Tyler Trykowski

LGBTQ

Taking the Last Tour of Chicago’s Most Historic Gay Bathhouse

Before an estate sale, we checked out the trippy art, otherworldly cruising areas, and scraps of LGBTQ history inside Man's Country.
Tyler Trykowski
1.8.18
LGBTQ

Gay Cruises Are Equal Parts Heaven and Hell

The director of the documentary 'Dream Boat' explains the magic, drama, and disillusionment of a gay cruise.
Tyler Trykowski
11.6.17
LGBTQ

This Gay Comic's Hookup Stories Will Make You Delete Grindr

With the release of 'Homonegro Superior,' Solomon Georgio's new stand-up album, the comedian shares hilarious (and terrifying) anecdotes of hookups gone wrong.
Tyler Trykowski
10.24.17
LGBTQ

Tegan and Sara Are Fighting for the Future of Queer Women

And today, they'll join us for a panel on LGBTQ mental health, broadcast live from @VICE on Instagram.
Tyler Trykowski
5.18.17
Books

Being an Outsider Isn't Cool Anymore, John Waters Says So

The filmmaker has a message for the would-be John Waterses of the world: Assimilation is the new transgression.
Tyler Trykowski
4.11.17
LGBTQ

Portraits of the Many, Many Ways to Be Queer

In 'Kings & Queens in Their Castles,' Tom Atwood reveals just how subtle the queer sensibility has become
Tyler Trykowski
3.21.17
LGBTQ

PrEP Access for Men of Color Is a Thornier Problem Than We Think

Too few are on the drug, and encouraging adoption is going to involve more than awareness campaigns.
Tyler Trykowski
2.13.17
Photography

Photographer Ren Hang Sets the Nude Body Askew

The Chinese artist's obsession with the human form is magnified in a new retrospective of his work.
Tyler Trykowski
2.2.17
activism

How Google Docs Became a Key Tool for Social Justice

Word processors are bland and boring. But lately, Google Docs and Sheets have been transforming the way we organize.
Tyler Trykowski
1.27.17
LGBTQ

A Lawyer for Chelsea Manning Explains What's Next After Her Life-Saving Commutation

Chase Strangio, an ACLU attorney who has worked for years to secure Manning's access to gender-affirming treatments and measures while imprisoned, tells us what last Tuesday's news meant for him and for her, and what's next.
Tyler Trykowski
1.23.17
The New Queer

Welcome to The New Queer

Through a series of articles and short videos, we're exploring the evolution of queer culture during a strange and exciting time for LGBT and Q identities.
Tyler Trykowski
12.20.16
News

Can Gays Against Guns Break the American Gun Industrial Complex?

Yesterday's die-in, held in New York outside investment firm BlackRock, Inc., proved that radical queer activism is still kicking.
Tyler Trykowski
8.16.16
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