Matthew Shepard

For The Advocate's 50th Anniversary, Pride Media's president, Lucas Grindley, honors the gay man whose murder inspired anti-hate crime laws, Matthew Shepard.

October 04 2017 6:13 AM

Parallel Thinking is a comedy show that happens once a month at OpenSpaceLA where comedians challenge the concept of "parallel thinking" and entertain the audience with original jokes. This video is an excerpt from the show, featuring gay comedian Solomon Georgio.

May 20 2017 12:24 PM

The murder of Matthew Shepard shocked the nation — but it took 11 years after the crime to pass an LGBT-inclusive federal hate-crimes law.

January 10 2017 5:58 AM

The death of an innocent teenager at Jerusalem Pride can be traced back to 'bibliolatry.'

August 05 2015 3:30 AM

The activist is ecstatic that Laramie — the city where her son was fatally attacked — finally moved to protect its LGBT citizens, but laments inaction in other parts of Wyoming and the nation.

May 28 2015 8:00 AM

Shepard's father and the director of a new documentary talk about why it's important that we remember him.

March 02 2015 7:00 AM
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