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Wed in the World: Troubles Abroad

Despite good news from Malta, there’s bad news in Tanzania and trouble in Romania. Australia The long road to the legalization of same-sex marriage in Australia continues. As we...

People We Love: Edith Windsor’s Battle Won Your Rights

They took risks, defied expectations, spoke out, redefined cool and made us proud to call them members and allies of our community. Edith Windsor This year we lost a woman who...

On Santa’s Lap: New Yorkers Make Their Christmas Wish Lists

It’s the time for wreaths on the door, egg nog and those fruitcakes everyone buys but no one eats. Earlier this week we wandered the West Village asking: What do you want...

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like . . . SantaCon!

What’s the reason for your season? Whether you say “Happy Holidays,” “Merry Christmas,” “Happy Hanukkah” or simply celebrate the Festivus...

Is It Time for Gays to Stop Hating Log Cabin Republicans?

For years, I have considered Log Cabin Republicans traitors, because they’d so often cozied up to politicos and pundits who wish us harm. Let’s rethink that....

Nothing Says Artisanal Manhattan Like Chelsea Market Baskets

How one Chelsea Market fixture keeps their selections feeling fresh, gives back to the community and offers neighbors reasons to come back for more....

Oooh, See What’s Under the Tree in Our 2017 Gift Guide

We’ve rounded up cool presents at every price point that would make even old Scrooge himself smile with delight this holiday season. Uuni 3 Portable Wood-Fired Oven (Pictured...

Canadian PM Trudeau Apologizes for Historic Homophobia

It’s big news in the age of Trump when our neighbor to the north apologizes for the mistreatment of its LGBT citizens....

Your Right to Choose: Can You Be Homosexual and Not Be Gay?

So what is gay, anyway? After being labeled as “bisexual” by an online assessment, I began to wonder: can you be homosexual and not gay?...

Hockney at 80: The Met Pays Tribute to a Visionary Gay Artist

The Metropolitan Museum of Art will honor artist David Hockney on his 80th birthday with a retrospective kicking off November 27th. The exhibition features some of the artist’s...

Our Top Five High-Tech Gadgets to Improve Your Life Now

As we say goodbye to 2017, I wanted to share with you some of the tech that I’ve personally bought and used this year that has added quality to my life. Looking for holiday tech...

Now You Can Toast Tom of Finland with His Own Wine Label

I remember walking through Toys R Us as a kid where I saw a Superman car on the shelves. Wait: What? Superman didn’t have a car. But that never bothered marketers....