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Gay Protests

Apparently, Kissing Can Be A Crime -- If You're Gay

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Two Italian gay rights activists have been charged with a public order offense for kissing at a protest in Perugia, Italy. Irish news outlet The J...

LOOK: Gay 'Guerilla' Protesters Hit Ikea After Company Cuts Lesbian Couple From Magazine

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A group of gay and lesbian demonstrators touched down at an Ikea in Brooklyn, N.Y. over the weekend for a "guerilla photo shoot" in protest of the Swe...

Couples Protest Shopping Mall That Booted Gay Men For Kissing

Roseville Patch | Robyn Eifertsen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Staking a claim for diverse public displays of affection, approximately 250 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) couples and supporters gathe...

Die Now: Gay Ugandans Protest in Paris

Cindra Feuer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cindra Feuer

About 20 of us splayed out on our backs, simulating death -- the Eiffel Tower a poetic backdrop. We're borrowing an ACT-UP tactic -- the die-in -- but the in-your-face urgency is muted. Where's the outrage? Where's the fear? Where's the media for that matter?

Joan Rivers: 'There Are No Gay Men in Zuccotti Park’

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The racial diversity of the Occupy Wall Street protests has already been a matter of debate for some time, but now, one high-profile voice has sounded...

WATCH: Gay Activists Crash Hiram Monserrate's Christmas Party

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gay activists hit Hiram Monserrate on his home turf Tuesday by crashing the state senator's Christmas party and protesting his stance on gay marriage....

A Letter to My Brother Newt Gingrich

Candace Gingrich-Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Candace Gingrich-Jones

This is a movement of the people that you most fear. It's a movement of progress -- and your words only show how truly desperate you are to maintain control of a world that is changing before your very eyes.

Hey Mr. God, Lookie What I Did to Those Nasty Homosexuals!

Tom Gregory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Gregory

The passage of California's Prop 8 comes to many as a shock, to some as a wake-up call, and to the rest of America as no real surprise. In 2000, Bush...