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Following the death of civil rights activist and spokeswoman Marielle Franco, fellow councillor Taliria Petrone says she refuses to give in to fear.

18 min 37 sec ago

A t-shirt reminds us that Cynthia Nixon played a character worthy of her real-life ambitions. 

1 hour 4 sec ago

The queer icon, running for governor of New York, addressed LGBT rights in her speech at the historic site.

March 22 2018 3:09 PM

Detailed in a new report, it's the latest in a series of hostile actions from the Trump administration's Health and Human Services Department.

March 21 2018 8:04 PM

Amnesty International released findings claiming Twitter has taken insufficient action to address abuse and violence towards women on its platform. 

March 21 2018 3:18 PM

By incorporating local and artisanal ingredients, queer mixologist Ann Marie Del Bello crafts liquid works of art.

March 21 2018 5:44 AM