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Photographer B. Proud lets love lead her lens.

July 12 2017 5:22 AM

The ardent Trump supporter has become more virulently transphobic and homophobic lately. 

July 11 2017 4:41 PM

The National Rifle Association's latest ad is tantamount to a declaration of war on people of color and the LGBT community.

July 11 2017 5:09 AM

The far-right conspiracy theorist throws in an anti-trans slur for good measure.

July 10 2017 6:50 PM

Dads are dads, according to the Swedish company.

July 10 2017 1:40 PM

Sean Dorsey and Shawna Virago fueled a creative insurgency and, in effect, kept their relationship young.

July 10 2017 5:32 AM