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The director of Social Policy and Politics at the think tank Third Way examines trends in polling and finds that the youngest generation’s support doesn’t explain the entire shift.

October 28 2012 6:00 AM

AIDS Walk founder and community organizer Craig R. Miller says a Santa Monica ban on paid advertising by non-profit organizations is discrimination.

October 27 2012 2:29 PM

A straight, married mom wants to help you make a baby or two.

October 26 2012 4:05 AM

A student journalist outlines Northwestern University's effort to assure the future of fair and extensive media coverage on LGBT issues.

October 26 2012 4:00 AM

Noah’s Arc star Doug Spearman’s sleepless nights over his new adventure.

October 24 2012 4:00 AM

Here’s the simple truth: I’m not a Republican. And here’s the less simple truth: I wish I could be.

I’m an intensely political person by nature, so it’s infuriating not to have a party that I can support. In many ways, that party should be the GOP. As an entrepreneur and an individualist, I am drawn to the Republicans’ hands-off approach to fiscal policy. But although I believe that government should not interfere with business, I believe just as strongly that religion has no business in government.

October 23 2012 3:40 PM

A new tour associated with the It Gets Better project is headed to places where LGBT activists have for too long ignored.

October 23 2012 12:07 PM

Playwright Sean Chandler remembers the first time he ever stepped foot into a gay bar.

October 22 2012 3:30 AM

The Big Bird meme was hilarious for a few moments — until a gay Twitter user was told to 'Grow up.'

October 19 2012 4:00 AM

Sacha Sacket never thought he'd do a musical, but when the opportunity to help bullied or depressed LGBT youth came along, he couldn't say no.

October 17 2012 8:07 PM