LA Weekly - Grindr, an application used by many gay men, has recently gone public with a promotional campaign titled Kindr. Grindr, which allows gay men to chat with other gay men based upon geolocation, has for some taken the place of cruising in person, as it can be used to set up casual sexual encounters among men.

It’s also a breeding ground for problematic themes within queer culture. Grindr has long been under scrutiny as it has allowed profiles to include the terms “masc4masc,” or “no blacks no Asians no femmes” within user profiles.

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