In New Orleans
The Baton Rouge Metro Council is again contemplating an anti-discrimination measure supported by the gay community, but it’s unclear how the proposal will fare when council members cast their votes.
Support for marriage equality in the deep South continued to grow last week when Mitch Landrieu, Democratic mayor of New Orleans publicly endorsed same-sex marriage.
An anonymous gift of $1 million will expand programs at Michigan State University's Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender Resource Center.
A court in St. Petersburg, Russia, ruled this week that a local LGBT organization must register as a "foreign agent," which means that the group is a spy operation.
- Gay Couples' Lawyers Object to Full-Court Hearing in Indiana
- Italian Catholic School Fires Lesbian Teacher to 'Protect Ethics'
- Fla. GOP Rep Backs Gay Marriage Despite Personal Support for 'Traditional' Marriage
- GLAAD Slams Hollywood for Poor Portrayal of LGBT Community
- Mich. Dad Who Beat Daughter to Death to 'Turn Her Gay' Sentenced
Zimbabwe’s LGBT community held its Miss Jacaranda at a drag queen pageant despite the African country’s vehemently anti-gay views and laws.
President Robert Mugabe vowed to continue to criminalize homosexuality, calling homosexuals "worse than pigs, goats and birds" and threatening to behead them.
In New Orleans
At 25, Jon Batiste is an up-and-coming jazz artist who blends classical, blues, rap and R&B into an eclectic musical mix. EDGE spoke to Batiste as he heads to Philly, Newport and New Orleans for dates.
Chita Rivera will be coming to New Orleans for one night only on April 19 for two rare performances at 6:30 and 8:30 P.M.
Bob Simon reports on the Metropolitan Opera's mission: to make opera as popular -- and populist -- as it once was.
CRUSH, Las Vegas' premiere lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender smoke-free brand recently launched a new video to encourage gay and bisexual men to quit smoking.
Carmen Electra is known for "Baywatch," "Scary Movie" and modeling; but did you know her first show biz gig was as a singer? That was 20 years ago; now Electra is back to singing. EDGE spoke to the star about her SF date this week &...
October is LGBT History Month. Throughout the month, we will be profiling people named to Equality Forum’s LGBT History Month icon lists, to showcase the great things LGBT people have done. This week: Wentworth Miller!
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, has dedicated $2.4M in research grants to fund the search for an end to HIV/AIDS.
Pride kicked off on the first weekend in June in Washington DC, Philadelphia & Los Angeles. Scroll through and see many of the faces that came out in those three cities to celebrate Pride!
PrEP is a good step in the right direction, but it is not the "be-all and end-all" answer to preventing the transmission of HIV. It is not p…