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The real evaluation of Trump's candidacy will come on Election Day.

5:24 AM

This trans woman in a red state understands the anger of Trump supporters and says it's anything but black and white.

November 07 2016 5:50 AM

An LGBT cannabis proponent says Californians — and voters in Nevada, Arizona, and Maine — need to embrace the future.

November 07 2016 5:11 AM

The leaders of Equality Utah call for LGBT folks in their state — and everywhere — to support Hillary Clinton for president.

November 04 2016 7:14 AM

Interracial couples can sadly still relate to struggles faced by Richard and Mildred Loving, who helped end race-based bans on marriage nearly 50 years ago.

November 04 2016 5:40 AM

"The Trump effect" is taking a toll on this nation's students, but Hillary Clinton's plan to combat schoolyard cruelty could heal wounds.

November 04 2016 5:03 AM

It’s a natural impulse for outsiders—like we in the queer community—to reject the mainstream candidates and lodge a protest vote. But in this election, we must think strategically.

November 03 2016 5:50 AM
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