Preston Mitchum, who organized protests after a student was reportedly assaulted by a bouncer at Nellie's, said the D.C. bar still needs to repair its relationship with Black LGBTQ people.
"Our community’s gone through so many things, and to be taken out by this virus... I just can’t accept it."
“People have this idea about leather—they think S&M. And while S&M can be a part of leather, that’s not leather itself. Leather is a community first.”
"I realized that this was what freedom looked like."
I've heard enough stories of rejected queer children to last a lifetime. No two are alike, and none are as cut and dry as you'd think.
We went for a night out in Central Bar, an LGBT venue in Strabane, Northern Ireland.
Gay and genderfluid people from around the world sound off on the good and bad of the rise of gay dating apps.
Today, senior editor Matthew Zuras talks about his visit to The Country Club, the famed New Orleans gay bar that until recently was clothing-optional.
More than a year after the last swimsuit came off at its pool, I decided to visit The Country Club to see if the hedonistic character of the place had disappeared.
Then MUNCHIES explains why a New Orleans gay bar changed its clothing-optional rule, and Motherboard investigates a new startup that's helping people identify counterfeit drugs in Pakistan.
The Joiners Arms is closing down this time next week. To celebrate its 18 years of flying the rainbow flag, we photographed some of the London venue's best-dressed regulars.