I made a meme about how annoying "masc" gay parties are. But the response it got said more about the gay community than my joke ever could.
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.
It's the end of an era for a bar culture that survived a mass shooting and 35 years of social change.
What it's like to emerge from a life-changing moment into the arms of strangers.
I see a lot working the door at gay bars in Los Angeles. Twice, patrons taught me what it really means to have a community.
As LGBT spaces continue to close down, we look at where they started.
We decided to take a look at how unsafe "safe spaces" have been in the last 12 months.
Gay and genderfluid people from around the world sound off on the good and bad of the rise of gay dating apps.
A sociologist embeds within Louisiana bar culture to uncover whether bears treat twinks differently than men treat women in general.
As America's last holdouts of queer female nightlife fall, a new, genderless alternative is taking root.
I already had a husband, a boyfriend, and all the guys I could fuck. I had enough guys. Then there was Conor.
The Stud has stood for a half decade as one of San Francisco's most subversive queer bars; the unconventional means proposed to save it are the last resort of a nightlife community forced to the city's edges.