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Editor in Chief of the Advocate’s Top LGBTQ Film Picks

The oldest and largest gay magazine in the United States, The Advocate, is the world’s leading source of LGBTQ news and politics. The historic magazine, which was inspired by a police raid of a Los Angeles gay bar, has grown to become a prominent voice for topics related to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender […]

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Jake Gyllenhaal Remembers “Brokeback Mountain”

With his new movie “Nightcrawler” in theaters, it would make sense that star Jake Gyllenhaal would look back at one of the bigger, more important roles in his career, “Brokeback Mountain.”  In the film, directed by Ang Lee, Gyllenhaal plays a ranch hand who falls into a long affair with another man, played by the late Heath Ledger.  […]

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‘Days of Our Lives’ Launches Its First Gay Storyline

Days Takes a Baby Step Out of the Closet “Days of Our Lives” officially dipped its toe in the gay pool this week. It’s a bold step for what is, despite its numerous bizarre, over-the-top storylines, a show that espouses conservative values. More characters on “Days” consult priests for advice than on every other television […]

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