Gay Community

Alex Jones: “The reason you have HIV is because it is a culture now in the gay community ... to give other people HIV”

ALEX JONES (HOST): I want to get into the psychology of the insane Democratic Party here, because when HIV goes from lowered numbers like it is to …

Liberal View

Pride comes out into the open in tiny, Muslim-majority Kosovo

March counters widespread anti-gay sentiment lingering in fledgling independent nation on Europe's edge

LGBTQ

Gay guide to Montréal, Canada

We completely fell in love with Montreal in Quebec, Canada. We came here in the summer to celebrate the first Fierte Canada Pride, which was being …

Canada

Brown study

I have been making a sort of trial balance on the same-sex marriage campaign; not the nitty gritty of the arguments, but a few aspects of the debate that have particularly struck me. Here are some of them.<p><b>What is it all about?</b> I have already voted and I voted No, so I am not unbiased or …

LGBTQ

Soweto Gay Pride Marches Against Hate Crimes in South Africa

Soweto Gay Pride Marches Against Hate Crimes in South AfricaThe Soweto Gay Pride march has returned with hundreds of participants protesting hate …

South Africa

17 men on trial in Egypt as government goes after gay community

A rainbow flag is an incredibly dangerous thing to wave in Egypt.<p>The Egyptian government is cracking down on people after a group was recently seen waving the colorful symbol for gay pride at a concert. Six men were arrested last week for “promoting sexual deviancy” on social media, and now 17 men …

LGBTQ

AIDS, It, and the Horror of the 1980s

Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Sophia Lillis, and Jack Dylan Grazer in <i>It</i>.Warner Bros. Entertainment 1988 was a weird time to be a …

Jack Dylan Grazer

Sex, drugs and dark times: Hong Kong gay men try to escape the dangerous lure of chemsex

Jack’s darkest moment came as a direct result of his desire to finally find true happiness.<p>Years of hiding his sexuality from family and friends had …

News (China)

When Researching Individual Engagement With the “Gay Community,” Numbers Only Tell Half the Story

How do we define “gay community”?Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images “Gay community” is a phrase one hears tossed about all the time, from politicians and …

LGBTQ

Aussie three-piece Display Homes tackle misogyny in the gay community on 'Men'

<i>Every weekday, DIY’s new music know-it-all Neu brings you one essential new release to get obsessed with. Today’s Neu Pick comes from Display …

LGBTQ

Ste-Catherine St. in Gay Village to reopen to vehicle traffic

The city of Montreal announced Monday that a stretch of Ste-Catherine St. that was made a pedestrian-only area for the summer will be accessible to …

Canadian News

A Psychotherapist Dishes on Open Marriage in the Gay Community

“While there are lots of books about how to plan your gay wedding, there are virtually none that address what to do after the honeymoon is over,” begins author and psychotherapist Michael Dale Kimmel. After seeing hundreds—maybe a thousand—gay couples wrestling with the institution of marriage, he …

Relationships

Why I call myself a gay celibate Christian – and say 'no' to Nashville

As the news came out with the new Nashville Statement and Denver Statements, I wanted to articulate why I call myself a gay (or same-sex attracted)</i> …

LGBTQ

Princess Diana desperately wanted to just be herself – that's why she will always be a gay icon

I began sixth grade in August 1997. My teacher gave us forms to fill out so he could get to know us. I don’t remember most of the questions – it was …

LGBTQ

Free drug tests dropped in favour of 'amnesty bins' for revellers

However, as the country gears up for Electric Picnic next weekend, special disposal bins may now be introduced at music festivals and clubs, allowing …

News (Ireland)

Must-See Montreal Gay Village Summer Events in 2017

01 of 12<p>Montreal Gay Village Summer Events: 2017 Edition<p>Every spring and summer, the Montreal Gay Village undergoes a transformation. Its main …

LGBTQ

How 180,000 rainbow balls transformed this Montreal neighborhood

The balls create a canopy over a pedestrianized street in the city’s Gay Village<p>For the past six summers, pink balls have been strung up like strands of pearls over a segment of Montreal’s Sainte Catherine Street East, home to the city’s Gay Village. The street is closed to cars from May to …

LGBTQ

American tourist in critical condition in Montreal after four-storey fall

Montreal police say a tourist from California is in critical condition after falling four storeys early this morning.<p>The incident took place at a …

Canadian News

Tourist from California critically injured after falling from building in Montreal

Montreal police arrived at scene to find 29-year-old man unconscious on the ground<p>A tourist from the U.S. was critically injured after falling …

Canada

Homophobic insults used in Gay Village attack: police

An assault that included the use of various homophobic slurs took place in the middle of the Gay Village on Sunday, Montreal police say.<p>A 23-year-old …

Canadian News

PRIDE OF AURORA: Gay family matters in A-Town

Robby Libuse, left, poses for a portrait with his son Nathan, 12, husband Matt Bond and their dog Fiz Gig, in their Aurora home. Philip B. …

LGBTQ

Former CEO of gay escort site Rentboy sentenced to six months in prison

The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution has been sentenced to six months …

Crime

Ex-CEO of Male Escort Service Website Gets 6 Months Prison

NEW YORK — The former CEO of a once-popular male escort service website who pleaded guilty last year to promoting prostitution was sentenced to six months in prison Wednesday by a judge who said she wanted to send a deterrent message even though she knows the business helped people.<p>Jeffrey Hurant, …

Crime

Gay Men Are Going Missing In Toronto Again. What The Hell Is Going On?

Since 2010, five gay middle-aged men have disappeared from Toronto's Gay Village under strange circumstances.<p>Two locals have gone missing from …

LGBTQ

Montreal's Formula E race gains some fans, but pains some businesses

One lap around the track at Montreal’s ePrix Sunday morning and Steve Constantineau was hooked.<p>His son Mathieu not so much.<p>“Amazing, just amazing!” …

Canadian News

Two missing men revive old fears in Toronto’s gay community – VICE News

Police have established a task force, dedicated to investigating what happened to men who disappeared from Toronto’s gay village. In the process, they are openly questioning whether the two disappearances are connected to three other men who vanished from the same neighborhood five years ago.<p>In an …

Crime

Letter of the Day: Maddin publicly supported gay community

In response to the report “Maddin says he wasn’t Pride Parade pioneer as Saskatoon mayor” (SP, July 4).<p>While former mayor Jim Maddin (2000-2003) did …

Canadian News

Watchwords: Test your skill, with bated breath

I have a skill-testing question for you.<p>Back in April, the Globe and Mail ran a story about local reaction to the Montreal Canadiens’ early exit from …

Canadian News

'Back home we can’t kiss': the gay badminton star forced to flee Uganda

Megan Nankabirwa and her partner, Lydia Nabukenya, had to leave their country for the UK after being chased by an angry mob<p>A few days after Megan Nankabirwa returned from competing in the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, she was dining with the president of Uganda. A week later, she was being …

Refugees

Don't let Formula E critics get you down, say mayor, race fans

Mayor Denis Coderre argues race will help Montrealers feel pride for their city<p>This week's Formula E race has businesses worried about revenues, …

Formula E