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This gay Catholic really wants to like Pope Francis, but the pontiff isn't making it easy.

June 18 2015 12:30 PM

This straight, cisgender minister wants transgender people to know that they'll always be welcomed in her church.

June 18 2015 3:00 AM

African-American lesbian Femi Redwood says Dolezal can't know what it's like to be black, just like Redwood can't know what it's like to be butch.

June 17 2015 4:00 AM

The deputy director of Equality Florida says that GOP presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio will screw over LGBT people in America if elected, just as they did in Florida.

June 17 2015 3:00 AM

The daughter of the Gay Games' founder says the international sporting event is being diluted because of a merger with the OutGames.

June 16 2015 3:00 AM

After leaving his violent partner, this man realized what made him stay for so long.

June 15 2015 4:30 AM

The nation is fixated on Rachel Dolezal, the head of the Spokane NAACP who allegedly faked being African-American. Does her experience mirror the LGBT one? Not so much, says this writer.

June 13 2015 3:30 PM