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A gut punch. Pulse. Groomers. Disgust. It all came to mind in the early morning hours as news of the mass shooting in Colorado Springs became known.

November 20 2022 5:14 PM

Sunday honors trans lives lost and remembers bold lives lived.

November 18 2022 4:30 PM

Even with her concern, Monica Helms finds cause for optimism during Transgender Awareness Week.

November 17 2022 7:39 PM

The author of a new book on the complicated and consequential Kennedy and his life’s work on AIDS and marginalized communities, and how he always found a partner on the other side of the aisle.

November 14 2022 10:03 AM

Suddenly, election fraud seems like a losing issue, as are threats to abortion rights, voting rights, marriage equality, and other extreme measures.

November 09 2022 9:33 AM

Inclusive public education is the foundation of democracy.

November 07 2022 5:18 PM

Anti-Semitism, domestic terrorism, hate speech, and an anti-LGBTQ+ fire bomb dominate an ugly week in America, mere child’s play compared to next week’s midterm fiasco.

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