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In a court filing, Department of Health and Human Services indicated it would roll back protections for trans men and women.

May 02 2017 8:39 PM

Being outed as trans didn’t ruin this YouTube star. It gave her more freedom.

May 01 2017 11:10 AM

Connor Franta made millions off being himself, and it’s only the beginning. 

May 01 2017 11:10 AM

Lesbian sensation Gigi Gorgeous is also a model, spokeswoman, activist, and a trans woman in love.

May 01 2017 11:00 AM

Today is a Day Without Immigrants and Black and Brown bodies. Antiblackness anywhere is antiblackness everywhere.

May 01 2017 4:57 AM