Squirrel News was created to bring news about the LGBTQ community in New Orleans and from around the world. To explore the LGBTQ community and allow for opinions to be expressed freely.
Michael Lucas cleaning up his republican past
Michael Lucas, the Islamophobic founder of Lucas Entertainment has announced that in 2020 he will stop performing in adult films. Founded in 1998 he has performed in more than 233 scenes. Read More...
HIV research quietly shut down to appease the religious right
Scientists are speaking out against a directive by the Trump administration that has shut down research into a cure for HIV. Read More...
“us gays can be bitches,” says disabled gay man
Paddy Smyth was born with cerebral palsy. In a op0ed written for International Day of Persons with Disabilities he opens up about being disabled and the impact it’s had on his love life. Read More...
Norfolk firefighter forced off the force because he’s gay
The Virginian-Pilot reported that a Norfolk firefighter was forced by city official to leave after they learned he is gay. Scott Phillips-Gartner 55 apparently ran into trouble after marrying his longtime boyfriend. Read More...
Instagram hookup goes wrong
A Florida man is under arrest and two others remain at large after they allegedly kidnapped, stripped, beat, and robbed a man who had arranged a hookup with one of them on Instagram. Read More...
A trans asylum seeker was beaten & died of severe dehydration in ICE custody
Roxsana Hernández Rodriguez was looking for a better life when she came to America seeking asylum. She was fleeing brutality in her native Honduras but died at the hands of the for-profit prison industry who held her captive since her arrival. Read More...
Trump Administration asks Supreme Court to rule on trans military ban
Donald Trump and his dysfunctional administration has asked the Supreme Court directly to make a ruling on a proposed transgender military ban. Read More...
gay man sues spa for attempting to give him a happy ending
New Jersey resident Ronnie Arnau is who went to the Living Fresh Men’s Spa in Chelsea (Manhattan) was looking to get a “normal massage”. But claims the masseur started caressing his buttocks and genitals. Read More...
Salvation Army slaps ‘gag order’ on employees so they don’t talk about LGBTQ issues
By: Bill Browning
“If you run into a Salvation Army bell ringer this Christmas season, don’t strike up a conversation about President Trump or gay marriage,” warns FOX News host Todd Starnes is telling his audience. Read More...
LGBT BRISTOL RUGBY TEAM FIGHTING DEPORTATION OF PLAYER
An LGBTI-inclusive rugby team in Bristol is fighting to prevent the UK Home Office from deporting a gay teammate to Kenya. Read More...
IT’S POSSIBLE TO BE GAY AND NOT LIKE ANAL PENETRATION, MORE COMMON THAN YOU THINK
For most gay and bisexual men anal sex is an important aspect of a hook-up and/or relationship. It has become so prevalent we have created the top-vs-bottom position in most relationships. To a point that some people believe you have to be into anal to be gay or bi. Read More...
HOOKUP GONE WRONG, MAN IN COMA AFTER IMPALING HIMSELF ON TABLE LEG
A 37-year-old American man is in critical condition at a hospital in Sydney, Australia. Apparently after falling from a third-floor balcony and impaling himself on a table leg. Read More...
Bizarre stories of how a few gay and bi men came out
Coming-out experiences are almost always memorable, for better or worse, but some make better stories than others! A Redditor recently asked fellow users to share their “interesting or bizarre” coming-out experiences — and yes, he had a tale to tell, too. Read More...
gay 10-years old boy allegedly tortured and killed by parents
A judge unsealed grand jury transcripts earlier this week in a case about the death of a 10-year-old boy whose parents allegedly tortured and killed him after he came out. Read More...
Justice Department spokesperson worked for lgbtq hate group
The U.S. Department of Justice recently named a new director for the Office of Public Affairs. Kerri Kupec was named to basically be their spokesperson, and she just happened to work for the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), a LGBTQ hate group. Read More...
Grindr President believes marriage is between a man and a woman
Scott Chen president of Grindr, one of the world’s largest gay dating and hook-up app recently wrote on Facebook. Read More...
This gay soccer coach in Liverpool came out and everything went great
Greg McLean is the latest gay man to come out publicly in English soccer, now part of a slowly growing list that is showing the true acceptance at the heart of the sport. Read More...
Bryce Evans: Adult film star takes 20th mug shot
20 is either a lucky number or adult gay porn star Bryce Evans has a desire to set a record. It appears that Mr. Evans has been arrested again. Over the past 20 years he has been arrested for burglary, grand theft auto, battery, drug possession and DUIs. Read More...
Apple removes Tumblr from app store over child pornography
The social network's app was removed on 16 November but the reason for it being unavailable has only just come to light. In a statement it said the illegal images got through because it’s filters failed to spot them. Read More...
19-year-old problems as a masculine bottom
We all know that stereotypes in the gay community is rampant and pervasive. A 19-year-old masculine bottom says he has problems keeping men’s attention as a black “extremely masc” bottom. He believes that it due to the face that he doesn’t conform to perceptions of what bottoms should look and act like. Read More...
Danny Roberts of the Real World comes out as HIV positive
Danny Roberts stared in MTV’s The Real World in 2000 and at the time he was dating a military officer at the same time of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” Now 18 years later he’s making headlines again. Read More...
DIEGO BARROS EXPOSES HIMSELF WHILE ON AIRPLANE
It appears everyone wants to either have sex or expose themselves while in mid-air. We all remember Austin Wolf (Barros looks like he has more to show!) who filmed his hookup with a flight attendant while on Delta airlines. Well, he must have inspired another adult performer to film his own mid-flight sex act (it really wasn't full blown sex). Read More..
ALEX LANDI OPENS UP ABOUT STEREOTYPES AND PLAYING A GAY ASIAN ON PRIME TIME
ABC’s hit show Grey’s Anatomy will feature its first gay male surgeon, Dr. Nico Kim, Portrayed by actor Alex Landi. Read More...