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It's easy — especially for LGBT people — to succumb to vices this time of year. Here's how you can keep your friends and family on the right path.

December 15 2015 6:12 AM

Doctors at the esteemed institution are perpetuating dangerous myths about transgender people — and the university is not doing enough to stop them.

December 15 2015 5:36 AM

The National Center for Lesbian Rights' Kate Kendell makes a powerful argument for rejecting hysteria.

December 14 2015 4:07 AM

The Mount Horeb, Wis., school board just passed protections for trans students, but there was drama — and compassion — that preceded that change. 

December 11 2015 5:30 AM

Sylvia Burwell, secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and HRC president Chad Griffin urge LGBT people to get insured and stay alive.

December 11 2015 4:00 AM

Unlike its users, the app's simultaneous joys and heartbreaks are ageless.

December 10 2015 4:30 AM
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