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Tom Daley Says Being a Gay Dad Means Having to Prove Himself

Tom Daley Says Being a Gay Dad Means Having to Prove Himself

By Kilian Melloy | May 15, 2022

Olympic judges awarded British diving champ Tom Daley a gold medal, but the out champ says that being a gay dad brings the real judgement, making him feel a need to prove himself constantly.

Two Men Celebrate British Antarctica's First Same-Sex Wedding

Two Men Celebrate British Antarctica's First Same-Sex Wedding

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 30, 2022

Two stewards aboard a British research vessel celebrated a same-sex wedding at the bottom of the world, in a first-of-its-kind ceremony for British Antarctica.

Explainer: What Medical Treatments do Transgender Youth Get?

Explainer: What Medical Treatments do Transgender Youth Get?

By Lindsey Tanner | Apr 21, 2022

Transgender medical treatment for children and teens is increasingly under attack in many states, labeled child abuse and subject to criminalizing bans. But it's been available in America for over a decade and is endorsed by major medical associations.

Gay Dad Describes Homophobe's Terrifying Attack on His Family

Gay Dad Describes Homophobe's Terrifying Attack on His Family

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 18, 2022

A gay dad took to Twitter to describe the vitriolic anti-gay rhetoric a stranger accosted him and his family with on an Amtrak train, and the way the encounter traumatized his children.

Internet Takes the Side of Woman whose Gay Brother Tried to Pressure Her with 'Homophobia' Claim

Internet Takes the Side of Woman whose Gay Brother Tried to Pressure Her with 'Homophobia' Claim

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15, 2022

A Reddit forum post says a woman's estranged brother accused her of "homophobia" in a bid to get her to accept their parents' outrageous demands. Readers took her side in the fight.

Gay Married Couple, Denied IVF Coverage, Register Complaint Against NYC

Gay Married Couple, Denied IVF Coverage, Register Complaint Against NYC

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 13, 2022

A gay married couple in New York City have registered a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission because the city's employee health insurance would not cover IVF for them.

Rihanna Talks Fashion, Motherhood as Due Date Approaches

Rihanna Talks Fashion, Motherhood as Due Date Approaches

Apr 12, 2022

Timekeeping isn't Rihanna's strong suit, and that goes for the pregnancy she's been sharing with the world as well.

Gay Australian Becomes Parenthood Pioneer; 1st Single Man in Victoria to Become a Dad Via Surrogacy

Gay Australian Becomes Parenthood Pioneer; 1st Single Man in Victoria to Become a Dad Via Surrogacy

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 10, 2022

Shaun Resnick, a gay, 44-year-old Australian man, persevered against surrogacy laws in his successful quest to become a single father.

Watch: Brothers Osborne Win Grammy with Coming-Out Anthem

Watch: Brothers Osborne Win Grammy with Coming-Out Anthem

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 10, 2022

Country western duo the Brothers Osborne took a Grammy for their song "Younger Me," which is about TJ Osborne's coming out. It's the first song about an LGBTQ+ subject to win the prestigious award.

Trans Kids, Parents Fight Wave of Legislation in Red States

Trans Kids, Parents Fight Wave of Legislation in Red States

By Kim Chandler | Apr 8, 2022

Multiple states with Republican-controlled legislatures that have advanced bills not only to block medical treatment but to ban trans children from using school restrooms or playing on sports teams that don't correspond with their sex at birth.

If You're Gay, You Cannot Raise Children, Claims Comic Ali Siddiq

If You're Gay, You Cannot Raise Children, Claims Comic Ali Siddiq

Mar 26, 2022

Stand-up comic Ali Siddiq went on Joe Rogan's Spotify show to offer his views on LGBTQ parenting. In short, he doesn't want it. In fact, he hates it.

Judge Blocks Texas Investigation of Trans Teen's Parents

Judge Blocks Texas Investigation of Trans Teen's Parents

By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 5, 2022

A Texas judge on Wednesday blocked the state from investigating the parents of a transgender teenager over gender-confirmation treatments, but stopped short of preventing the state from looking into other reports about children receiving similar care.

Texas Appeals Halt of Investigation of Trans Teen's Parents

Texas Appeals Halt of Investigation of Trans Teen's Parents

Mar 3, 2022

Texas is appealing a judge's ruling that prevents the state from investigating a transgender teenager's parents over gender confirming care she received.

Lawsuit: Texas Investigating Parents of Transgender Youth

Lawsuit: Texas Investigating Parents of Transgender Youth

By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 1, 2022

The parents of a transgender teenager in Texas said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the state is investigating them after Republican Gov. Greg Abbott ordered officials to look into reports of gender-confirming care for kids as abuse.

Watch: It's a Boy! Anderson Cooper Drops News of Second Child's Birth

Watch: It's a Boy! Anderson Cooper Drops News of Second Child's Birth

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 13, 2022

The out CNN anchor revealed the name of his newborn second son — and also made a surprise announcement that his ex, Benjamin Maisani, will be adopting both boys.

Dad Sends Daughter His Oral Same Sex Video By Mistake

Dad Sends Daughter His Oral Same Sex Video By Mistake

By Emell Adolphus | Feb 5, 2022

A woman is asking for advice after receiving a video of her dad engaging in oral sex with another man. The woman took to Reddit for advice on what to do after seeing a video of a man performing oral sex on her father.

Adorbs! Gay Penguin Dads in Syracuse Hatch Chick

Adorbs! Gay Penguin Dads in Syracuse Hatch Chick

Feb 2, 2022

Two male Humboldt penguins in Syracuse's Rosamond Gifford Zoo have hatched their first chick, becoming the latest same-sex penguin family to welcome an adorable new addition.

Bill to Regulate Explicit Books in School Libraries Killed

Bill to Regulate Explicit Books in School Libraries Killed

By Matthew Barakat | Jan 28, 2022

A Virginia Senate committee on Thursday killed legislation that would have required parental consent for students to check out sexually explicit books from school libraries.

Mother: Teachers Manipulated Child to Change Gender Identity

Mother: Teachers Manipulated Child to Change Gender Identity

By Brian Melley | Jan 22, 2022

A mother who claims teachers secretly manipulated her 11-year-old daughter into changing her gender identity and name has filed a legal case against a tiny California school district.

Christian Couple to Gay Couple: No House for You!

Christian Couple to Gay Couple: No House for You!

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 21, 2022

A gay couple in the UK were stunned when a Christian couple rebuffed their interest in a house for sale because of the men's sexuality.

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