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The comedian has written some deplorable remarks about transgender people — and there's no reason to believe her views have changed.

April 17 2018 4:30 AM

The weekend ceremony was attended by 200 guests and saw the bride's 8-year-old son serve as best man.

April 16 2018 4:18 PM

The Master of None star warned of the dangers of a divided community at the GLAAD Media Awards.

April 13 2018 7:51 PM

Jim Parsons explained how the singer changed his life. His story is one example of a positive impact felt by the entire LGBT community.

April 13 2018 6:00 PM

After making clear he's part of the community, the journalist spoke about the future of the #MeToo movement and his personal inspirations.

April 10 2018 2:27 PM

The Star Trek: Discovery star discussed the moment he decided to break his silence at the Out and Equal Momentum Gala.

March 30 2018 4:07 PM