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Zero-Sum Bullshit

Ernest Owens, editor of G Philly, Philadelphia Magazine’s attempt to make money off the demographics of the LGBTQ community, just published a manifesto in the opinion section on phillymag.com where he continues his barrage on “white people.” Owens’ manifesto has five...

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Global Persecution

If you are like me you love the news.  That’s one of the reasons that over the last ten years QUEERtimes has posted over 67,000 LGBTQ centric news links in our LGBTQ Global News section.  Sometimes the news is to celebrate but other times it reminds us of our...

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Gay Concentration Camp

On April 1, The New York Times reported a story that confirms that hundreds of 16 to 50-year-old men are being arrested by Chechen authorities and taken to a concentration camp to be tortured with electrocutions and beatings to the point of death.  On the same day a...

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Am I Really A Hater?

DISGUSTING: Men like James Duggan need to spend more time worrying about their non-profit status now going into an incubator than trying to defame black trans women on blog sites that are more irrelevant than qFLIX (yeah, I said it). To violate a trans woman’s...

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Racism and Resignation

This week’s column hurts me to write.  Last week I called on the Philadelphia District attorney to immediately resign from office due all the federal charges levied against him.  Elected officials and community leaders remain silent on the issue.  But nevertheless,...

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DA MUST RESIGN IMMEDIATELY

On Friday, August 18, 2016, I called for the resignation of Philadelphia’s District Attorney Seth Williams for alleged improprieties, if not outright corruption.   Flash forward to this week where federal authorities charged Williams with 23 counts of fraud,...

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The Call To Stories

Since I’m doing qFLIX and Qt this week, excuse me if this is short, sweet and to the point. The stories we tell each other are vital to who we are as individuals and as a people.  Person to person, generation to generation, our communicative link of passing along our...

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It’s Here!

As you are sure to know, the other hat I wear during the week is producer of qFLIX Philadelphia, the region’s largest LGBTQ arts and cultural event. I do so proudly with a team of hard working individuals to bring you the most diverse programming of films from around...

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bwoy

Sex. Nuclear love. Family plight. Emotion running ablaze. Relationships that on paper probably should not– not that we’re saying they won’t—bloom.   Aren’t these the nuances that serve as the heart of why filmgoers parade to the theaters?...

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