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The gender outlaw on how to make a brighter future for queer youth. 

November 20 2018 6:42 PM

The Alliance Defending Freedom claims a Pennsylvania school district's policy constitutes sex discrimination against cisgender students.

November 20 2018 2:48 PM

Jheri Jones, featured in the documentary The Joneses, looks back on the challenges of transitioning and reconnecting with her children.

November 20 2018 5:34 AM