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Out There :: Talking Gay Turkey

CULTURE | By Roberto Friedman | Nov 26
This week Out There finds ourselves back in Washington, DC, and environs, where we grew up, came out, and spent our wild youth. We're glad we're here before the Reactionary Right-Wing Apocalypse transforms this town.

Getting Open with Open Relationships

CULTURE | By Cutter Slagle | Nov 26
Whether your opinion is that open relationships are an excuse to have your cake and eat it too, or that it's no coincidence monogamy sounds a lot like monotony, you have to at least agree that everyone's choice deserves to be respected.

Time Debuts 100 Most Influential Images of All Time

CULTURE | Nov 22
Time editor-in-chief Nancy Gibbs and Kira Pollack, director of photography and visual enterprise, join "CBS This Morning" to share the stories behind some of the iconic photos.

Moving Forward

CULTURE | Nov 20
"Of course, this is potentially a very hard blow to the progress we have made under President Obama's administration, but we must maintain our resolve with our ongoing struggle for equal rights."

Recalling 1986's AIDSphobic Prop 64

POLITICS | By Ken Yeager | Nov 20
Many people do not even realize that there was an initiative on the California ballot in 1986 that attacked the LGBTQ community.

Out There :: Cultural Potpourri

BOOKS | By Roberto Friedman | Nov 12
"Love is a Drag," a 1962 LP of love songs by men, for men, was a mystery wrapped in an enigma for over 50 years. Now we know the back story.

LGBT History Month: Janet Mock and Malcolm Forbes

CULTURE | Oct 30
This week, we honor transgender author and journalist Janet Mock, who has worked to advance the rights of the transgender community. We also honor Malcolm Forbes, publisher of Forbes Magazine.

Out There :: 2016: A Space Odyssey

CULTURE | By Roberto Friedman | Oct 22
Some symphonygoers get up on their high horse about film screenings at the concert hall accompanied by full orchestra, calling them "orchestra karaoke." But Out There always enjoys these events

Allies :: Five Tips for How to Show up and Stand Up

CULTURE | By Jeff Taylor | Oct 10
There are some key points in common that will help you be a better friend and champion to those in your life in a less privileged position than yourself.

How Emmett Till's Murder Revolutionized the Civil Rights Movement

CULTURE | Sep 30
One of the most-anticipated exhibits at The Smithsonian's Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., is a casket that carried the body of Emmett Till 61 years ago.

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