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The Gay Guy's Guide To Coming Out

Rob Smith | Posted 01.26.2015 | Gay Voices
Rob Smith

Tip #1 - don't do it during the holidays!

MLK Would Be 'Mortified' By The Gay Marriage Movement, Right Wing Activist Claims

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.25.2015 | Gay Voices

Conservative activist and former Republican presidential hopeful Gary Bauer believes that Martin Luther King Jr. would not have supported same-sex mar...

The Newest Celebrity Gay Wedding Officiant Is...Snooki!

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.25.2015 | Gay Voices

Same-sex couples who are planning to tie the knot with an unorthodox (but nonetheless well-known) officiant need look no further than the Garden State...

Are Queer Women More Prone To Binge-Eating?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.24.2015 | Gay Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Michael G. Bare, brings you a round up of some of t...

How Could Anyone Hate The Game?

Brad Liberti | Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices
Brad Liberti

While I am very much interested in busting through the haze of lust and courtship to find real love, I must be honest, I have no desire at all to stop playing games. When it comes to dating, I absolutely love playing games. I love the entire pursuit.

McDonald's Employee Tells Gay Men Their Kiss Is 'Making People Feel Uncomfortable'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices

A security guard at a British McDonald's franchise has been suspended after he told two gay men to stop kissing because they were "making people feel ...

How Obama Is Still Making LGBT History

Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every F...

'The Best Thing Is To See How Much Love Can Do For A Human Being'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices

Today’s Huffington Post Gay Voices RaiseAChild.US “Let Love Define Family™” series spotlights the Tatom-Scharer family, who moved from South C...

LOOK: Could This Be The Gay Anthem We've Been Waiting For?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices

Chicago-based blues musicians Terry Abrahamson and Derrick Procell hope their new ditty spreads a message of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (L...

First Build Gay Men's Resilience; HIV Prevention Will Follow

John-Manuel Andriote | Posted 01.22.2015 | Gay Voices
John-Manuel Andriote

A recently published study connects the dots between the disproportionate rate of mental health problems among gay and bisexual men and their equally disproportionate rate of HIV infection.

Why Health Should Be A Top Priority For The LGBT Community

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities have their own specific needs when i...

Dear Abby Offers Perfect Response To Gay Granny With Homophobic Son

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices

We would all be so lucky to have someone like Dear Abby in our lives. The famed advice columnist went viral again this week with her response to a ...

Overcoming the Sins of Gay Sex

Nicholas Marlin | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Marlin

When one is told gay sex is a sin their whole life, how does one overcome the feeling that they may be doing something wrong? Although I may not have the answers, I'm confident the LGBT community does.

Can A Sandwich Change The Fight For Equality?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices

Can a sandwich change the landscape of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality in America? "BLgTUSA" bills itself as the first 50 st...

WATCH: Colin Farrell Takes Major Pro-Gay Stand

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

We love Colin Farrell! The A-lister recently sat down with Irish TV network RTE to discuss his support for a referendum that would legalize marriag...

10 Annoying Chat Tactics to Avoid on Gay Apps

Adam Segel | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices
Adam Segel

Whether you're looking for a relationship, a new friend or a hot encounter, location-based social apps are a great way to go. But as we all know, apps can bring out some real basic behavior too.

The Supreme Court's New Gay Marriage Case Tests MLK's Dream of True Equality

Lisa Bloom | Posted 01.20.2015 | Politics
Lisa Bloom

How fitting that just before Martin Luther King Jr. weekend our Supreme Court justices agreed to decide whether our constitution requires all 50 states to recognize same-sex marriages. As Dr. King said the night before he died, "All we say to America is be true to what you said on paper." Equal means equal.

Star Won't Define Sexuality: 'Some Time In My Life I Might Fall In Love With A Man'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

Freddie Fox stated this week that he cannot define his sexuality because one day he "might fall in love with a man." Fox, currently the star of que...

Finding Love: How You Can Get Ready (VIDEO)

Matthew J. Dempsey | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew J. Dempsey

2015-01-17-matthewjdempseyfindinglovesmall.jpgStruggling to meet the right person and have a relationship that clicks for the long haul? You've dated enough to get a sense of what you're after, yet you keep coming up against the same relationship issues and beating your head against the wall.

Are These New Poppers More Dangerous Than You Think?

Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Michael G. Bare, brings you a round up of some of t...

Everything Married Same-Sex Couples Need To Know About Filing Income Taxes

Posted 01.18.2015 | Gay Voices

By Alexandra Temblador | The Next Family In 2014 we saw some major steps toward marriage equality in the United States. Although the celebrations ...

Meet Ireland's First Openly Gay Cabinet Minister

AP | Posted 01.19.2015 | Gay Voices

DUBLIN (AP) — A senior Cabinet minister in Ireland has announced he's gay, becoming the first openly homosexual government figure in the history of ...

How Having A 'Sense Of Doom' Has Helped This Gay Man Become A Good Father

James Nichols | Posted 01.16.2015 | Gay Voices

This Huffington Post Gay Voices RaiseAChild.US “Let Love Define Family™” series installment features an interview with Kergan Edwards-Stout, an ...

WATCH: Subway Rider's Brilliant Idea Disrupts Anti-Gay Preacher

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.15.2015 | Gay Voices

Mass transit can be hell -- and even worse when you have someone yelling at you about Sodom and Gomorrah when you're just trying to make it to work on...

His Royal Highness, Marco Rubio

Izak Pratt | Posted 01.15.2015 | Gay Voices
Izak Pratt

You can't have your cake and eat it too, senator. One can't favor rule by popular opinion or rule by court of law only when it's convenient for their cause.