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Painting a discriminated-against group as sexual predators is just history repeating itself.

November 16 2015 7:03 PM

The director of Gender Justice Nevada reflects on the hope — and subsequent disappointment — sparked by the group's involvement with the Transportation Security Administration. 

November 16 2015 5:45 AM

EastSiders creator Kit Williamson says that adopting the mainstream's judgmental finger-wagging is not the path to equality.

November 13 2015 9:17 AM

The codirectors of Basic Rights Oregon believe their post-marriage agenda could be a template for other groups.

November 13 2015 5:30 AM

As writer Josh Sabarra proves, even the most sensible gay can lose their head in the pre-meeting rituals of online dating.

November 12 2015 11:17 AM

Spenser Clark is the bat boy for the Nationals as well as the ball boy for the Washington Wizards basketball team and a senior in college.

November 12 2015 10:18 AM

Following the heartbreak in Houston, and GOP presidential front-runner Ben Carson's terrible comments about trans people, Michael Hughes has something to get off his chest.

November 12 2015 5:30 AM

A woman at the center of the Houston storm reveals why the anti-discrimination ordinance failed.

November 11 2015 3:56 PM

What happens when the line you shouldn't cross is blurred by alcohol?

November 11 2015 9:06 AM

A gay, married Mormon with a family weighs in on the Church’s latest antigay policy, which bars children of same-sex parents from blessings and baptism. 

November 10 2015 2:14 PM