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Healthy Living for the Closet LGBTQ of Faith: Sunshine and Dandelions

E.C. Iwata | Posted 11.13.2015 | Gay Voices
E.C. Iwata

Turns out, we were designed to live in the light. In fact, a healthy dose of daylight empowers growth and strength in humans, not just dandelions.

Gay Dartmouth Athlete Is Running A Marathon For A Great Cause

Outsports | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 11.03.2015 | Gay Voices

One night last winter, as I lay in bed, unable to sleep, I decided to go for a walk around the pond north of campus. As I walked, the bitter-cold air...

Here's How A New Off-Broadway Show Is Opening Minds About LGBT Youth

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.25.2015 | Gay Voices

James Lecesne will forgive you if you think his one-man Off-Broadway show, “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey,” is based on ...

"The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey:" A 21st-Century Play for a 21st-Century Audience

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

His sensitivity and thoughtfulness contrasted my first impression of him from a few days before, when he primarily portrayed a gruff detective from the Jersey Shore in his one-man show at the Westside Theatre.

Aisle View: 'Down the Jersey Shore'

Steven Suskin | Posted 07.28.2015 | Arts
Steven Suskin

The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, a one-man show at the Westside Theatre written and performed by James Lecesne, chronicles the short life of a New Jersey orphan.

Marcos Saldivar

Sir Ian McKellen Says Coming Out Made Him A Better Actor | Marcos Saldivar | Posted 06.02.2015 | Gay Voices

June marks Pride Month for the LGBTQ community. It's a time for us to come together to celebrate the triumphs we've achieved in our fight for equality...

Tyler Oakley is on TV, But His heart is Still #TeamInternet

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.17.2015 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

While he doesn't like to call himself "the new TV star", Oakley considers himself "a new type of entertainer." He believes that whatever the "next step" is for YouTubers, it won't be moving to television or moving to film, but adding other types of media to a continuing YouTube channel.

LOOK: The Stars Were Out For The 16th Annual TrevorLIVE LA Event

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 12.08.2014 | Gay Voices

Leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) suicide prevention organization The Trevor Project held their 16th annual TrevorLIVE Los Angeles...

Social Media: A Lifeline for Many Transgender Youth

Skylar Kergil | Posted 02.01.2015 | Gay Voices
Skylar Kergil

When asked what I did on YouTube, I used to say that I made videos to help other trans youth. However, the truth is that everyone who has reached out to me has helped me. That's what is vital about community; it hasn't been a unilateral mentoring relationship but a let's-help-one-another-and-see-what-we-can-build-together-from-this partnership.

Here's How Skipping One Meal Could Help Prevent LGBT Youth Suicide

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Earlier this year, anti-gay organization The Family Foundation announced its plans to organize “40 Days of Prayer, Fasting, and Repentance for Marri...

Are You Ready For The Trevor Block Party?

Posted 08.13.2014 | Gay Voices

Are you ready for the Trevor Block Party? On Sunday, Aug.17, Trevor NextGen will host the organization's first-ever block party at the Green Buildi...

How Tyler Oakley Gained 3 Million YouTube Subs in One Year | Vidcon 2014

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.30.2014 | Media
Shira Lazar

"Last year at VidCon, I had normal hair and didn't have a million subscribers," Oakley told us. "This year, I have 4.5 million. It's been a whirlwin...

LOOK: Arianna Huffington Nabs Big Honor From The Trevor Project

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 06.17.2014 | Gay Voices

Last night, leading lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) suicide prevention organization The Trevor Project hosted TrevorLIVE N...

Check Out The Incredible Line-Up For This Year's TrevorLIVE NY Event

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 06.06.2014 | Gay Voices

The Trevor Project has just announced its celebrity and talent line-up today for the organization's annual TrevorLIVE benefit -- and it is impressive,...

WATCH: Not Your Average College Spring Break

The Huffington Post | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 03.20.2014 | College

There are two weeks in the month of March that are usually known for copious amounts of sleeping, binge-drinking, and general debauchery. Of course, t...

WATCH: Short Film Explores Being LGBT And High School Prom

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.23.2013 | Gay Voices

Celebrities from all across the entertainment industry are coming together to take part in AT&T's "Love Is Changing History" project in celebration of...

Pauley Perrette And Lance Bass Join AT&T For Awesome New LGBT Campaign

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

To celebrate LGBT History Month AT&T is hoping to help change the way people think about love with their new campaign -- Love is Changing History. ...

Christopher Rudolph

Greg Berlanti To Introduce Gay Character On Hit CW Show | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.15.2013 | Gay Voices

You may not be familiar with his name, but you definitely know Greg Berlanti's work. A pioneer in gay television, Berlanti oversaw many of TV's bi...

WATCH: Lance Bass Makes His Directorial Debut To Benefit LGBT Youth

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Lance Bass has teamed up with AT&T to co-direct and produce a short film that celebrates LGBT History Month while simultaneously raising money for lea...

WATCH: Meghan McCain's Thoughts On Being Gay In America

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Meghan McCain's new show, "Raising McCain," which is carried on the recently launched millenial-geared network Pivot, features McCain traveling around...

Broadband Delivers Benefits and Poses Challenges to LGBT Communities

Joe Kapp | Posted 11.18.2013 | Gay Voices
Joe Kapp

While our communities have benefited from broadband, many outstanding policy questions about broadband infrastructure and mobile technology remain and have the potential to directly impact our lives.

WATCH: Lending An Ear To Prevent LGBT Youth Suicide

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.10.2013 | Gay Voices

In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day, the Trevor Project is launching the "Talk To Me" campaign, engaging a number of influential faces from...

LGBT Legal Progress: 1988 - 2038

Dana Beyer | Posted 10.26.2013 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Much of the progress towards freedom and equality occurs in legislatures and courts, making a legal education a necessity. This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the 25th anniversary conference of Lavender Law in San Francisco.

LOOK: Cute Cards For That Gay Wedding You're Attending!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 08.24.2013 | Gay Voices

There's a good chance your social calendar has been filling up with same-sex weddings now that DOMA has been overturned. That probably means you're on...

Orson Scott Card Turned Against Himself

James Peron | Posted 09.09.2013 | Gay Voices
James Peron

Orson Scott Card, whose science-fiction book, Ender's Game, is being released as a film, is a hardcore, conservative Mormon with a long history of attacking gay people and their rights.