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Does the instant gratification of modern dating life make intimacy feel kind of cheap?

May 03 2013 10:30 AM

The 'ex-gay' movement is losing ground in the U.S. but holds strong abroad.

May 02 2013 5:00 AM

Musician Eric Himan says too many Pride festivals are ditching gay artists for overpriced disco divas who don't necessarily give a hoot about LGBT history or culture.

May 02 2013 4:04 AM

Rescinding Bradley Manning's invitation to be the grand marshal of San Francisco's big gay celebration is not what pride is all about, says Victoria Brownworth.

May 01 2013 3:59 AM

Will Jason Collins's coming-out pave the way for gay student and professional athletes to follow?

April 30 2013 5:00 AM

Will Brittney Griner's coming out break down the "feminine" wall of women's sports?

April 30 2013 4:48 AM

The Boy Scouts propose admitting gay scouts but banning gay adults because of some explained decision to stick with so-called traditional values.

April 29 2013 4:28 AM

Carter Gibson on how the power of simple storytelling can lead to social change.

April 26 2013 4:19 AM

The president who signed "don't ask, don't tell" and DOMA had the chance to address his role in these laws and use his turnaround on them as a teachable moment. But that didn't happen.

April 25 2013 3:00 AM

Meet the Australian drag queen who almost "turned" male supermodel Daniel Garofali and his straight mates.

April 24 2013 8:15 PM