HRC's 2015 Corporate Equality Index

Tesla Joins Chrysler, Ford, GM, Nissan, Toyota & Volkswagen At The Top Of HRC’s Corporate Equality Index (But What’s Hyundai Doing There?)

The Human Rights Campaign has just released its 2015 Corporate Equality Index, which rates America’s biggest companies on their LGBT-friendly policies. We’re happy to report that the auto industry picked up one A+ member since last year’s report was issued,…

LGBT anti-discrimination employment laws (via ACLU)

Many LGBT Engineers Still Work In The Closet

To many LGBT Americans, the thought of living in the closet seems ridiculous. It’s 2014: “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” is long gone, marriage equality is making a slow, steady march across the country, and polls show growing numbers of people support…

William Faulkner In Hollywood

Do You Have What It Takes To Join The Gaywheels Team?

Whether you’re a seasoned writer, an award-winning video host, or just getting started on your media career, Gaywheels needs you! We’re happy to accept your review, interview, how-to video, or other content for consideration. There are, however, a few important “dos”…

Adam Lisagor

Provincetown Bear Week Begins: Celebrate By Ogling Adam Lisagor, TrueCar Spokesmodel

Gentlemen prefer bears — or at least some do. And of that number, many are packing their bags and heading to the itsy-bitsy burg on the tip of Cape Cod known as Provincetown, where they’ll enjoy seven days of furry…

Man driving shirtless

A Rundown Of Gaywheels’ Most Popular Reviews & Articles For 2014 (So Far)

It’s hard to believe, but we’re already halfway through the calendar year — slightly more than halfway, in fact. That means it’s time to take a quick look in the rearview mirror and see what’s happened the past six months…

Supreme Court of the United States (2010)

The Year In LGBT Rights: Many Wins, So Many More To Go

It’s hard to believe that only a year has passed, but it’s true: on June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States handed down two of the most important civil rights decisions in recent memory, when United States v….

Chrysler Group celebrates its products, people and culture at Detroit's Motor City Pride

Chrysler Takes To The Streets For Detroit’s Motor City Pride

In the automotive industry, Chrysler has become a leader on LGBT issues, and like other U.S. automakers, it consistently aces HRC’s Corporate Equality Index. Over the weekend, the company’s LGBT-friendliness was on view at Detroit’s Motor City Pride celebration. Chrysler sponsored…

Porsche Macan

Porsche Adds Protections For Gay & Lesbian Employees; Hyundai & Kia Only Two Automakers Left On Our Not-Gay-Friendly List

Good news from Nick Twork, Manager of Product Communications for Porsche Cars North America. Porsche has new protections and benefits for its lesbian and gay employees!

2013 Ford F-150

The Best-Selling Cars Among LGBT Consumers Are…

Yesterday, Auto News published an article about the increasing visibility of lesbians and gay men in auto ads. (Transfolk? Not so much, though you can glimpse them here and there.)

Hijra flashmob performing for a seatbelt safety campaign in India

The Most Trans-Friendly Seatbelt Safety Video That You’re Likely To See This Week

For decades, Americans have tended to lump the transgendered into two categories: transsexuals like Renée Richards and Christine Jorgensen, who’ve undergone sex reassignment surgery, and drag queens like RuPaul and Dame Edna, who wear the clothing of the “opposite” sex to entertain audiences and who may or may not be homosexual. (Drag kings are an entirely different ball of wax and, to be honest, have often been considered merely “eccentric” rather than transgender.)