The author of Gay & Lesbian History for Kids says a book like his would have irrevocably changed his childhood — for the better.

October 30 2015 4:30 AM

A high school in California is welcoming its first transgender cheerleader after she was rejected by her mother.

October 29 2015 9:00 AM

The organization known as Freedom for All Americans is working to create the next generation of LGBT leaders.

October 19 2015 2:01 PM

Most districts have simply ignored the guidelines, which call for gender-neutral dress codes and accommodation of trans students' needs.

October 14 2015 4:30 PM

Celebrities and scholars walked the red carpet at the Point Foundation's fourth annual Voices on Point gala and told The Advocate the messages they would give to their younger selves.

October 05 2015 1:20 PM

With statewide antidiscrimination measures tending to stall in the legislature, many school boards are taking action.

September 29 2015 6:46 PM

Not only did Lance Sanderson not bring a same-sex date to his school's dance, he didn't even attend. Still, he found himself suspended Monday morning. 

September 28 2015 5:44 PM

Lance Sanderson says he was first told it was OK to bring another boy to the homecoming dance, then told it wasn't.

September 24 2015 8:30 PM

Margie Winters and her wife don't expect to talk to the pope, but they say their presence at the reception will have symbolic importance.

September 22 2015 7:32 PM