At the intersection of queer and Asian

At the intersection of queer and Asian

As gay dating apps rise in popularity, so, too, does the use of race-selective language to filter out undesired connections. This is a highly contentious topic in the gay male community as we discern whether language such as “Vanilla or spice, no chocolate nor rice”...
NLGJA convention kicks off in Miami

NLGJA convention kicks off in Miami

The 2016 NLGJA Convention kicked off Sept. 8 at the Ritz-Carlton in Miami. More than 300 LGBTQ journalists are expected to attend the conference and media summit. About the Author Charlie Kadado is a senior broadcast journalism major at Wayne State University in...
LGBT seniors, trauma and hoarding

LGBT seniors, trauma and hoarding

Dominik Molica, a 58-year-old gay man, spends a third of his income on storage. From comic books, to records, to every single postcard that has ever been sent to him, Molica can’t let go of his possessions. His storage space is stuffed with boxes and garbage bags of...
Coming out as a gay conservative

Coming out as a gay conservative

Fred Schein is used to being seen as an outsider for his political orientation. At times, he draws stares from the LGBT community and from members of his own party. “When I am at a party, they’ll make a joke and say, ‘Here’s Fred, a big conservative! Say something...