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In memory of Princess Anastasia, a homeless transgender woman who lived and died on the Castro

Saturday, August 15, 2015
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"Perhaps because she spent her final days on the street, the legend of Anastasia was just starting to take shape by the people who saw her every day." ...

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Are gay men turning into the “sex police?”

Thursday, August 13, 2015
"You know what I  won't stand for? Other gays playing sex police."
"We've forgotten that sexual liberation has always been a cornerstone of queer liberation." ...

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A gay dad’s open letter to the antigay Christian billboard couple

Friday, August 7, 2015
“This billboard is funded 100% by your generous donations,” the Odgaards typed into the Facebook page of their new tax-exempt charity, God’s Original Design Ministry.
The Odgaards are at it again, and this time they're trying to shame gay people with 1,000 antigay billboards. Rob Watson decided to write them a letter. ...

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How this mom reacts to homophobic vandalism is amazing

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
This is what Miranda DeLong found painted on her garage door when she came home late at night.
Their garage was sprayed with heinous graffiti. But their solution was ingenious. ...

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AP PHOTOS: Transgender youths show hardship, resilience

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Atticus Ranck, 26, of Sunrise, Fla., who identifies as a transgender male, poses for a photograph in a hammock at a friend's apartment in Sunrise, Fla.
Many young transgender people, wrestling with their identities, find themselves shunned by family, friends and co-workers. Here are their stories. ...

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Celebrating 40 years, Richmond Lesbian Feminists were there for the best and worst of times

Saturday, July 18, 2015
Richmond Lesbian Feminists formed to give Virginian women a safe space in a time and place that wasn't at all welcoming to gay people.
The RLF is still bringing women together -- in a town that isn't always accepting. ...

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Caitlyn Jenner to write weekly column on LGBT issues

Monday, July 6, 2015
This image, provided by courtesy of E!, shows Caitlyn Jenner in the first official promotional trailer for the new documentary series, "I Am Cait," in Southern California. The show premieres Sunday, July 26, 2015, at 9 p.m. PDT on E!
Jenner’s spokesman said the columns on the celebrity content website WhoSay are part of Jenner’s effort to explore matters of concern to the LGBT community. ...

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Homophobic nurse tries to discourage birth mom from allowing gay couple to adopt child

Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Andy Miller and his partner were having a dream come true: They were about to be parents, and sooner than they realized. ...

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The importance of finding your tribe in the LGBT community

Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Throughout Robert Scott's life, he had an alcoholic father, became overweight and addicted to drugs, and was affected by the AIDS crisis in San Francisco in the 1980s. Reflecting on his life, he realizes one thing: the importance of finding ...

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Rainbow Facebook photos: Armchair activism or shifting tide?

Thursday, July 2, 2015
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More than 26 million Facebook profile photos have taken on a rainbow hue in the days since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that marriage is a right guaranteed under the Constitution regardless of a person's sexual orientation. ...

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