best gay sports bars to visit when you’re traveling.
NYC-based artist Jordan Eagles uses gay blood in his work as a way to protest the FDA’s ongoing ban of gay blood
In New York City, 22 year-old photographer Leo Chang is using his work to shine a light on gay millennial love in the digital age
Yesterday saw the No Pants Subway Ride happen in cities around the globe, from Montréal to Amsterdam
Hot on the heels of his show making its way from NYC to L.A., Ryan Raftery enlightens us as to some little-known facts
A Madonna NYE gig at Stonewall has everyone talking, as does news of “proud homophobe” Bolsonaro taking office in Brazil
A Russian city has canceled the premiere of a BTS movie as gay propaganda, and Apple has banned a conversion therapy app
The Coalition for Sexual Responsibility partnered with NYC bathhouse owners to keep their establishments open during the epidemic
Max Konnor and a friend stepped into NYC’s The Leather Man on Saturday but claims he was racially profiled and asked to leave the store
“You’ll see tons of older gay men looking for action,” owner Michael Grummons laughs. “They’re not ready to hand in their gay cards just yet.”
Breaking out from the blockbuster limelight, unbeknownst to many it’s been a great year for LGBTQ documentaries
Stories about a conversation-starting ad campaign, former First Lady Michelle Obama and some potentially scary news for LGBTQ people out of Poland
Commissioned by LGBTQ advocacy group Citizens for Transparency, the billboard draws attention to Christian legal group ADF
In honor of International Museum Day, we’ve rounded up 10 LGBT museums that have to be on the radar of LGBT people everywhere
There’s your typical Jack O’Lantern carved to celebrate Halloween, and then there’s the work of this master pumpkin carver
The Virgin Pride flight, heading from London to New York for NYC Pride 2019, will feature Tituss Burgess and an all-LGBTQ crew
From the East Side Club to the West Side Club, here are four bathhouses to explore the next time you’re in the Big Apple
The drag dinner show is NYC’s top employer of queens and trans women, which means you know there are some good stories
He steals the show in ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’ and here he opens up about a lengthy career in film (which includes ‘Spice World’)
Hornet’s gay New York City page is a great place to find out what current topics are trending in the LGBT New York community.
From gay nightlife listings to party pics, the gay social networking app Hornet has all the information you need whether you’re a local gay New Yorker or a visitor to the Big Apple.
Brandon Voss, Ladyfag, Brian Rafferty, Vincent Cooper and Daniel Nardicio are some of our favorite promoters who keep gay New York City nightlife alive and well.
There are also lots of great gay bars in New York City, especially in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood. These watering holes include Boxers NYC, Therapy, Industry Bar, Rise and Flaming Saddles.
In Chelsea, you’ll be able to imbibe at Barracuda Bar, The Eagle, Gym Sportsbar and REBAR.
Or you can head downtown to the Village where you’ll find gay New York City landmarks like Julius, The Monster and, of course, the Stonewall Inn where the gay liberation movement and the modern fight for gay and lesbian rights in the United States began.
There’s also lots of important gay New York City community organizations that contribute to the well-being of the city’s LGBT community, including the Ali Forney Center, the LGBT Community Center, the Hetrick-Martin Institute Inc and the Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC).
A bunch of fabulous annual happenings take place all year long on the gay New York City calendar such as NYC Gay Pride, Black Party, RuPaul’s DragCon and NewFest, New York City’s LGBT film festival.