WTF?…Jussie Smollet

Sidenote: Greg Ballard and Men of the Den features mostly white, gay bears, but he has been a strong supporter and ally of The Queercast and is an example of local, independent queer media here in southern New England. For those reasons we believe he deserves our support and a space here on The Queercast website. This week Greg Ballard from Men of the Den …

Deadly Doctrines

This is an older, never before published essay, but we felt it was still worth including on here. When a hate-filled gunman unleashed terror on Pulse nightclub in Orlando over a year and a half ago, he became the latest and perhaps deadliest in a long list of murderers who have perpetuated acts of violence against LGBT establishments.  Until the Orlando massacre, the fire attack on …

Bryan Singer’s Minor Problem in Hollywood

I was inspired to write this essay after reading the article from the Atlantic, Bryan Singer’s Accusers Speak Out that involved a 12-month investigation into accusations of sexual assault by famed X-Men director, Bryan Singer, as well as businessmen involved with the scandalous and now defunct Digital Entertainment Network (DEN).  Despite the controversy surrounding the Michael Egan allegations against Singer back in 2014 and the …