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The health care providers have decided to extend amnesty to victims. 

August 24 2016 9:47 PM

The Texas attorney general’s latest anti-Obama lawsuit claims that trans-affirming health care violates the religious freedom of doctors.

August 24 2016 5:21 PM Updated

Wisconsin, Kentucky, Nebraska and Kansas joined Texas in a new lawsuit, filed with the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and Franciscan Alliance of Indiana.

August 24 2016 1:14 AM

Zachary Zane's HIV panic was taking over his life — until he took action.

August 22 2016 5:04 AM

Rachel Maddow thoroughly debunked a theory being pushed by the right wing.

August 19 2016 2:23 PM

Those fights about laundry aren't always about dirty clothes, says our love and sex columnist.

August 19 2016 5:34 AM

Rather than perpetuating what all men and all women — trans and cisgender — ”should” sound like, Christie Block says she tries to help clients find a voice that feels right to them.

August 17 2016 11:17 PM