Parting Glances: Memories of a Detroit Gay Past



As the Allies began to beat the Axis, a mood of cautious celebration took hold in Detroit's gay bar clubs. Downtown side streets Farmer and Bates, home to Rio Grand, Silver Dollar and LaRosa's bars, became less secretive. More carefree and obvious (nearby Palais bar was a notorious dyke heaven).



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By | March 28th, 2018|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

Mike Pence's Hometown Throwing Gay Pride Festival So Everyone Knows They Don't Share His …



The hometown of Vice President Mike Pence is set to hold its first ever gay pride celebration, in a move intended to show the U.S. that not everyone from Columbus, Indiana, is anti-gay. Organized by high school … Our athletes are the best in the world and we are for ALL of them! # TEAMUSA”. And the …



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By | March 28th, 2018|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

The obvious pattern of racism gets ignored



You can be gay and black. The gay pride protects you enough for you to get married. But there is no shelter from being black. We don't get to skip the chapter in the unwritten rule book of how to act when you get pulled over. We don't get to skip the “you speak for the entire race” in conversations where …



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Opinion: Gay Men Need to Stop Making 'Friend Cleansing' Posts



Sure, this may seem like I'm being "the most" about this situation, but when you are surrounded by this sort of thing on social media constantly, it makes you truly question why the gay community even celebrates pride throughout the year when we constantly trash each other and exhibit high school type …



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Grindr to offer HIV test reminders to its 3.6 million users in bid to curb STD rates



The move, hailed by public health officials as a 'breakthrough', comes after the huge success of a pilot version in a low-income, rural part of … Recent CDC figures revealed HIV infection rates have plummeted among all groups but are on the rise among some groups of gay men, particularly the young …



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By | March 27th, 2018|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

Opinion: It's 2050, and West Hollywood Is Green and Grown-Up



Part utopia, part reality, West Hollywood in 2050 is an example of the vitality and vision needed to go boldly into the next half of the 21st century. Legal adaptations have been made to land use. So today we have Residential Improvement Districts (RIDs) that are made up of like-minded residents who …



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Imagine Dragons singer Dan Reynolds waves Pride flag at concert



… when he waved the Pride flag at the Lollapalooza Brazil Festival. Reynolds – who was brought up in a Mormon upbringing – has become a huge LGBTQ advocate in recent years, and in the past, he expressed regret in instances where he preached anti-gay messages. He told Billboard: “One of the …



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24 Gay Hours in Winnipeg



“I personally recommend Thermëa in the winter, when you can take in a prairie starlit night sky from an outdoor hot tub.” If you happen to be in town in late spring, Pride Winnipeg is always a highlight of the year to celebrate diversity. In 2018 the festival's will celebrate 31 years, with festivities running from …



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By | March 26th, 2018|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments

People Are Coming Out To Their Friends And Family Because Of 'Love, Simon'



A lot of famous LGBT celebrities say how difficult it was growing up with virtually no representation of their community in the media. There were very few openly gay newsreaders, athletes, actors or politicians, which meant these struggling kids had no one to look up to. Of course, that's changed in the last …



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NFL team that asked player about being gay should lose a draft pick



The failures on the part of the NFL and the Falcons sent a clear message to coaches that asking potential draftees if they were gay was NOT off-limits. Yes the NFL issued statements about how terrible it was two years ago. But actions speak louder than words. Just ask any coach in the league, he'll tell …



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By | March 8th, 2018|WehoLife Daily|0 Comments