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Boys Do Cry: Trans men not feeling able to talk about experiences of transphobia contributes to a terrifying mental health crisis.

July 16 2015 6:00 AM

The president of the Utah Pride Center says we should be greeting the Mormon Church's slow embrace of LGBT people with appreciation, not scorn.

July 15 2015 5:01 PM

Boys Do Cry: One survivor's story helps illuminate the unique pressures that often keep transmasculine people quiet about intimate partner violence.

July 15 2015 5:00 AM

Rather than ignore the centuries-long relationship between sex work and queer liberation, we should embrace it, writes editor at large Diane Anderson-Minshall.

July 15 2015 4:00 AM

If heterosexual celebrities want to cater to gay audiences to boost their bottom line, so be it. But let's not pretend it's more than it is.

July 14 2015 4:45 AM

Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone denies the existence of transgender people. Maybe he should actually meet a trans person before making up his mind.

July 14 2015 4:00 AM

Boys Do Cry: So many trans men respond to intolerance with self-hatred and silence. This one learned how to be kind to himself.

July 14 2015 3:00 AM