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When mourning what was good about Michfest, blame its poor leadership for the loss.

April 24 2015 7:15 AM

Gay reality star Karamo Brown addresses the homophobic and transphobic backlash to Oxygen's The Prancing Elites Project.

April 23 2015 7:00 AM

With a police scandal rocking Baltimore, an African-American HRC staffer recounts her own terrifying encounter with an officer.

April 23 2015 6:30 AM

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's CEO explains why 'treatment' programs to 'cure' people of their homosexuality are extremely dangerous for LGBT youth.

April 23 2015 6:00 AM

A progressive rabbi says faith leaders promoting 'reparative' therapy are dangerously distorting religious freedom.

April 22 2015 6:00 AM

Does being gay — or part of any minority — make you more empathetic to environmental concerns? This writer thinks so.

April 22 2015 4:00 AM

In this excerpt from his new book, Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial, Kenji Yoshino says the case against California's Proposition 8 was the first time antigay prejudice was put on trial — and lost.

April 21 2015 6:00 AM