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Trump Jr shared a transphobic meme on Instagram & deplorables loved it
Trump Jr shared a transphobic meme on Instagram & deplorables loved it

His followers got the joke: "this is the freak who will like to 'groom' your children in kindergarten."

Boulder Colorado courthouse added to national register of historic places as gay landmark
Boulder Colorado courthouse added to national register of historic places as gay landmark

History was made in the Colorado town, but do you know what happened at the county courthouse over 40 years ago?

The most popular gay dating app in the world is ‘pausing’ for a week over HIV scare
The most popular gay dating app in the world is ‘pausing’ for a week over HIV scare

They're halting new user registrations for a week after reports that underage teens were joining and catching HIV from predatory adults.

Religious right is worried about Trump’s UN ambassador nominee because she opposes bullying
Religious right is worried about Trump’s UN ambassador nominee because she opposes bullying

They're concerned she might end up being "one of the world’s most prominent international gay/trans rights advocate[s]."

She attends gay weddings as a ‘stand-in mom.’ Now they’re making a movie about her.
She attends gay weddings as a ‘stand-in mom.’ Now they’re making a movie about her.

Jamie Lee Curtis loved her offer to be a "stand-in mom" for LGBTQ people whose parents rejected them. So she bought the film rights.

America’s biggest bridal chain launches new ad campaign targeted at ‘nontraditional’ couples
America’s biggest bridal chain launches new ad campaign targeted at ‘nontraditional’ couples

The ad shows two women dancing at their wedding - and it'll be on TV.

This celebrity went on a nutty rant about gender neutral bathrooms. Twitter cracked up.
This celebrity went on a nutty rant about gender neutral bathrooms. Twitter cracked up.

The former Pussycats Dolls member is now a big time Trump supporter. Surprise!

Only 39% of troops & veterans think trans people should be able to serve in military
Only 39% of troops & veterans think trans people should be able to serve in military

The poll also shows that attitudes are clearly changing.

LGBTQ performers & stories won big at the Golden Globes
LGBTQ performers & stories won big at the Golden Globes

And the speeches were pretty queer too.

Here’s a quick guide on Elizabeth Warren, the first of a slew of Dems who want to run against Trump
Here’s a quick guide on Elizabeth Warren, the first of a slew of Dems who want to run against Trump

We've put together a handy reference on what you need to know about Warren—and future candidates as they come along.

Gay bloggers speak out after anti-LGBTQ troll uses their photo to spread pro-pedophile messages
Gay bloggers speak out after anti-LGBTQ troll uses their photo to spread pro-pedophile messages

The anti-LGBTQ Twitter troll proclaimed, “Pedophilia is a sexual orientation you bigots."

This lawsuit against Grindr could spell big trouble for Facebook, YouTube & other tech companies
This lawsuit against Grindr could spell big trouble for Facebook, YouTube & other tech companies

Grindr is the world's most popular hookup app, with an estimated 2.4 million daily users. Facebook and YouTube have nearly 2 billion users a month.

We advanced science by fighting George H. W. Bush’s hateful and ignorant HIV policies
We advanced science by fighting George H. W. Bush’s hateful and ignorant HIV policies

Bush tried to limit funding for HIV-research and ban all HIV-positive immigrants from the US, but we fought back.

2 new studies say that transgender hormone replacement is safer than birth control
2 new studies say that transgender hormone replacement is safer than birth control

People on birth control are at a slightly greater risk for developing a potentially lethal condition.

U.S. federal judge tosses out conservative Christian lawsuit against ‘Drag Queen Story Hour’
U.S. federal judge tosses out conservative Christian lawsuit against ‘Drag Queen Story Hour’

The plaintiffs claimed the program "brainwashed" kids and used taxpayer money to establish a secret gay religion.

The CW will soon film a pilot for ‘Batwoman,’ making it the first-ever lesbian-led superhero TV show
The CW will soon film a pilot for ‘Batwoman,’ making it the first-ever lesbian-led superhero TV show

A lesbian superhero played by a lesbian, genderfluid actress? Now that's groundbreaking TV!

‘Death to gays’ pastor resigns from church after hiring sex workers, smoking the devil’s cabbage
‘Death to gays’ pastor resigns from church after hiring sex workers, smoking the devil’s cabbage

He celebrated the Pulse nightclub shooting and says that all gay people are "pedophiles.” But now...

This racially-biased Arizona law will lead the state back to the 18th and 19th centuries
This racially-biased Arizona law will lead the state back to the 18th and 19th centuries

This law forbidding "controversial" topics in the classroom would prevent lessons about historic racial discrimination.

Trump is stacking the federal judiciary against us for decades to come
Trump is stacking the federal judiciary against us for decades to come

With the help of the Republican Senate, the adminsitration is populating the federal bench with right-ideologues who will plague us for decades.

Stop claiming Romney’s ‘Mormon morals’ will make him the anti-Trump we need
Stop claiming Romney’s ‘Mormon morals’ will make him the anti-Trump we need

The Church of Latter Day Saints has hardly been a leader when it comes to morality and civil rights issues.

GOP plan to keep attacking Democrats for being cool continues to backfire
GOP plan to keep attacking Democrats for being cool continues to backfire

A Twitter troll shared a video of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dancing in college to try to make her look stupid. Instead, America thought she was even more fabulous.

New York’s surrogacy laws may get a major update to be more inclusive of queer families
New York’s surrogacy laws may get a major update to be more inclusive of queer families

One of the many reasons for the New York Department of Health's recommendation was the US Supreme Court's Obergefell v. Hodges decision.

A federal court just ruled in favor of Trump’s transgender military ban
A federal court just ruled in favor of Trump’s transgender military ban

An appeals court said that banning transgender people and banning people with gender dysphoria from the military are two completely different things.

Ellen ‘forgives’ defiant Kevin Hart’s homophobia & says he should host the Oscars
Ellen ‘forgives’ defiant Kevin Hart’s homophobia & says he should host the Oscars

Hart's angry at people who brought up his old tweets, but Ellen told him not to listen to the "haters" angry he advocated for beating gay kids.

Mike Pence had to swear in America’s first bi senator… & she didn’t use a Bible
Mike Pence had to swear in America’s first bi senator… & she didn’t use a Bible

Sinema joked about getting "a spouse" at the swearing in ceremony.

House Democrats pass LGBTQ protections for Congressional staffers
House Democrats pass LGBTQ protections for Congressional staffers

House Democrats didn't waste any time expanding LGBTQ protections yesterday.

One of the first things this freshman Congresswoman did was hang a trans flag outside her office
One of the first things this freshman Congresswoman did was hang a trans flag outside her office

Democratic Virginia Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton, who is the aunt of a transgender child, is the first Congressperson to hang the flag.

Olivia Newton-John wants you to know she isn’t dead
Olivia Newton-John wants you to know she isn’t dead

The singer recently revealed that she was battling metastatic breast cancer that has spread to her back.