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The murder in Orlando became yet another case of media and law enforcement misgendering a victim.

July 20 2018 6:24 PM

An Arizona employee refused to listen to doctors who issued the prescription.

July 20 2018 5:33 PM

Finally comfortable in his own skin, Chaz Bono is showing off his acting muscles.

July 20 2018 4:03 AM

Other vegans are denouncing the remarks.

July 19 2018 3:19 PM

The Ninth Circuit upheld an injunction against the ban, but will the Trump administration ask the Supreme Court to weigh in?

July 18 2018 9:29 PM

A 22-year-old trans student at San Francisco City College died by suicide earlier this month and friends stepped in where his parents who disowned him wouldn't.  

July 18 2018 3:19 PM