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7 Gay-Friendly Fall Getaway Destinations: Easy on the Wallet

By: Mikey Rox*/Special to TRT— Summer just bid us adieu, but that’s no reason to put your luggage away. There are lots of great LGBT-friendly destinations to consider this fall, many of which are more affordable than they were just a month ago. What new adventures should be on your itinerary? Peep my picks below, […]

Healey: The Clear Choice to Uphold LGBT Rights

By: Christine Nicco/TRT Reporter— In the final stretch on the eve of the Massachusetts primary race for Attorney General, what you say and what you mean counts, especially in this highly contested election. In the final NECN televised debate, the candidates, Assistant District Attorney Maura Healey and former State Rep. and Senator Warren Tolman, shared their […]

Local Musical Parodies Westboro Baptist Church to Fight Hate with Laughter

By: Lauren Walleser/TRT Assistant Editor— BOSTON, Mass.—With songs like “Raise Up Your Sign,” “Get Gay for God” and “The Truth of Love,” the new musical comedy “God  Hates Musicals” parodies the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC), a Kansas-based congregation widely described as a hate group and monitored as such by the Anti-Defamation League and Southern Poverty Law […]

Gay Baby Boom: Two Dads in Love & in Love with Their Son

By: Scott Kearnan of GayswithKids.com— It was the baby photo seen round the world. On June 27, Toronto dads BJ Barone and Frank Nelson welcomed their baby son Milo into the world. It was a magical moment they shared with an intimate few: surrogate mom Kathy, of course, and birth photographer Lindsay Foster. But it was […]

Federal Judge Strikes Down Florida’s Ban on Marriage Equality

FLORIDA—The U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle ruled against Florida’s constitutional amendment banning marriage equality yesterday, making the Sunshine State the latest to see such a ban struck down in federal court since the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its historic marriage rulings last June. In Brenner v. Scott, the private attorneys sued the state on […]

New England LGBT Fall Event Preview Guide: Taste of Upcoming Events

By: Clara Lefton/TRT Reporter— The final weeks of summer do not mean the end of fun. The Rainbow Times has put together a list of LGBTQI-themed events taking place throughout New England in preparation for the fall season. Worcester Pride The Western Mass. city of Worcester will be celebrating pride September 6. The event will […]