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Troubled Russian Gay Club to Reopen in New Location

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday May 29, 2014
The owners of a popular gay nightclub once located in Moscow, Russia, announced this week they will reopen the venue in a new location after closing in March due to a series of attacks on patrons and the establishment.

Seattle Gay Club Arson Suspect Provoked by ’Sex Slave’ Email?

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
The man accused of attempting of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve may have been provoked to do so via an explicit email.

Co-Creator of Russia’s ’Homosexual Propaganda’ Law Wants to Ban Gay Bars

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
One of Russia’s lawmakers who helped create the infamous "homosexual propaganda" bill, which was signed into law by President Vladimir Putin last summer, is now urging for all gay clubs and LGBT social media pages to be banned.

EDGE 10.0: The Decade in Parties

By Steve Weinstein | Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
Looking back on 10 years gives us the chance to reflect on the dramatic changes that have taken place in every realm of human endeavor. Still, sports may present the most remarkable progress.

Accused Seattle Gay Club Arsonist Pleads Not Guilty

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Feb 19, 2014
The man who is accused of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve pleaded not guilty to the charges during his arraignment Tuesday.

GMHC’s Keep on Dancin’ Pays Tribute to Mel Cheren

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Feb 14, 2014
Live it up with the music of the good old days when David Morales and Quentin Harris spin the hits at GMHC’s fundraiser Keep on Dancin’, in memory of Mel Cheren.

Bail Set at $1M for Accused Seattle Gay Bar Arsonist

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Feb 5, 2014
A judge has set a $1 million bail Tuesday for the man police believe set a popular Seattle gay bar on fire just after midnight on New Year’s Eve.

Russian Gay Club Manager Seeks Asylum In US After Attacks

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jan 10, 2014
The former manager of Central Station, Moscow’s biggest gay nightclub came to the United States last month and is seeking asylum, after the club was the target of a number of violent attacks in recent months.

Authorities Investigate Arson at Seattle Gay Club’s NYE Party

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jan 2, 2014
Police and fire officials are currently investigating a fire that broke out at a popular gay club in Seattle, soon after midnight New Year’s Eve.

Mob Dismantles Roof Of Beleaguered Moscow Gay Club

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Dec 18, 2013
Moscow’s largest gay club, which was the scene of anti-gay violence multiple times over the last few months, once again came under attack on Saturday when a mob of more than 100 people dismantled the roof of the building.