Still home to a large collection of clubs and pubs, of course — the Admiral DuncanShadow LoungeG-A-Y — and therefore still a mecca for tourists and out-of-towners. The Royal Vauxhall Tavern has been a welcoming destination for gays since the Second World War, and the adjoining Pleasure Gardens contain a popular canoodling hummock more recently dubbed Brokeback Mountain. Vauxhall — formerly VoHo, now Vo-challe or Vo-zhawl — is now home to a sizeable residential community and a massive nightlife scene based around the clubs, bars and saunas under the railway arches: BarcodeChariotsFire etc… Possibly on the turn thanks to rising rents.
In the Australian Census, Potts Point had the second-highest concentration of male same-sex couples in capital city suburbs, only. It's a popular spot for visitors and mature same-sex couples looking to settle down and invest in a tree-change. People in same-sex couples tend to be more mobile than people in opposite-sex couples.
That is a question we get frequently, and it is one that is easy to answer. All of our Mile High City is gay friendly! The GLBT community here is highly visible — socially, professionally, and politically — and gay-friendly restaurants, bars, hotels, and other businesses are easy to find throughout Metro Denver.
According to one of my favorite real estate websites, Trulia, Dallas ranks No. And, the top 10 list of these gay-friendly neighborhoods in each city also happen to coincide with the pricest markets and neighborhoods in those cities. In otherwords, Trulia is just verifying something we already know: want your real estate to appreciate in value?
Track my home. As jubilant pride celebrations take place across the nation, major cities are rolling out the welcome mat with rainbow flags flying proudly from streetlights. This is the big one: the 50th anniversary of the gay rights movement.
Alyssa Milano sparked backlash on social media, after posting an ill-though-out tweet on International Women's Day, calling herself trans, a person of color, an immigrant, a lesbian, a gay man and disabled. Because Milano is a well-to-do white woman, this angered many who took to Twitter to slam the actress' comments. Alyssa Milano ruffled feathers on both sides of the aisle with an ill-thought-out tweet on International Women's Day.
Eric Porterfield, a Republican delegate in the West Virginia legislature, is being denounced by his own party and is facing calls to resign from Democrats after calling LGBTQ groups "the closest thing to political terrorism in America" and "a modern day version of the Ku Klux Klan. Porterfield started his nearly week-long series of commentary regarding "the LGBTQ" last Wednesday in the West Virginia House during a debate about local discrimination ordinances. There are many gays they persecute if they do not line up with their social ideology.