Bisexual people face significant mental health issues. Now researchers know why.
Bisexual people face significant mental health issues. Now researchers know why.

Internalized biphobia, unsupportive partners, and even being in a straight relationship helped cause the most issues.

Merriam-Webster adds words about transgender people to dictionary
Merriam-Webster adds words about transgender people to dictionary

Gender nonconforming, top surgery, and bottom surgery have all been added to the official list of English words.

Republican ‘Christian’ lawmaker busted plotting violent attacks against political opponents
Republican ‘Christian’ lawmaker busted plotting violent attacks against political opponents

He recently issued a manifesto calling for the execution of men who don't follow "Biblical law." (He meant gay people.)

Should felons in prison have the right to vote? Let’s look at America’s history on voting rights.
Should felons in prison have the right to vote? Let’s look at America’s history on voting rights.

The ever-changing definition throughout American history of who is included in the definition of “citizen” with its attendant right to vote can be illuminating.

Evangelist Franklin Graham accuses Pete Buttigieg of ‘flaunting’ his sexuality
Evangelist Franklin Graham accuses Pete Buttigieg of ‘flaunting’ his sexuality

He took issue with Mayor Pete saying, "God does not have a political party."

National Guard leaders in 5 states will defy Trump’s military ban & won’t dismiss trans troops
National Guard leaders in 5 states will defy Trump’s military ban & won’t dismiss trans troops

California, New Mexico, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington will defy President Trump's orders to discriminate against transgender people.

Canada’s new LGBTQ coin has been revealed & it’s already spurring controversy
Canada’s new LGBTQ coin has been revealed & it’s already spurring controversy

The design has come under criticism for implying that the fight for LGBTQ equality is over.

A man responsible for one of America’s most brutal hate crimes will be executed today
A man responsible for one of America’s most brutal hate crimes will be executed today

One of the men who killed James Byrd Jr will be put to death by lethal injection barring a last minute reprieve.

This woman says she can ‘cure’ homosexuality with a suppository that kills ‘worms’
This woman says she can ‘cure’ homosexuality with a suppository that kills ‘worms’

She says gay men are infected with sperm-eating "anal worms" and her suppository can kill them, because SCIENCE. Somehow it also works on lesbians. 🤔🤯

Transgender people are less healthy than cis people. Here’s why.
Transgender people are less healthy than cis people. Here’s why.

Transgender people were more likely to be smokers, more likely to be sedentary, and more likely to experience a diminished quality of life.

Trans man’s suicide attempt leads to staggering $93,000 medical bill
Trans man’s suicide attempt leads to staggering $93,000 medical bill

He wasn't successful, but a $93,000 bill for medical care has left him feeling hopeless.

A food truck owner selling anti-LGBTQ T-shirts says his feelings are hurt people are angry
A food truck owner selling anti-LGBTQ T-shirts says his feelings are hurt people are angry

"If this has offended anyone that wasn't our intention, it was just a good play on words."

‘To Wong Foo’ is being rereleased with new footage. Will it be a hit in 2019 like it was in 1995?
‘To Wong Foo’ is being rereleased with new footage. Will it be a hit in 2019 like it was in 1995?

The movie was originally released the year after "Don't Ask Don't Tell" became law and a year before the "Defense of Marriage Act" was signed.

Montana Attorney General begs Chick-fil-A to open franchises there to protect religious freedom
Montana Attorney General begs Chick-fil-A to open franchises there to protect religious freedom

“Just to be clear, in Montana, beef is king,” Fox added. “But we sure know good food when we taste it.”

The 6 queerest moments from last night’s Democratic townhalls
The 6 queerest moments from last night’s Democratic townhalls

"How would you cooperate with countries that view homosexuality as a sin and a crime that is punishable by death?"

Gay men in Coachella photo with Aaron Schock apologize because they didn’t know who he was
Gay men in Coachella photo with Aaron Schock apologize because they didn’t know who he was

They say he inserted himself into their picture with a friend.

A 15-year-old gay bullying victim died by suicide. Now the community is rallying.
A 15-year-old gay bullying victim died by suicide. Now the community is rallying.

"Nigel took his life because he was bullied for being gay. There are no words that can be said to make sense of this devastating news."

Pope Francis told a gay comedian that people who ‘discard’ him ‘don’t have a human heart’
Pope Francis told a gay comedian that people who ‘discard’ him ‘don’t have a human heart’

"We are all human beings and have dignity. It does not matter who you are or how you live your life, you do not lose your dignity."

Franklin Graham just cited the Leviticus ‘death to gays’ verse when discussing Buttigieg
Franklin Graham just cited the Leviticus ‘death to gays’ verse when discussing Buttigieg

Franklin Graham thinks Christians should remind all gay people that they're sinners responsible for all the violence directed at them.

An early supporter of LGBTQ rights is challenging Trump for the GOP nomination
An early supporter of LGBTQ rights is challenging Trump for the GOP nomination

As governor of Massachusetts, William Weld was ahead not just of his own party, but also many Democrats. Now the GOP has no room for anyone like him.

The Supreme Court is going to rule on LGBTQ job discrimination. This could end badly.
The Supreme Court is going to rule on LGBTQ job discrimination. This could end badly.

The Supreme Court announced that it will be hearing three cases about anti-LGBTQ discrimination this year in what could be a dramatic blow against LGBTQ discrimination protections. The three federal cases all involve questions about…

Roseanne complains that she can’t say ‘f*g.’ And did she just come out as queer?
Roseanne complains that she can’t say ‘f*g.’ And did she just come out as queer?

"Okay, because I am queer as two motherfuckers. I’m queer, I’m alien, I don’t belong here with all these people."

Over 20% of Sanders supporters say they’ll vote for Trump if Buttigieg or Warren win
Over 20% of Sanders supporters say they’ll vote for Trump if Buttigieg or Warren win

A recent Emerson Poll found that Sanders's support is rising and sets up a clear set of frontrunners and mid-tier candidates in the primary.

5 ways Easter is much more queer-inclusive than you realize
5 ways Easter is much more queer-inclusive than you realize

Yes, it's a Christian holiday, but it has queer aspects and has even become more LGBTQ-inclusive over time.

Will Colorado be the first state to elect a gay male U.S. senator?
Will Colorado be the first state to elect a gay male U.S. senator?

Former Ambassador Dan Baer wants to break the Senate's lavender ceiling in a state that once banned lesbian and gay rights.

Corruption is leading the homophobic NRA towards financial ruin, says shocking exposé
Corruption is leading the homophobic NRA towards financial ruin, says shocking exposé

The group most responsible for stopping U.S. firearm reform is also swindling its donors, according to a new report.

Trump supporter arrested for homophobic death threats against Democrats of color
Trump supporter arrested for homophobic death threats against Democrats of color

He told one Democrat, “The day you come after our guns, m*therf*cker, is the day you’ll be dead."