DeRay Mckesson
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Even committed progressives should understand why the Republican Party needs LGBT voters and why LGBT voters need the Republican Party.

September 30 2014 5:00 AM

Here's one way everyone on the Internet could band together against HIV, without doing much at all.

September 30 2014 4:00 AM

Michelle Garcia is among this year's distinguished lineup of '20 in Their 20s' honorees.

September 29 2014 4:30 PM

I thought tech would be a progressive place to work as a trans woman. It isn't — but it doesn't have to stay this way.

September 29 2014 5:00 AM

HIV is still a crisis, says Rep. Barbara Lee, but an AIDS-free generation is in sight.

September 27 2014 1:27 PM

The stats on reducing HIV in the United States have barely changed in the last 15 years, and in some areas, it's gotten worse. It's time for a reality check.

September 26 2014 6:01 AM

Three people were arrested this week for attacking a male couple in Philadelphia, but it’s the lone female suspect being burned at the stake.

September 26 2014 5:03 AM