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Ronnie Kroell shares how something he heard Kenny Rogers say actually made a big difference in his life — and could for you, too.

August 03 2012 1:28 PM

The editor of says the fight about Chick-fil-A isn't merely a political debate in which both sides politely tolerate the other’s opinions and then eat a chicken dinner together afterward.

August 02 2012 6:00 AM

A survivor of so-called "reparative therapy" tell us why it's imperative California pass the first law banning the often-harmful practice.

August 01 2012 2:39 PM

One man remembers what it was like being scared of what to wear when he was a kid. Now everyone is suddenly "dressing gay."

July 31 2012 3:25 PM

As the world congregates for the International AIDS conference, Steven Chapman of the global health organization PSI tells us why efforts against the disease will be fruitless if we keep ignoring one big problem.

July 25 2012 5:00 AM

The senior minister for First Congregational Church of Los Angeles says it doesn’t make sense for the Religious Right to oppose marriage equality.

July 25 2012 4:00 AM

The documentary filmmaker who observed the PR guru’s antigay strategy in action in Maine says a new makeover of his public image is just another tactic.

July 20 2012 7:03 AM

Activist and Eagle Scout Zach Wahls says that what an anonymous group decides can’t stop him and others from making the Boy Scouts more inclusive.

July 19 2012 6:26 PM