Topics :: GLBT culture

Gallup Study: 3.4 Percent of US Adults Identify as LGBT

By David Crary | Friday Oct 19, 2012
A new Gallup survey, touted as the largest of its kind, estimates that 3.4 percent of American adults identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.

Chicago’s Legacy Walk: LGBT History Comes to Halsted

Tuesday Oct 2, 2012
In recognition of October as Gay and Lesbian History Month, the Board of Directors of the Legacy Project announced that the upcoming dedication of the Legacy Walk will take place on the 25th Anniversary Commemoration of National Coming-Out Day.

First Gay Culture Festival on Greek Isle of Skiathos in July 2012

Monday May 14, 2012
The 1st International Gay Culture Festival will be held in 12-15 July 2012 on the cosmopolitan island of Skiathos, Greece.

Titanic: That Sinking Feeling

By Roberto Friedman | Thursday Apr 19, 2012
This weekend, the 100th anniversary of the fate of that little toy boat called the Titanic is set to sweep American media culture.

New York’s LGBT Museum Launches Logo Contest

Monday Jan 9, 2012
Patrons of LGBT art and history know that the Leslie/Lohman Gay Art Foundation is now the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. To mark this phase of the museum’s growth, the museum is holding a logo contest.

First Class Citizens: "In the Life" Honors LGBT Pioneers

Thursday Jan 5, 2012
Public television stations across the country will begin airing First Class Citizens, an episode of the award-winning documentary series IN THE LIFE honoring the groundbreaking work of pioneers in the pursuit of LGBT civil rights.

Twelve Greek Gods in 2012

Monday Oct 24, 2011
"12 Greek Gods in 2012" is a contest to determine the beauty, knowledge, and talent that will highlight the most proud gay man in Greece, the man who deserves to represent the country in European and world gay contests.

More Rainbow Flags To Rise in Allentown Following U.S. Census Results

Wednesday Jul 6, 2011
Two donors have offered to more than double the number of rainbow flags found on homes in Allentown’s center city, by proving funding to Pennsylvania Diversity Network to distribute them at no cost to LGBT individuals in the neighborhood.

’Rally ’Round the (Pride) Flag, Boys!’

By Kilian Melloy | Saturday Jun 11, 2011
We may not be a separate race, but we are a people. Let’s be the good, strong people we were always meant to be. Let’s never permit anyone take us away from ourselves or edit out any part of our splendid totality. Happy Pride!

Cosmopolitan Toronto’s LGBT Allure

By Jesse Trautmann | Tuesday May 24, 2011
One of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities boasts a very active major gayborhood, several minor ones, world-class restaurants, spaces made famous from TV’s Queer as Folk - and even an all-S&M bed-and-breakfast.