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As the Republicans unveil their epically homophobic platform in Cleveland, the Buckeye State finds itself at a crossroads over equality.

5:51 AM

Whether through more moderators or a zero-tolerance policy, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat must end the racist, homophobic, and transphobic bullying proliferating in these mediums.

5:22 AM

These are the people we obsess over when we're not fighting about Hillary or Trump? This really is the end of days.

July 19 2016 6:18 AM

The news cycle has mostly washed over the integration of transgender service members, but Riki Wilchins wants us to appreciate how monumental this change is.

July 19 2016 6:02 AM

No rational person condones the shooting of officers, but that doesn't mean things don't have to change with how African-Americans are treated by police. All LGBTs should empathize with that sentiment.

July 18 2016 6:24 AM

While some organizations are trying to offer gay and bi men more information on preventive HIV medication, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation is doing the opposite. Here's how the Los Angeles LGBT Center is fighting back.

July 18 2016 5:05 AM

On the eve of this weekend's San Diego Pride Parade, the 2011 Pride "Kilt Case" finally gets a trial dateĀ following five years of stall tactics by the city's police department.

July 15 2016 6:49 PM