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

LGBT youth make up only 6 percent of the general population but represent 15 percent of people currently in juvenile detention.

September 18 2015 11:51 AM

The archdiocese calls on parents to promise they'll uphold church doctrine — a potential problem for LGBT Catholics and allies.

September 17 2015 7:48 PM

Landon Patterson describes the moment she was crowned Homecoming Queen as a dream come true.

September 14 2015 8:56 AM

The gay congressman says perhaps colleges should expel students accused of sexual assault, even if they haven't been proved guilty.

September 11 2015 9:49 PM

Planned Parenthood and the HRC are calling attention to the immense need for inclusive sex education.

September 09 2015 2:35 PM

Days after more than 150 people protested against trans student Lila Perry at her Missouri school, others rallied in support of her.

September 08 2015 3:27 PM

The battle for trans-inclusive K-12 education heats up after a federal judge denies a high school student's request to use the boy's restroom.

September 06 2015 10:55 AM

However, legislators may challenge it — even trying to require genital exams.

August 27 2015 10:57 PM

Schools in the Springfield diocese won't turn away children of gay parents, but they may make them feel unwelcome.

August 27 2015 3:52 PM