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Despite what Chris Christie thinks, securing pay equity for women isn't unfriendly to business — but it is hostile to women, says Beth Shipp, the executive director of LPAC, the lesbian super PAC. 

May 09 2016 5:39 AM

Everyone's fixated on North Carolina's HB 2, but Tennessee's new law allowing mental health discrimination is insidious too.

May 06 2016 5:40 AM

This transgender woman got a crash course in parenting when she learned she had a 15-year-old daughter. But what the teenager taught her mom was even more profound.

May 06 2016 5:20 AM

At this age, I’m closer to death from old age than from HIV complications.

May 05 2016 6:17 AM

HIV rates among queer black men remain shockingly high. Marvell Terry tells us about a plan to finally turn this ship around.

May 05 2016 5:44 AM

Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell's Equator Coffee just became the first LGBT-owned company to be named the nation's Small Business of the Year. The ladies share the secret of their success and how they deal with homophobia at work.

May 04 2016 6:37 AM

The Southern freak-out over LGBT rights is reminiscent of past reactions to equality gains.

May 04 2016 6:08 AM
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