Are pop singers exploiting gay people? Mykki Blanco certainly thinks so. Le1f thinks so. These might just sound like fringe elements on the music scene, but there's a growing number of people that think that the way some pop music is being targeted towards gay people has ventured into exploitation territory - and Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Macklemore and Katy Perry are all coming under fire for it.
You probably haven't heard of the International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics association. Known as IGLA for short. What this organization does is coordinate an annual championship for the world's LGBT aquatics clubs.
This weekend saw the UK host two of the largest Gay Pride festivals in Liverpool and Brighton, celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life. Both cities will hold a parade and open air festival, featuring stages and street stalls accompanied by various arts and cultural events throughout the cities.