South Florida Gay News

The South Florida Gay celebrates the lives of South Floridians with daily news briefs and storied features, breaking news and lifestyle profiles. Check out their website at

1 thru 10 of 1432

California Adds Third Gender to State Identification Documents

By Ryan Lynch | Sunday Oct 22, 2017
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday recognizing a third gender, becoming one of the first states to do so.

1954 Miami Murder Leads to 'Homosexual Panic'

By Graham Brunk | Sunday Oct 22, 2017
The 'Homosexual Panic' that started in the 1950s can be traced back to one event - the murder of Eastern Airlines Flight Attendant William T. Simpson in August of 1954.

'Gay Purge' Survivor Speaks Out

By Brittany Ferrendi | Sunday Oct 22, 2017
A victim of the alleged "gay purge" in Chechnya has come forward. Maxim Lapunov led a press conference on Monday in Moscow to speak about the arrest, violent interrogation and torture he faced while in the Russian republic.

Congress Members Demand Proof Trump Had Pentagon Support on Trans Troop Ban

By Ryan Lynch | Saturday Oct 21, 2017
114 members of Congress pushed for evidence from President Donald Trump that he has support from head military officials on his ban of transgender military members.

Australian George Michael Mural Vandalized with Anti-LGBT Slurs

By Ryan Lynch | Saturday Oct 21, 2017
A mural of deceased singer George Michael in Sydney, Australia was vandalized last week in the wake of the country's mail-in vote on same sex marriage.

Gay Trump Supporters Having Regrets? Depends On Who You Read

By Jason Parsley | Saturday Oct 21, 2017
If you read the Daily Beast you'd get the impression gay Trump supporters are having regrets, with their recent article: "Trump's Gay Backers No Longer See Him as the Great Straight Hope."

Straight White Men Can Be Diverse Too, Says Apple's President of Diversity

By Jason Parsley | Saturday Oct 21, 2017
"Diversity is the human experience. I get a little bit frustrated when diversity or the term diversity is tagged to the people of color, or the women, or the LGBT," Business Insider reported her as saying.

Trump Jokes: Pence 'Wants to Hang' All Gay People

By Brittany Ferrendi | Wednesday Oct 18, 2017
In a feature by "The New Yorker" on a possible Pence presidency and its threat to progressive ideals, a staff member from Trump's campaign revealed the president has often belittled the vice president, whose anti-LGBT views are a matter of record.

Pope Francis Says Trans People Will Cause Infertility

By Brittany Ferrendi | Monday Oct 16, 2017
Transgender, non-binary people and their "utopia of the neutral" will make people infertile, Pope Francis claims.

Congressman Steve Scalise to Speak at Anti-LGBT Group Despite Being Saved by Lesbian Police Officer

By Ryan Lynch | Monday Oct 16, 2017
Rep. Steve Scalise will give a speech to the Family Resource Center, a group against gay marriage rights. This comes despite the fact that a lesbian police officer was wounded while trying to protect Scalise from a shooter.

1 thru 10 of 1432