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August 08 2016 5:41 AM

Donald Trump's supporters can't obscure the truth: His rise will lead to our ruin.

August 08 2016 5:10 AM

Queer youth are being disproportionately labeled as sex offenders.

August 05 2016 5:48 AM

A new campaign hopes to mine laughs from what may be the darkest election in recent memory. 

August 05 2016 5:12 AM

Targeting and harassment by police is very much an LGBT issue, according to shocking new numbers. Isaiah Wilson of the National Black Justice Coalition wants change now.

August 04 2016 6:12 AM

Is there room enough for two Prides in a single American city? The organizers of DTLA Proud believe so.

August 04 2016 5:33 AM

Coming out at 16 was mostly a nightmare for Ryan Zamo. He found catharsis by writing and producing his own show about the gay teen experience.

August 03 2016 5:08 AM