A new UN Report focuses on violence, finds heightened violence for bisexuals.
46% of bisexual women have been raped in their lifetime

A recent report from the United Nations on violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity uncovered a disturbing fact: bisexual women are most at risk for sexual violence.

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Watershed moment for LGBTQ Hollywood at the Emmys

The Primetime Emmy nominations have been announced and everyone from Ricky Martin, RuPaul, Samira Wiley, Lily Tomlin, and Sandra Oh are reaping the benefits. The LGBTQ community is on fire this year in representation on the…

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A gay Republican called the cops on a black woman… for using a coupon

The white store manager is a Log Cabin Republican with a shady history.

Presidential candidate Donald Trump holds up a magazine cover featuring himself while at a campaign stop at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Disrupter-in-chief Trump touts ‘politically incorrect’ bait with supporters

Enthusiastic “disrupter-in-chief” Donald Trump proudly and aggressively touts his opposition to so-called “political correctness,” which his most ardent supporters value above all else. Let’s take look at his track record. These are the facts. Trump…

Condom use is proven to be more effective than ever at halting HIV transmission.
Condoms used 100% of the time prevent 91% of HIV transmission

Condoms have long been recommended to reduce the spread of HIV, but a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that when condoms are used 100% of the time, they are…

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Weekend roundup: Condom-eating squirrels & non-lesbian fingernails

This week, some of the real news outdid the fake stories for sheer craziness.

Mormon church donates $25k to LGBTQ support group

The money will be used to bolster suicide prevention efforts.

Can HRT cause more heart attacks and other health issues for trans women?
Hormone therapy linked to dangerous health issues in trans women

Transgender women face a greater chance of strokes, heart attacks, and blood clots compared to their cisgender counterparts.

JUNE 26, 2018: Protestors hold signs that say "Just say hell no to white supremacy" to protest the supreme court's ruling on the muslim ban in Detroit, MI.
Quit worrying about the afterlife & fight Trump like hell now

Trump's presidency is sparking questions about the afterlife as social anxiety and hopelessness hang in the balance.

Gay couple publicly whipped after vigilante mob drags them out of beauty salon

The men were whipped 80 times each with a rattan cane as onlookers hurled abuse and insults.

Actress Scarlett Johansson attends 'Under The Skin' Premiere during the 70th Venice Film Festival on September 3, 2013 in Venice, Italy.
Scarlett Johansson exits ‘Rub & Tug’ trans role after LGBTQ backlash

"In light of recent ethical questions raised surrounding my casting as Dante Tex Gill, I have decided to respectfully withdraw my participation in the project."

Politics may influence religion more than the other way around

Why are Republicans more likely to become evangelicals than the other way around?

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Illinois’s Republican governor married a gay couple & the religious right is really miffed

Conservatives have accused him of "cultural Marxism" for officiating the wedding.

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19-Foot ‘Trump Baby’ balloon flies over London as drag performers protest

"This is a victory. People love it, he hates it, and it’s driven him out of London."

NOVEMBER 29, 2017 : Nicola Sturgeon attending a service for Dr Elsie Inglis's memorial in St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh.
Scottish leader will kick off Pride parade instead of meeting with Trump

The head of Scotland's government will be the first serving prime minister or first minister in the UK to march in a pride parade.

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Democrats introduce a bill to ban the gay & trans panic defense

Killing someone because they're LGBTQ "is not a defense, it is a hate crime."

Can marriage have a positive effect on healthcare for gay men?
Science shows marriage is good for gay men’s health

They did not find similarly for women in same sex households. Some lesbian couples fared worse!

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Harry Styles helps a fan come out to her mother at a live show

She had a message for her mother, and the former One Direction member announced it on stage.

Transgender people lead the pack when it comes to smoking amongst teens.
Transgender teens are the most likely to smoke tobacco or use e-cigs

E-cigarette use is up among all LGBTQ teens.

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Watch these trans men audition for Scarlett Johansson movie roles

If cis women can play trans men, then why can't trans men play cis women?

Franklin Graham speaks on the second night of the Billy Graham Crusade at Flushing Meadows Corona Park on June 25, 2005 in Flushing, New York.
Franklin Graham tells Jimmy Carter that Jesus would kill gay people, not marry them

In a blistering attack on former President Jimmy Carter, the Trump supporting preacher condemned Carter for saying Jesus would approve of same-sex marriage.

Trump’s Supreme Court pick was obsessed with Bill Clinton’s penis a few years ago

As the main author of the Starr Report, Brett Kavanaugh loved all the salacious details of Clinton's relationship with Monica Lewinsky.

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Boys get more than twice as much as girls in allowance

The allowance gap is even bigger than the wage gap, with parents giving their sons more than they give their daughters.

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They are their son’s dads in Canada. Ireland says his parents are a straight couple.

They tried for years to have a kid, and now they found out that Irish law says the baby's father is a man with no connection to him.

This may be the biggest court case for LGBTQ rights in world history

With one decision, the court could impact the lives of 1.3 billion LGBT people.

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This gay high school cheerleader is trying to unseat an anti-gay Republican

A Republican who got famous for his anti-LGBTQ law will be facing a gay teen in this fall's election.

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Republicans vote to make it legal nationwide to ban gays & lesbians from adopting

House Republicans want to protect adoption agencies' "sincerely held religious beliefs."

A new study shows the effects of health inequalities and tendency to caregiving of LGBTQ people.
Aging is harder on LGBTQ people than heterosexuals

A federally funded research project is releasing details about the effects health inequalities can have on members of the LGBTQ community as they age.