Jason A. Michael

Jason A. Michael

Jason A. Michael is a senior staff writer for Between The Lines and Pride Source Media Group. He has been writing for BTL since 1999. Jason is also an Essence bestselling author. He may be reached at [email protected].

Where Have All the AIDS Walks Gone?

AIDS walks used to be a pivotal part of the fall community calendar, and now they’re virtually no more. Once upon a time, they were everywhere in Michigan — some nine across the state with two separate walks representing Detroit. They [...]

The Global Destinations That Inspire 'Bargain Block' Couple Keith Bynum and Evan Thomas

How the French countryside to the beaches of L.A. influence Detroit starter-home renos.

Mural With Queer Themes Ordered to Be Removed From Michigan Middle School

After nearly a year of back and forth, the Grant School Board voted Sept. 11 to remove a controversial mural that opponents say features queer themes and witchcraft from Grant Middle School north of Grand Rapids. The mural was created by a high [...]

Michigan Trailblazer Kathy Kozachenko, First Out Elected Official in U.S., to Be Honored with Statue in Ann Arbor

Statue to be unveiled during the city’s bicentennial celebration in 2024.

Anti-Pornography U.S. Rep Gives Live Sex Performance at Children's Theater Show

When the literal news is more pornographic than the books Moms for Liberty wants to ban

Jenny Jones, Murder and Tabloid TV

"Lots of gay boys have crushes on straight boys. It’s happened to us all. But Amedure took it a step further."

Remember When Joe Jonas Accidentally Visited a Gay Club? Pride Source Remembers

It’s time to focus on a more lighthearted Joe Jonas moment.

Pink Delivers Harsh Clapback to Online Troll — But Was Her Response Transphobic?

Some in the queer community have taken offense to the LGBTQ+ ally's clapback.

Chasten Buttigieg and Book Reviewer Battle It Out in War of Words

"Leave my kids out of it," Buttigieg tells queer writer Yasmin Nair

Watch Iconic Lesbian Jodie Foster and Annette Bening, Mom to a Trans Kid, in the Trailer For 'Nyad'

We're not surprised there's already early Oscar buzz for Foster and Bening.

'GMA' Anchor Robin Roberts Ties the Knot with Longtime Girlfriend

“Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts and longtime partner Amber Laign have made it official, tying the knot on Sept. 8 in a small ceremony in the backyard of the couple’s home. The two have been together for 18 [...]


Why You’ve Probably Never Heard of Edward Brezinski, a Gay Michigan Artist Who Desperately Wanted to Become Famous

‘Make Me Famous’ doc explores the strange, sometimes sad ‘70s and ‘80s art scene.