Month: August 2017

What do you do when your boyfriend of almost five years suddenly tells you he’s straight?

What do you do when your boyfriend of almost five years suddenly tells you he’s straight? That’s what one Reddit user wants to know. “Yeah, umm. So a quick recap,” the man, who describes himself as gay and “40ish” begins. “We’ve been together 4 1/2 years. During that time he maintained a bisex stance. Fast […]

Nurse Jackie Star Comes Out as ‘Total Bottom’ to Fight Anti-LGBT Violence

Haaz Sleiman said he was gay in a response to a report of hate-based homicides. He also criticized The Advocate for once asking about his sexual orientation.   Haaz Sleiman has come out as gay — and also as a “total bottom” — in response to bigotry. The Nurse Jackie star, 41, revealed his sexual orientation Tuesday on Facebook, in […]

Queer South African Film “The Wound” Earns Praise Globally, But Threats At Home

“The movie made everything public—even the very sensitive and secret things.”   Premiering at Sundance, John Trengove’s directorial debut, The Wound (Inxeba), is a brutal yet beautiful study in identity: Kwanda, a young gay South African, goes out into the wilderness to undergo Ulwaluko, a painful circumcision ritual and his rite of passage into the Xhosa tribe. […]