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Emily Scheck, a cross-country runner for Canisius College, is bouncing back from being disowned and left with a family Discover Card bill. 

1 hour 12 min ago

This queer female-led comedy offers laughs and moans.

1:17 PM

Accepting the award from Out for Hero of the Year, Nixon spoke movingly about LGBTQ people, women, and people of color leading the way. 

November 16 2018 8:44 PM

Abrams acknowledged that Brian Kemp will be Georgia's next governor but continued to accuse him of voter suppression.

November 16 2018 7:21 PM

She's neither our savior nor our enemy, writes Amanda Kerri.

November 16 2018 3:49 PM

Laguens, a lesbian who has been with the group eight years and its public face since this spring, says she'll stay close to the movement for inclusive health care.

November 15 2018 5:17 PM

Activist Urooj Arshad says being LGBTQ and Muslim are far from mutually exclusive.

November 13 2018 6:39 AM