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In partnership between HIV Plus magazine and The Advocate, this series is a response to conversation about PrEP that's been derailed by slut-shaming.

October 07 2014 7:00 AM

HRC president Chad Griffin toasts the states that extend the right to marry to all couples, but acknowledges many couples still seek equal justice.

October 07 2014 5:10 AM

Why our deeply rooted hangups about sex are not helping the cause of LGBT equality — or kids' self-image.

October 03 2014 7:56 PM

Condi (or a few other women) might be the right person for the NFL job.

October 03 2014 11:30 AM

This isn't about symbolism or filling a quota. It's about enduring justice for all Americans, says the president of HRC.

5:00 AM

Every minority group in America is fighting some sort of war, be it social, economic, or political. Imagine what an army of minorities could do if we fought together.

4:00 AM

Reality TV isn't always what it appears to be, says a gay former cast member from MTV's The Real World.

October 01 2014 8:00 AM
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