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Adult Performer Billy Santoro's Racist Comments Lead to Sites Dumping Him and Apparent Suicide Attempt

Adult Performer Billy Santoro's Racist Comments Lead to Sites Dumping Him and Apparent Suicide Attempt

Jun 4
An adult performer apparently attempted suicide after his racist comments led to content-sharing sites cancelling his account and a social media backlash.

Having Sex? Take a Shower, Wear a Mask & Don't Kiss

Having Sex? Take a Shower, Wear a Mask & Don't Kiss

Jun 4
With a new normal coming to be, how does the culture handle sexual contact?

Gay Dating Apps Scruff and Jack'd Follow Grindr in Removing 'Ethnicity Filters'

Gay Dating Apps Scruff and Jack'd Follow Grindr in Removing 'Ethnicity Filters'

Jun 4
The company that owns the gay dating apps Scruff and Jack'd announced this week that it will be removing the "ethnicity filters" from both platforms in order to show support for the Black Lives Matter movement.

Cartoonists to Thank Frontline Workers Playfully This Sunday

Cartoonists to Thank Frontline Workers Playfully This Sunday

By Mark Kennedy | Jun 4
More than 70 comic strips and panels will each have six symbols hidden in the artwork to honor workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus.

Social Media, Music World Go Dark for Black Out Tuesday

Social Media, Music World Go Dark for Black Out Tuesday

By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 2
Though Black Out Tuesday was originally organized by the music community, the social media world also went dark in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, joining voices around the world outraged by the killings of black people in the U.S.

In Britain's Second Phase, Meeting Up with Strangers Still Not Allowed

In Britain's Second Phase, Meeting Up with Strangers Still Not Allowed

Jun 2
In the second phase of the lockdown in Britain, meeting up between strangers is still prohibited and subject to fine.

After Complaints, Grindr Will Finally Remove its 'Ethnicity Filter'

After Complaints, Grindr Will Finally Remove its 'Ethnicity Filter'

Jun 2
The gay dating and hookup app Grindr took to social media this week to announce it is removing its "ethnicity filter" from the next version app after it drew criticism from its users.

'A Queer Serial's Podcasts Cover More LGBT History

'A Queer Serial's Podcasts Cover More LGBT History

By Jim Provenzano | May 30
A Queer Serial presents a new series of LGBT-themed podcasts about the pioneering early days of the LGBT civil rights movment.

Larry Kramer Used Voice, Pen to Raise Consciousness on AIDS

Larry Kramer Used Voice, Pen to Raise Consciousness on AIDS

By Mark Kennedy | May 28
Time never softened the urgency of Larry Kramer's demands.

Trump Preparing Order Targeting Social Media Protections

Trump Preparing Order Targeting Social Media Protections

By Zeke Miller | May 28
President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets.

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