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The Immanuel Christian School, where the second lady teaches art, is harming young people with its anti-LGBTQ policies, writes GLAAD's Senior Director of the Media Institute, Ross Murray.

January 18 2019 4:18 PM

Debating the role of anguish in trans identity.

January 18 2019 5:28 AM

Political advances can't happen with a government in paralysis. But systems aren't as broken in Nevada, Dallas, or Baton Rouge.

January 17 2019 7:01 AM

The gay pop singer hopes the upcoming single "I'm So Tired" will go mainstream. But there are systemic hurdles that stand in his way.

January 16 2019 7:36 PM

John Smid once ran the "ex-gay" group Love in Action, recently portrayed in the film Boy Erased by Joel Edgerton. Smid now breaks his silence on his earlier work.

January 16 2019 2:43 PM

The spirit of Stacey buoys black gays in Georgia after the gubernatorial election was stolen from her. 

January 16 2019 5:22 AM

Why does a person like this have 18.7 million subscribers?

January 15 2019 7:01 AM