orlando

Film

10 female-directed films you need to see now

Women direct just 7% of films, and they are disproportionately good.
Evelyn Wang
8.31.17
Think Pieces

2016, the year the lgbtqia+ community suffered and united

This year saw the most fatal mass shooting in U.S. history, and a catastrophic blow for the LBGTQIA+ community. In the face of evil, the community united — but going forward we need less talk and more action.
Tom Rasmussen
12.29.16
2016

​a queer call-to-arms for a better 2017

2016 has been the most lethal year on record for trans people; there's been a rise in hate crimes, including the Orlando nightclub massacre. We need to start the fight back for a brighter future now.
Jake Hall
10.27.16
News

sia and maddie ziegler's latest video is an evocative tribute to orlando victims

Kendrick Lamar also hops on an alternate audio version of 'The Greatest'.
Hannah Ongley
9.6.16
News

pulse nightclub is becoming a permanent memorial for orlando victims

A nonprofit called OnePULSE wants to create 'a sanctuary of hope dedicated to the lives affected and taken by the tragedy.'
Hannah Ongley
7.28.16
Music

britney spears, mary j blige, and selena gomez lend their voices to orlando tribute song

Titled 'Hands,' the track also features RuPaul, Gwen Stefani, J. Lo, Troye Sivan, and the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles.
Lula Ososki
7.6.16
Music

jennifer lopez and lin-manuel miranda to release orlando benefit song

The proceeds of 'Love Make the World Go Round' will go to those affected by the tragedy.
Lula Ososki
7.5.16
Music

justin bieber pays tribute to orlando

At his sold out Florida show, the superstar made a gesture of love and support.
Isabelle Hellyer
7.4.16
News

#heterosexualprideday trends on twitter and the response is perfect

Someone even found them a flag.
Hannah Ongley
6.29.16
News

creatives on coming out and their first time in a gay bar

Carrie Brownstein, Alexander Wang, and Lea DeLaria share their memories and remind us how important LGBTQ nightlife spaces are.
Wendy Syfret
6.23.16
News

david byrne writes impassioned essay calling for gun control

'We are at war here,' Byrne writes, condemning the N.R.A. and Congress for failing to enact change in light of Sandy Hook and Orlando.
Hannah Ongley
6.22.16
News

terence koh is honoring orlando victims by transmitting their names into space

The former punk provocateur of the downtown art world will also screen films and display works from LGBT art legends.
Hannah Ongley
6.22.16
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