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Sarah Bricker Hunt

Sarah Bricker Hunt

Sarah Bricker Hunt, a proud Eastern Michigan University alum and the managing editor for Pride Source/Between The Lines, believes in the power of intentional journalism focused on people building their communities through everyday acts of love and service.

Eminem’s Queer Kid Stevie Mathers Casually Drops Details About Long-Term Romance with Partner Jase 

Detroit rapper Eminem’s child Stevie Mathers, who came out as genderfluid and bisexual in 2021, has gone public with a new relationship that Mathers describes as “serious,” and it turns out, it’s only new news to [...]

Bad Bunny, Who Doesn’t Care If You Think He’s Queer, Is Coming to Detroit

The rapper-singer has amassed a vocally supportive queer following thanks to his now-private thirst-trap-happy Instagram feed and his outspoken LGBTQ+ allyship.

Watch Halloween-Themed Drag, Plus Other Queer Spooky Season Michigan Events

If you’ve been meticulously planning your Ken-who-strictly-does-beach costume, planning to join up with the Weird Barbie cult or plotting something horrifying that makes your friends uncomfortable, your moment has arrived. They call it Queer [...]

Detroit’s Chinatown Has Vanished, But This Queer Writer Keeps the Memories Alive in New Memoir

In “Everything I Learned, I Learned in a Chinese Restaurant,” author Curtis Chin describes coming of age in Detroit’s Cass Corridor Chinatown neighborhood. In the ’70s and ’80s, his parents ran a popular Chinese [...]

Madonna Wows London Crowd as 'Celebration' Tour Kicks Off

Sorry, haters — looks like the world's best-selling female artist has still got what it takes.

When Sufjan Stevens Finally Came Out, He Broke Our Hearts

For two decades, curious queer fans of the enigmatic indie singer-songwriter (and Detroit-born and Michigan-raised) Sufjan Stevens have pored over his equally enigmatic lyrics for the reverse red herring that would finally put the question to rest. [...]

Queer Things to Do: See ‘Company,' Let Loose at Dance Church, Spend Time with David Sedaris

It’s time to whip out that planner and pencil in some unique, queer-charged local events for the coming weeks. From a Broadway show (“Company” at the Fisher) to a scholarly event focused on the cultural significance of drag as art, [...]

Why LGBTQ+ Advocate Judy Lewis Has Dedicated Her Career to Helping Michigan's Older LGBTQ+ Community

This article is part of the News is Out “Out and Aging” series, made possible with support from AARP.Longtime queer community advocate and all-around rockstar servant of the people Judy Lewis isn’t sure why we’d want to [...]

Michigan Supreme Court Sets Precedent by Mandating Pronoun Respect in Courtrooms

The state is the first to formally enforce the use of personal pronouns in courtrooms.

Michigan LGBTQ+ Advocates Working to Dismantle ‘Gay Panic’ Criminal Defense

In a move that Michigan LGBTQ+ advocates say is long overdue, the Democrat-led Michigan legislature is moving forward on HB 4718, a bill that would eliminate the “gay panic” defense across the state. The bill made it out of committee [...]

Jonathan Van Ness Takes a Whirlwind Tour Educating Transphobes on the Realties of Women in Sports

Jonathan Van Ness, beauty influencer, entrepreneur, amateur gymnast, star of Netflix's “Queer Eye” and all-around fantastic human being, has been putting in way too much emotional labor batting down tired arguments about trans women in [...]

Queer Things to Do: Get in One More Pride Fest, See Gina Chavez and Renée Fleming, Help Launch a New Queer Book

Now that the “Barbie” hoopla has passed, you can seek out queer energy in new places. Just kidding — it’s time to sort out your Barbiecore Halloween costume.