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A step toward equality was thwarted by one vote, and that's completely unacceptable, writes congressional candidate Emily Cain.

May 27 2016 6:34 AM

The right wing's narrative is all wrong, and it has dangerous consequences.

May 27 2016 5:43 AM

After writer Amanda Kerri discovered her coworkers knew she was trans all along, she panicked about not being feminine enough. After the flowy dresses and expensive foundation, she realized it just wasn't her.

May 26 2016 5:43 AM

With Pride on the horizon, author Laila Ibrahim thinks about all the times she's exited a different closet.

May 26 2016 5:18 AM

A new meme and hashtag campaign is unveiled by two transgender advocates. 

May 25 2016 6:20 AM

The third-largest Christian denomination in the United States remains deeply divided over queer congregants.

May 25 2016 5:49 AM

A new bill could make competent mental health treatment even more of a luxury than it currently is.

May 25 2016 5:09 AM
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