DeRay Mckesson
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In Las Vegas, high school students are being taught to 'choose purity' instead of how to protect themselves against STIs and pregnancy.

May 19 2014 6:00 AM

One unexpected benefit of a decade of marriage equality? Improved health.

May 17 2014 4:19 AM

If the events of the last year clearly display, LGBT rights is a global issue, and not just a Western one.

May 16 2014 5:10 AM

Here's one way to help LGBT people in oppressive nations fight back.

May 16 2014 4:30 AM

When stoning gets discussed as a viable punishment in Smalltown, USA.

May 16 2014 4:27 AM

Reaction to Michael Sam's celebratory kiss after being drafted Saturday is a clear display of the true meaning of homophobia — fear.

May 15 2014 4:26 AM

The most stable couple on daytime television just happens to be gay.

May 15 2014 4:15 AM