By John Mack Freeman A new ad from Google unveiling the Calendar Goals feature a gay man going through a break up and meeting someone new without causing a huge fuss about the whole affair. Watch it below:
By Ashley R. Lierman If you’re looking for listening material, you’re in luck. Pride has a slideshow of “10 Fantastic LGBT Podcasts You Need To Hear,” ranging from Black gay life to trans advice Q&A to LGBT sports news. Check it out, and grab your headphones.
By Ashley R. Lierman Honey Maid has recently released a commercial featuring a Latino father giving a message of love and acceptance to his gay son and his family. The touching Spanish-language ad continues to build the reputation for LGBTQ+-friendly advertising established by the brand’s family-oriented Valentine’s day video. Watch the commercial below:
By Ashley R. Lierman A new slideshow from Pride provides a guide to streaming bisexual representation. The list of 23 shows with “awesome bisexual characters” will surely be enough to keep even some of the most dedicated binge-watchers supplied for a while. View the slideshow at Pride.com
By John Mack Freeman If you haven’t visited the GLBT Reviews blog lately, you should! They are constantly publishing new reviews of GLBT-themed materials. This week, they have five new reviews, including: Brothers, by Ralph Josiah Bardsley The Gay Revolution: the Story of the Struggle, by Lillian Faderman Searching For Sappho: The Lost Songs and World […]
By Ashley R. Lierman Recently on Late Night with Seth Meyers, the eponymous host took “A Closer Look” at recent anti-LGBTQ “religious freedom” bills in North Carolina and Georgia. In the clip, Meyers blasts the ridiculous anti-trans “bathroom bills” proposed in multiple states, and especially the recent House Bill 2 in North Carolina. Watch the […]
By John Mack Freeman The Intellectual Freedom Blog run by the ALA Office of Intellectual Freedom has posted an entry about LGBT books for young adults written by Naomi Bates. You can read it here.
By John Mack Freeman The writer of the reboot of the cult classic Xena: Warrior Princess has promised that he will “fully explore” the character’s lesbianism. Via Gay Star News: “Back in the 90s, the love between warrior princess Xena and her charge Gabrielle was all too obvious but was buried underneath glances, innuendo, subtext. But now, […]
By John Mack Freeman A new trailer has been released for a Nigerian short film with GLBT themes. Via GLAAD: The film tells the story of a pastor who is loved and adored by the people around him, but who has to make a difficult decision between being who he is and meeting societal expectations […]
By John Mack Freeman The 28th annual nominees for the Lambda Literary Awards have been announced. You can view them on their website here.