Military to seek another delay in opening doors to trans people

The military was supposed to be ready for transgender recruits next week, but they're trying to push that deadline back.

Toronto puts up ads to combat transphobia

A campaign in Toronto attempts to address the intersection of transphobia and racism.

How Tipper Gore made me a better LGBT activist

It isn't enough to have a fire in your belly for social justice. You have to know what the hell you're doing too.

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Pence promises hate group they have President Trump’s ‘unwavering support’

Pence talked up the administration's work to expand so-called "religious freedom" and promised that they will defund Planned Parenthood "once and for all!"

LGBT people are more sensitive to bias against other minorities

Being gay in America is a wake-up call to the fact that life isn't fair, for us or for others.

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A Trump hotel was lit up in rainbow colors for pride (but not for long)

The Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago was lit up in rainbow colors for one night and one night only, and now they don't want to talk about it.

RuPaul is getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

"Sweet Cheeses! My heart is beating so fast right now!"

Gay man sent home for wearing shorts to work on a hot day returns in a dress

He was protesting the double standard that requires men to wear long pants while women can wear short skirts.

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Mike Pence to give keynote speech for hate group’s anniversary celebration

Pence will be met by protesters during his trip to Colorado to speak, including some dressed in garb from 'The Handmaid's Tale.'

Minneapolis’ lesbian police chief is mad cops won’t have big role in pride parade

A Minneapolis cop got away with shooting and killing Philando Castile and they wonder why some folks would be disturbed by their presence.

Jeff Sessions says DOJ will ‘protect the rights of all transgender persons’

Sessions is supporting Justice Department employees' rebuke of the Trump administration's decision to drop transgender student Gavin Grimm's case.

Why is the ACLU defending a school employee who called for death to ‘all fags’?

Despite a long history of defending LGBTQ rights, the ACLU is siding with a man who said he hoped someone would bomb the Columbus pride parade.

Cincinnati names street after Jim Obergefell & his deceased husband, John Arthur

Cincinnati city council members voted unanimously to give Mercer Street a gay update.

Federal court rules Mississippi businesses can discriminate against LGBTQ people

The shocking decision will let merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples and single parents.

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DOJ honoring student & lawyers fighting for trans rights to rebuke Trump admin

The Trump administration has attacked the rights of trans students, and now the DOJ's own employees strike back by giving awards to Gavin Grimm and lawyers fighting for LGBTQ Americans.

An open letter to Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy from the LGBTQ community

Dear Justice Anthony Kennedy, Please don’t retire now. Pretty please.

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Senate Republicans reveal secretive health care bill & spark massive outrage

Capitol police got physical with protesters in wheelchairs in front of Senator Mitch McConnell's office.

Most religious Americans oppose ‘freedom to discriminate’ laws

Not only are religious exemptions to the law unpopular, but even the people they're supposed to "protect" don't want them.

Kelly Clarkson helped this couple get engaged & her reaction is going viral

Her down-home country reaction comes complete with a phrase you wouldn't expect.

Why I don’t pledge my allegiance to the American flag

Patriotism is not the same thing as nationalism.

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Trump’s latest scheme: The sun will pay for the wall

"Pretty good imagination, right? Good?" he asked, searching his adoring fan base for the approval he so desperately needs. "My idea."

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Meet Donald Trump’s personal legal team, tasked with defending him in Russiagate

Trump's personal team of lawyers include attorneys with anti-LGBTQ views and ties to Russia. Shocking, right?

Jeff Sessions’ new Russiagate lawyer is just as horrible as you’d expect

Sessions hired a notoriously homophobic racist to be his lawyer.

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Trump’s selective caring tells allies & adversaries everything they need to know

President Trump shows compassion for the victims of crimes against humanity selectively, only speaking out when to do so would advance his political agenda.

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Perpetually campaigning Trump goes back to Iowa to face unhappy independents

Iowa independents who helped Donald Trump win the presidency see last year’s tough-talking candidate as a thin-skinned chief executive and wish he’d show more grace.

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James Cordon schools apathetic Trump with 297 copies of ‘Philadelphia’

President Trump clearly doesn't care about those living with HIV/AIDS, and James Cordon decided to try to fix that problem with a gift...or 297 of them.

Former Glee star comes out as transgender

Remember Sunshine Corazon, the Filipino exchange student with a golden voice who made Rachel Berry incredibly jealous?