Grand Marshal

August 8, 2013 | Posted in News

projectq_atlanta_pride_parade_135_copyProject Q

Atlanta Pride picks 7 to grand marshal parade

By Project Q Atlanta

August 8, 2013

The help wanted period over, Atlanta Pride on Thursday announced a slate of grand marshals for its big gay parade through Midtown in October. Call them unsung heroes of LGBT equality. Read more…

Gay Atlanta Celebrates

June 27, 2013 | Posted in News

Project Q Atlanta June 27th, 2013Project Q Atlanta

Gay Atlanta Celebrates Supreme Court rulings with Midtown rally

By Matt Hennie

June 27, 2013

Hundreds of people crowded a Midtown intersection on Wednesday afternoon to celebrate hours after the Supreme Court struck down a federal marriage ban and cleared the way for same-sex unions in California. Read More…

Supreme Court

June 26, 2013 | Posted in News

GA Voice June 26th, 2013GA Voice

Supreme Court: Prop 8 supporters had no standing…

By Laura Douglas-Brown

June 26, 2013

In a second 5-4 decision on gay marriage today, the Supreme Court held that supporters of California’s Proposition 8, the ballot measure that ended gay marriage in the state, did not have standing to defend the law in court. Read More…

Georgia Day of Decision

June 13, 2013 | Posted in News

GA Voice June 13th, 2013GA Voice

Local groups plan ‘Georgia Day of Decision’ rallies

By Ryan Watkins

June 13, 2013

Atlanta LGBT organizations will host a rally at the corner 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue the day of the U.S. Supreme Court issues its rulings on two gay marriage cases. Read More…

Historic gay marriage decisions

GAVoicejune7

June 7, 2013 | Posted in News

GAVoice June 7th 2013GA Voice

Historic gay marriage decisions expected by the end of June

By Laura Douglas-Brown & Lisa Keen

June 07, 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court will issue decisions this month that could change the fight for marriage equality for a generation or more.

The last scheduled session for the current Supreme Court term is June 24. At press time June 4, gay marriage supporters and opponents alike were anxiously watching the court for decisions that could impact marriage rights for same-sex couples in California and around the country.

Read More… 

Do-gooding Atlanta Sisters dole out their loot

aspi2013 - Version 2

May 21, 2013 | Posted in News

aspi2013 - Version 2Project Q Atlanta

Do-gooding Atlanta Sisters dole out their loot

By Mike Fleming

May 21, 2013

Don’t ever doubt that, if it’s anniversary time for Atlanta’s Flaming Sugarbakers chapter of philanthropic gay male nuns in the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, it’s time for their annual Give Back Party to share the fruits of their efforts.

 Read More…

Mister, Sisters do one big gay block party

05-11-13_Spring_Break_Block_Party_Joes_SP_2

May 14, 2013 | Posted in News

Project Q May 14th, 2013

Project Q Atlanta

Mister, Sisters do one big gay block party

By Mike Fleming

May 14, 2013

You know there’s going to be trouble of the best kind when Positive Impact’s MISTER Center and the gay male nuns of Atlanta Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence get together. Make it a block party at Joe’s on Juniper, and we’re all in. So was everyone else. Read More… 

Cyclist take to the streets

May 1, 2013 | Posted in News

GA Voice May 1st, 2013GA Voice

Cyclists take to the streets to raise funds for AIDS vaccine

By Ryan Watkins

May 1, 2013

For two days this May, cyclists will ride 200 miles from Emory University to the Oconee National Forest as part of the AIDS Vaccine 200. The event, now in its 11th year, is organized by Action Cycling Atlanta and is a benefit for the Emory Vaccine Center. The AV200 will take place over two days, May 18-19. Read More…

Athletic supporters do purple drag for charity

May 1, 2013 | Posted in News

Project Q May 1st, 2013

Project Q Atlanta

Athletic supporters do purple drag for charity

By Matt Hennie

May 1, 2013

Camp drag at its best jogged—ok, mostly walked—its way through Midtown on Saturday for the 7th Annual Purple Dress Run, a fundraiser, bar hopping, cookout of an afternoon all rolled into one. Read More…

Kites, Kids & Just Because

April 18, 2013 | Posted in News

GA Voice April 18, 2013GA Voice

Team Friendly, Atlanta host ‘Kites, Kids & Just Because’ in Piedmont Park Sunday

By Ryan Watkins

April 18, 2013

Atlanta’s Team Friendly and Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will host a family-friendly outing to Piedmont Park on Sunday, April 21, from 1 – 4 p.m Read More…

Armorettes do Easter with Drag Races

April 1, 2013 | Posted in News

Project Q Atlanta April 1st, 2013Project Q Atlanta

Armorettes do Easter with Drag Races

By Project Q

April 1, 2013

The big bonnets, big hair and big drag queens of the Armorettes delighted a big crowd with their outdoor celebration of camp drag on Sunday for the Easter Drag Races. Read More…

Food Porn

March 29, 2013 | Posted in News

GA Voice March 29th, 2013GA Voice

Food Porn#21: Greates show on earth

By Cliff Bostock

March 29, 2013

Janet and Robert settled into their folding chairs under the tent of the House of Gay Human Oddities on Cheshire Bridge Road. It was late Saturday night, after midnight, and many gay men and a few women stopped to check it out on their way home from the clubs. Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence collected the $5 entry fee. Read More…

Drop the Soap

March 18, 2013 | Posted in News

Ga Voice March 18th, 2013GA Voice

‘Drop the Soap’ raises 7000 for Team Friendly Atlanta

By Dyana Bagby

March 18, 2013

Team Friendly Atlanta, a group dedicated to reducing HIV stigma, held its launch party and a fundraiser at Jungle on Saturday, March 16. Participants bid to get people “dirty” and then bid to clean them off. Read more…

Team Friendly does dirty launch party

March 18, 2013 | Posted in News

Project Q March 18th, 2013Project Q Atlanta

Team Friendly does dirty launch party

By Project Q

March 18, 2013

Put some sexy guys (and even a gal) into a wading pool on stage to get dirty and you respond—big time—by helping Team Friendly Atlanta raise more than $7,000 at its launch party on Saturday. Read More…