The Road to ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ From A First Encounter in Times Square

World of Wonder Founders Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato reveal story behind meeting RuPaul Charles and then building a drag empire with the star

Out Asian Pop Singer Wils to Perform National Anthem at L.A. Dodger’s LGBTQ+ Night

"It’s so empowering because [my coming out] inspired hundreds of people in Asia to come out of the closet," music artist tells LAMag

Outfest Year 2 Returns With ‘The OutFronts,’ ‘Queer As Folk’ World Premiere (Exclusive)

Peacock's reimagining of the popular British then Showtime series will debut at the fest. Plus, a virtual panel on “Chucky,” with commentary from franchise creator Don Mancini

RuPaul’s DragCon LA: Dispatches From Day 1 of the Convention

LAMag takes you inside the return of DragCon after a two year hiatus due to COVID for all the highlights–and lowlights

These States Are Joining CA’s Effort to Provide Sanctuary for Trans Kids

Democratic lawmakers across the country have committed to passing state refuge legislation similar to a bill proposed by Democratic CA state Senator Scott Wiener

West Hollywood Says Sorry L.A. Pride We’re Going First—And With Lil’ Kim, Jessie J (Exclusive)

OUTLOUD: Raising Voices returns for its third year, after WeHo’s 40-year love-affair with L.A. Pride comes to a bitter end

L.A. Pride Parade Dumps West Hollywood for Hollywood

The first pride parade in Los Angeles County began at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard in 1970

Was There Really an Adele ‘Transphobia’ Controversy?

Reports of Adele’s bruising in the latest culture war salvo have been greatly exaggerated

L.A. Celebrity Stylist Faces Lawsuit for Discrimination, Sexual Harassment

Cristina Ehrlich told an employee to “tone down the gayness," according to the lawsuit

What Really Happened at Wi Spa

A viral video shot outside the ladies’ locker room of a Korean bathhouse set off weeks of skirmishes and a national debate over trans rights–but nobody got the real story.