J. Bryan Lowder
J. Bryan Lowder J. Bryan Lowder

J. Bryan Lowder is a Slate associate editor. He covers life, culture, and LGBTQ issues.

Open Source Holiday
Dec. 7 2016 5:16 PMYour Holiday Traditions Are Boring. Try These Delightful Ones Instead!
Outward
Oct. 28 2016 3:12 PMThis Story of a Gay Couple Split Over Trump/Clinton Is the Hate-Read of the Week
Normal
Oct. 3 2016 11:00 AMWelcome to Normal, a New Blog About How You're Supposed to Do It
The Next 20
Sept. 29 2016 5:15 PMHow Hot or Not Invented a Brave New World of Online ConnectionThanks to a silly online game, you may well be broadcasting your romantic availability from your pocket right now.
The Next 20
Sept. 18 2016 8:00 PMPulse and the Power of Queer TearsLGBTQ activists have a unique ability to translate grief into political action. So what happens after Orlando?
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Sept. 8 2016 2:05 PMLady Chablis, Star of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Has Sashayed Away
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Aug. 11 2016 3:23 PMThe Daily Beast Just Violated Queer Athletes, Gay Space, and Journalistic Standards in One Fell Swoop
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July 28 2016 6:02 PMIn Another DNC First, Sarah McBride Becomes First Trans Person to Address a National Convention
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July 21 2016 11:54 PMPeter Thiel Says Trans Bathroom Access Is a Distraction
Politics
July 20 2016 7:04 PMI’m With LuciferSatan is a defender of personal liberty who rebelled against the tyranny of the Great Regulator. Why don’t Republicans like him?
The XX Factor
July 15 2016 3:07 PMA Hard Look at the Trump-Pence Campaign’s Penetrating New Logo
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July 8 2016 6:36 PMGeorge Takei Is Right: Sulu Shouldn’t Be Gay in Star Trek Beyond
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June 24 2016 3:11 PMHappy Pride! Obama Makes Stonewall America’s First LGBTQ National Monument
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June 21 2016 3:56 PMScenes of Grief and Healing in Orlando, One Week Later
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June 13 2016 4:42 PMTrump Says Clinton Can’t Be an LGBTQ Ally if She Supports Muslim Immigrants. What?
Family
Nov. 10 2016 2:50 PMThe Post-Trump ThanksgivingHow to share a table with relatives whose views you abhor.
Normal
Oct. 17 2016 10:51 AMIs Applying Soap With Only Your Hands Really Normal?
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Sept. 30 2016 2:50 PMWatch a New York Drag Queen and a Midwestern Tourist Bond in a Lovely Times Square Encounter
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Sept. 20 2016 6:21 PMIs #Brangelexit an Apology for Jolie and Pitt’s Same-Sex Marriage Betrayal?
Culturebox
Sept. 15 2016 1:53 PMOK, American Horror Story’s Shameless Buzzmongering Totally Worked as a Setup for Season 6The premiere lived up to the hype.
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Aug. 11 2016 5:42 PMGay Olympic Swimmer on Exploitative Grindr-in-Rio Story: “U Ruin Us.”
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Aug. 3 2016 5:48 PMPope Francis Claims Schools Are Conspiring to Teach Kids to Be Transgender
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July 22 2016 5:30 PMWill You Like HBO’s Looking: The Movie? Depends What You’re Into.
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July 21 2016 11:06 PMDonald Trump Says He’ll Protect LGBTQ People. But Who Will Protect Us From Him?
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July 19 2016 6:17 PMA Trans Woman Has Been Charged With Voyeurism in a Target. Is the Equality Movement Doomed?
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July 11 2016 4:33 PMMeet Westboro Baptist Church’s Newest Member: a Jigglypuff in Pokémon Go
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July 7 2016 2:30 PMWatch Ian McKellen, Derek Jacobi, and the Cast of Vicious Talk About the Series Finale
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June 22 2016 5:36 PMOrlando Politician’s Message to Straight America: “We Failed Them”
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June 20 2016 5:38 PMAt Orlando Victim’s Funeral, City Stands Watch While Mourners Remember
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June 12 2016 4:24 PMThe Orlando Terrorist Has Turned Gay Bars From Safe Spaces Into Death Traps

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