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The stories of his LGBT friends motivate Raúl Alcaraz Ochoa to work as an activist for ending detentions and deportations.

October 14 2014 7:00 AM

We must fight for fully inclusive hate-crimes laws in Pennsylvania and beyond, says Rep. Brian Sims.

October 13 2014 5:00 AM

HIV-negative gay men have a responsibility to use every tool at their disposal, including PrEP, to stay negative.

October 13 2014 4:00 AM

Publishing a post objecting to the word bisexual was the wrong move on Celebrate Bisexuality Day — and it seems the Task Force agrees, apologizing and removing the post.

October 13 2014 4:00 AM Updated

What do you do when the first person you fall for is your closeted best friend?

October 10 2014 10:00 AM

LGBT young people are being targeted and pushed out of schools. It is time to push back.

October 10 2014 7:00 AM

Making space for LGBT people to simultaneously embrace their race, class, and culture might not be lucrative — but experience shows it makes positive change, says one Boston queer theater veteran.

October 10 2014 6:00 AM