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A century ago, politicians claimed that 'religious freedom' required legal racial segregation. Today, they're making the same claim against LGBTs.

March 27 2015 6:00 AM

Mitt Romney's comment about 'binders full of women' spurred the creation of BinderCon, a symposium for female writers that works hard to include LGBT participants.

March 26 2015 5:00 AM

Don and Gena Rogers tell the story of their son's coming-out and the path to acceptance that led them to join a PFLAG legal brief in support of equality.

March 25 2015 7:30 AM

Getting insurance coverage for transition-related expenses remains woefully byzantine.

March 25 2015 7:00 AM

It's National LGBT Health Awareness Week, and the prognosis for our community isn't good.

11:45 AM

Melantha Hodge has worked closely with many successful artists, so she's familiar with the deep current of homophobia that still exists in hip-hop and R&B.

7:00 AM

The experience brought up a variety of emotions for this writer.

5:30 AM