Army Secretary: Soldiers don’t worry about trans soldiers, they ask about food & pay

Mark Esper says no actual soldiers have even mentioned it.

For transgender Kansans, there may be no place as hateful as home

The resolution came from the son-in-law of Sam Brownback, Trump’s "ambassador" for religious freedom.

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No, Adam Rippon won’t be an NBC correspondent for the Winter Olympics

He declined the offer for the best possible reason.

SC Republicans want to call your relationship a ‘parody marriage’

Conservative lawmakers say that their "religious freedom" is threatened unless they're allowed to insult same-sex marriages.

Speed skater Brittany Bowe gets three top-5 finishes at the Olympics

"Other than being two-tenths off the podium, I’m really, really happy with that race."

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The recent school shooting shows that we need a better Consoler-in-Chief

17 people were killed in the shooting, but Donald Trump used the tragedy to attack his critics.

An ex-gay activist who says gays are ‘broken’ was invited to speak at Harvard

She said she stopped being a lesbian when she understood that "homosexuality is sinful, abominable, and unnatural."

There is now a Trump supporter dating site. It bans gays & bisexuals.

Straight Trump supporters need a safe space when looking for love, so bisexuals are told to keep out.

In historic first, Gus Kenworthy kisses his boyfriend at the Olympics on TV

"If I'd have known it was a big deal, I'd have made out with him."

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.