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A gay fan thanks Corin Tucker, Carrie Brownstein, and Janet Weiss on the 20th anniversary of their Dig Me Out album.

April 12 2017 5:02 AM

The Religious Right likes to say that LGBT people are now granted "special rights," but they're actually the ones getting exceptional treatment by the government.

April 11 2017 5:57 AM

The attorney general is hell-bent on making life hard for transgender students, but the education secretary — and the president — need not abide, writes Congresswoman Susan Davis. 

April 11 2017 5:37 AM

Trump hopes to stack the courts with "orginalists" who think granting LGBT rights is ludicrous.

April 10 2017 5:49 AM

The nation's largest state will not abide by discrimination, Assemblyman Evan Low writes.

April 10 2017 5:08 AM

Mac McGregor wants to be Seattle's first out trans councilman. His wife explains how he can make the Emerald City shine even brighter.

April 07 2017 12:48 PM