An 11-year-old got dumped by his best friend for being gay

A mother writes about how sad her son was when his best friend said, "My family doesn’t hang out with gay people."

5 things Republicans say about gun violence & why they’re wrong

Guns don't kill people, but people with guns kill more people than people without guns.

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Dustin Lance Black & Tom Daley respond to hateful comments about their baby

A prominent columnist said of their child: "Pass the sick bag." They chose a classy response.

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How the ‘Dumbest Man on the Internet’ aided the Russian election plot

Gateway Pundit's gay owner is best known for his wild conspiracy theories. Does this explain why the White House gave his site press credentials?

Adam Rippon didn’t get a medal, but he’s still a winner

The out figure skater got a lot of fan support.

Christian writer: Figure skating ‘proves’ that straight people are better

This conservative Christian argument really is a slippery slope to group marriage.

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While America cries out for stricter gun laws, politicians keep doing the opposite

The shooting in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is the 18th school shooting so far this year.

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Jeffrey Tambor has been fired from ‘Transparent’ amid sexual misconduct allegations

The actor released a defiant statement criticizing Amazon and show creator Jill Soloway, and maintaining his innocence.

There are a record number of transgender candidates running in 2018 & that’s good for America

While one transgender candidate in California has dropped out, two more are running for New York State Assembly.

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Roseanne on Trump: ‘We’re lucky to have him as a president’

Roseanne Barr's latest excuse for voting for Donald Trump: "It's great for comedy."

Maybe the Florida school shooter was a white supremacist. Maybe not. The threat to us is still real.

Virulent homophobia and transphobia is a key element of an emboldened white nationalist movement.

The skater who dashed Adam Rippon’s gold medal dream is so good you’ll forgive him

Gay Olympian Adam Rippon may be "America's sweetheart," but Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu blew the competition away last night.

Mom who tortured her 8-year-old son to death pleads guilty

She and her boyfriend thought the child was gay so they fed him kitty litter, locked him in a box, beat him, and shot him repeatedly with a BB gun.

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Romney announces Senate run. Don’t let him fool you into thinking he supports LGBT rights.

Romney started his political career portraying himself as an ally to the LGBT community. It couldn't be further from the truth.

Will America’s sweetheart Adam Rippon inspire pro athletes to finally come out?

Adam Rippon is a great skater. But his true greatness may lie in his ability to be an example for closeted athletes everywhere.

When it comes to mass shootings, the problem isn’t Republicans or the NRA. It’s you.

Remember, when you point a finger at someone, there are three more pointing back at you.

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Gay gold medal Olympian Eric Radford announces retirement from skating

Radford and his partner, Meagan Duhamel, are leaving on top after winning a second medal in the Winter Olympics.

Trump will address hate group leaders & far right activists for second time

The first time he attended, he was invited as the guest of a far right gay group.

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Key lessons we should all learn from the Rose McGowan, trans activist showdown

What can we learn from the screaming match heard round the world?

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Why did Sean Hannity sexualize Obama’s portrait by a gay artist?

Where most people saw an interesting modern take on official portraiture, Hannity saw sperm.

Are gay guys really slutty cheaters?

The answer is yes, according to a British survey. But how reliable is a survey done by a magazine?

PHOTOS: 20 adorable queer couples celebrating Valentine’s Day

Some of our favorite pics today show love is love.

Here’s your daily dose of cute from gay Olympian Adam Rippon

With Rippon mania raging across the country, it’s hard to keep up. We’re here to help.

Trump Jr. is trying to tarnish Rippon as the latest ungrateful minority athlete

The Olympics is about national pride, but Trump's son illustrates how little that matters when the athlete isn't a straight, white male.

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The irony of Piers Morgan claiming offense at Omarosa calling him an antigay slur

Morgan claims Omarosa went after him when he refused to have sex with her, but the pearl clutching is funny coming from him.

What does it take to get off the Trump rollercoaster?

The Trump ride is killing people, but Republicans refuse to fix the safety issues.