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More and more research shows that stress is severely harming people, especially minorities targeted for discrimination. Clinton Anderson of the American Psychological Association tells us what needs to be done.

6:49 AM

We can't take these attempts to demonize trans lives lightly, say members of GetEqual.

5:20 AM

Tireless equality advocate Michael Golojuch Jr. details the Herculean effort to ban so-called ex-gay therapy in a state that many forget is the home of evangelicals and Mormons.

March 22 2016 11:40 AM

This equality advocate is furious with Republican obstruction over the Supreme Court justice nominee — and he's proposing a novel idea to deal with it.

March 21 2016 11:22 AM

California Congressman Mike Honda pulls back the curtain on the damaging, discredited practice known as "conversion therapy."

March 18 2016 6:41 AM

Getting married and participating in other cisgender rituals is not enough to change the trans experience, write Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley and Matthew Richardson.

March 18 2016 5:19 AM
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