Events this weekend for Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of RemembranceTransgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), a day set aside to memorialize those who lost their lives simply for being their authentic selves. Transgender people face shocking levels of brutality and violence in this country and around the world.

May 17th is International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Out In Jersey triangleThe International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) was created to help promote a world free of hatred, violence, and oppression regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. This day is a day to celebrate freedom, acceptance, and diversity.

Atlantic City beach at Park Place and the Boardwalk will be...

Atlantic City photo by B. Krist for Atlantic City GLBT AllianceThe "Gay Beach" in Atlantic City will be official this week. In an effort to embrace the LGBT community Mayor Don Guardian will  announce details about a new LGBT-friendly beach in AC in the traditional spot that it has always been - Park Place and the Boardwalk.

What LGBT couples need to know when filing taxes

calculationGay and lesbian couples holding a valid marriage certificate from a state that recognizes same- sex marriage will be able to file a joint federal tax return for tax year 2013. But 22 states do not recognize same- sex marriage but require taxpayers to reference their federal return when filing state income tax. Revenue officials in these states must therefore provide guidance for taxpayers.

CDC is at fault for skyrocketing STD rates says AHF

In response to the October Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report "Reported STDs at Unprecedented High in the U.S.,” AIDS Healthcare Foundation has criticized the organization and...

Gilbert Baker’s legacy: The rainbow flag

The rainbow might come and go, as mentioned in a recent book by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt, but the rainbow flag is here...

What is a “Chemsex” in London all about?

The profit-driven, competitive, individualistic nature of post-2008 London has led to the gay male phenomenon known as chemsex. This according to a new research...

Southern NJ LGBT Pride in Cherry Hill

The Southern New Jersey LGBT community will come together for the 9th Annual Pride Celebration at Cooper River Park in Cherry Hill from noon...

Mr and Miss Gay NJ crowned at Paradise

Mr and Miss Gay NJ contest winners crowned at Paradise for 2014The new Mr and Miss Gay New Jersey were crowned on Sunday, June 15th at Club Paradise in Asbury Park. The theme was "The Wizard of Oz: Journey to the Crown" and was developed by Joey Sky and Victoria Courtez.

Appeals Court rules against LGBT workplace discrimination

A federal appeals court in New York ruled that it is illegal for employers to discriminate against their workers based on sexual orientation. The...