Pulse

LGBTQ

Uncovering My Family's Secret Queer History

In the documentary 'Memories of a Penitent Heart,' a filmmaker uncovers the truth her family hid of her queer, AIDS-afflicted uncle's life.
Manuel Betancourt
7.31.17
LGBTQ

Since Pulse, LGBTQ Bars Have Upped Security and Activists Are Worried

At a time when police brutality is a top concern, this increase in security especially raises the concerns of trans and queer people of color.
Jon Shadel
7.24.17
LGBTQ

The Pulse Tragedy and the Ongoing Erasure of Queer Latin Culture​

One year after the Orlando shooting, in which 49 people were gunned down at Latin Night at a queer nightclub, my culture still doesn't see the recognition it deserves.
Xorje Olivares
6.12.17
thump news

Four Memorial Services to Take Place Tomorrow in Remembrance of Pulse Victims

The first memorial service will begin in the early morning hours of June 12.
Britt Julious
6.11.17
LGBTQ

From the Door of a Gay Bar, You See the Scope of Life—and Death

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.
Jeff Leavell
5.17.17
thump news

Pulse Orlando Site Will Become a New Memorial and Museum

The onePULSE Foundation made the announcement at the site of the tragedy on Thursday.
Britt Julious
5.6.17
Webbys

VICE Is Up for 15 Webby Awards

We need your help to win those glorious metal springs.
VICE Staff
4.5.17
thump news

Someone Has Created a Scholarship Fund Honoring the Victims of Pulse Orlando

It will award 10 scholarships annually, each worth $4,900​.
Alexander Iadarola
3.14.17
drag queens

I’m Obsessed with Internet Drag Queens

(And went to interview a couple IRL).
Jaik Puppyteeth
1.16.17
video

Desus & Mero Do PULSE Contemporary Art Fair in Miami

VICELAND stars Desus & Mero meet up with The Creators Project's Emerson Rosenthal to tour the PULSE Contemporary Art Fair in Miami.
The Creators Project
12.15.16
Stuff

How Far Away Is the FDA from Allowing Gay Men to Donate Blood?

Experts and activists spoke to promising signs amid a frustratingly slow pace of change to what some call a discriminatory ban.
Matt Baume
12.1.16
Stuff

What It Feels Like to March as the Spirit of a Gun Violence Victim

Demonstrations by the protest group Gays Against Guns feature veiled stand-ins for shooting victims, dressed all in white, silently marching to represent their spirit.
Khalid El Khatib
11.21.16