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A race has a definite beginning and end. Sex and gender do not. 

August 19 2016 4:02 PM

An inspiring donation by bisexual actress Amber Heard: her $7 million dollar settlement with ex Johnny Depp will be split by the American Civil Liberties Union and L.A.'s Children's Hospital.

August 18 2016 3:38 PM

"When it comes to the female trans athlete, I'm confused," the lesbian swimmer said in a commentary on National Public Radio.

August 17 2016 10:00 PM Updated

NCLR executive director Kate Kendell officiated this weekend's beautiful wedding of Jackie Biskupski and Betty Iverson.

August 16 2016 6:26 PM

The ugliness in Rio demonstrates the insidious nature of homophobia in sports, writes British activist Lindsay England.

August 16 2016 5:04 AM