Study Details Lives Of LGBT Youths In NYC Engaged In 'Survival Sex'A unique federally funded study offers a detailed look at the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth in New York City who cope with homelessness and poverty by engaging in what the researchers call "survival sex.''
Report: Waitress Returns Donations As Questions Surface About Viral ReceiptA woman who worked as a waitress at a Bridgewater, N.J. restaurant was left looking for a new job on Saturday, according to a published report.
Annual Spirit Day Aimed At Ending Anti-LGBT BullyingJames Clementi, whose younger brother Tyler killed himself after being spied on during a sexual encounter in his Rutgers University dorm room, said Spirit Day is important.
Self-Defense Classes Aimed At Empowering Members Of LGBT Community In Wake Of Violent CrimesMembers of the city's LGBT community attended a self-defense training workshop on Saturday night, under the rallying cry 'we're not going back in the closet'.
Fundraiser Held To Benefit LGBT Youth Center Destroyed By SandyA fundraiser was held Sunday for a drop-in center in Chelsea for LGBT youth, which was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy two weeks ago.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
NYC's 5 Best LGBT Art Exhibits And Cultural EventsThe LGBT community is a growing cultural group in New York City. Events and exhibitions throughout town provide opportunity for supporters to discover more about the community.
Parent-Teacher Group Meeting To Battle Anti-Gay Bullying On Long IslandA new parent-teacher group is meeting for the first time tonight on Long Island. Its goal is to stop bullying of gay students.
Dan Choi, Gay Soldier Booted From Army, Celebrates End Of DADTFor Choi, there was a feeling of validation today as the U.S. military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy officially became history.
Forum To Address Challenges NYC Same-Sex Married Couples FaceEven though New York is one of the few states in the nation to recognize same-sex marriage, St. Sen. Daniel Squadron points out that the federal government still doesn't.
Same-Sex Couples Celebrate Bachelor Parties, Showers In New York CityCouples all over New York state are aglow with pre-wedding plans.
Attorney Advises Caution For Gay And Lesbian Couples And MarriageWith same sex marriage becoming a reality in New York State this Sunday, an attorney has some advice.
Glen Cove Reverend Defying Her Church To Perform Gay MarriageWhen Reverend Elizabeth Simpson looks at the same sex couples every Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church of Glen Cove, she sees lots of love.
Lesbian Cadet Katherine Miller Rejected For Readmission To West PointMiller sought to rejoin the academy as the military moves to end its "don't ask, don't tell" policy. She reapplied when Congress voted to repeal the law in December.
Roommate Charged In Rutgers University Student Tyler Clementi's SuicideA grand jury has charged a former student with bias intimidation for allegedly using a webcam to spy on his male roommate's intimate encounter with a man.