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When people use offensive words, it often comes from a place of privilege — not malice — writes Kit Williamson.

January 26 2016 5:47 AM

Ricky was cagey about liking guys back in the '90s; now he’s giving mixed messages about his feelings for women. Seems like being bisexual is now the big taboo, writes Mike Szymanski.

January 25 2016 6:24 AM

Advocacy organizations need to address the troubling disadvantages faced by low-income individuals.

January 25 2016 6:03 AM

Extreme negative reactions to books promoting diversity only prove they're needed more than ever. 

January 22 2016 9:24 AM

The assault on a woman's right to choose runs parallel to right-wing efforts to roll back queer rights.

January 22 2016 6:42 AM

The American Civil Liberties Union has a hefty to-do list when it comes to LGBT rights.

January 22 2016 6:14 AM

AHF's recent complaint against Gilead says less about the drug company and more about its controversial leader.

January 21 2016 1:09 PM
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