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During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Rev. Irene Monroe pleads for more resources for LGBT communites of color.

October 07 2016 6:47 AM

After a Philadelphia bar owner was caught denigrating African-Americans, writer Amanda Kerri wonders why blue-state bastions can often be so segregated.

October 06 2016 5:55 AM

Gay Arkansas writer Kurt Niece considers the outsize role other people's religion has in his life and the world.

October 06 2016 5:24 AM

We don't have to wait until federal employment protections for trans people; positive changes can happen now.

October 05 2016 5:18 AM

Tim Kaine failed to confront Mike Pence on his "license to discriminate" law.

October 05 2016 12:17 AM

The debate ended without a single question on Mike Pence's history of anti-LGBT discrimination.

October 05 2016 12:15 AM

Both the GOP nominee and many of his LGBT supporters are using Islamophobia to sway Democrats. It's disgraceful, writes People for the American Way's Peter Montgomery.

October 03 2016 5:52 AM
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