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Mariela Castro, the Cuban president’s daughter, has made the country safe for LGBT people on the island. Now that Americans hope to visit more freely, what’s next?

July 10 2015 5:00 AM

The gay ranger who is helping make the National Park Service a little more queer.

July 10 2015 4:00 AM

It's not too late to put these movers and shakers on your radar.

July 06 2015 6:00 AM Updated

The LGBT ally took a nasty tumble at a pool party promoting her new bisexual anthem 'Cool for the Summer' and quickly embraced the moment on social media.

July 05 2015 7:37 PM

Celebrities around the globe took to Twitter to celebrate today’s historic Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality. #LoveWins

June 26 2015 12:14 PM

The gay icon shares her thoughts on some of 2015's least pressing matters.

June 22 2015 3:00 AM

The gay blogger also came out as 'pro-vaccination' and said he won't allow the 5-week-old girl out in public until she receives her shots.

June 19 2015 4:07 PM