Can “Pup Play,” a Gay Fetish Built Around Acting Like Dogs, Also Be a Source of Mentorship?
Researchers Are Getting Better at Identifying Which Kids Will Be Trans Adults. But Can One Identity Model Fit Everyone?
Rent Broke Major Ground in Queer Representation. With the Musical Coming to Live TV, Will Those Portraits Hold Up?
The Met Opera’s New Gay Director Is Only Big News Because of the Music Press’ Long Complicity With the Closet
The Closing of Into Proves That Queer Journalism and Corporate Values Are a Bad Mix
SCOTUS Lifts Two Injunctions Against Trump’s Trans Troops Ban—but the Policy Remains Blocked
In Honor of The L Word’s 15th Anniversary, a New “Chart” Shows How the Iconic Soap Connects “Celesbians” Everywhere
The Thrill of Gay Vacations
Transitioning Doesn’t Guarantee Immediate Joy. But It’s Still the Best Treatment for Gender Dysphoria.
Ellen Doesn’t Get to Decide if Kevin Hart Has Apologized for His Anti-Gay Remarks
Appeals Court Issues Disastrously Ignorant Decision on Trans Troops Ban
How I Taught My Teenager to Care About Politics (When I Barely Can)
New Research Shows How Denying Trans Identity Seriously Affects Mental Health
Why Adoption May Be Easier for Gay Men
RuPaul’s Drag Race Wants to Reconcile Queerness and Religion. And It Wants Queer People to Do All the Work.
Why Tumblr’s “Adult Content” Ban Threatens to Close a Crucial Space of Exploration for Trans Women
Yes, Straight Guys Masturbate Together. And This Is the Online Community Where They Can Connect.
The Fathers Project Imagines a World in Which AIDS Never Happened. But Would That Necessarily Mean Queer Utopia?
Uncovering the Hidden History of the AIDS Crisis on the New York Times Obituary Page
Andrea Long Chu’s NYT Essay on Her Painful Transition Is Important—and Also Deeply Flawed