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Police need help in the murder of a Baltimore trans woman
Police need help in the murder of a Baltimore trans woman

Tydi was found shot to death last week. Police are reaching out for information.

Lesbians forced to quit saving lives because they’re ‘too gay’
Lesbians forced to quit saving lives because they’re ‘too gay’

The married firefighters lost their jobs because they called each other “wives.”

They thought she is transgender so they put her in the men’s prison. She isn’t.
They thought she is transgender so they put her in the men’s prison. She isn’t.

The nurse told officers “everything fell out” when she was examined - despite no physical examination being performed.

This video game about seducing male demons is a steamy step forward for gay gamers
This video game about seducing male demons is a steamy step forward for gay gamers

"To Trust an Incubus" is a gay dating simulator similar to "Dream Daddy."

The pope says gay priests are being ‘fashionable’ & should ‘leave the ministry’
The pope says gay priests are being ‘fashionable’ & should ‘leave the ministry’

Priests with "homosexual tendencies" are barred from the priesthood unless they prove they have been celibate for three years. But even that might not be enough.

Trump’s latest con is that he just protected LGBTQ rights. He didn’t.
Trump’s latest con is that he just protected LGBTQ rights. He didn’t.

Trump is promoting this deal as a boon for American workers, but in reality it’s just more of the same.

Neighbors watched as gay couple stabbed & beaten in yard. No one would help.
Neighbors watched as gay couple stabbed & beaten in yard. No one would help.

“Neighbors, everybody just looking,” he said. “Nobody called the police.”

LGBTQ protections in Trump’s new trade deal were nullified… in a footnote
LGBTQ protections in Trump’s new trade deal were nullified… in a footnote

The deal now says that protections for federal employees are enough so the US has already met the standard.

This city wants to fine residents for ‘acts that are considered LGBT’
This city wants to fine residents for ‘acts that are considered LGBT’

The law would fine people for being noticeable LGBTQ and "immoral acts with the same-sex."

Should Bernie Sanders run for president again in 2020?
Should Bernie Sanders run for president again in 2020?

The Vermont Senator is giving every sign that he's going to run again, but his resistance to identity politics could be his downfall in today's Democratic party.

This trans activist recently shared her memories of the Stonewall uprising and early life in NYC
This trans activist recently shared her memories of the Stonewall uprising and early life in NYC

She saw police and people fighting in the streets at 4 in the morning.

Newly released documents suggest Milo Yiannopoulos is in serious financial trouble
Newly released documents suggest Milo Yiannopoulos is in serious financial trouble

His former lawyers and the hotel that hosted his Hawaii wedding have both come collecting.

What I learned from my glorious evening with Michelle Obama
What I learned from my glorious evening with Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama's new book and book tour are helping empower people typically swept to the margins.

The host of ‘Kikis With Louie’ wants to engage with LGBTQ youth
The host of ‘Kikis With Louie’ wants to engage with LGBTQ youth

Louie Ortiz-Fonseca hosts "Kikis With Louie," a new YouTube series where celebs discuss issues important to LGBTQ youth of color.

Jackie Chan’s estranged lesbian daughter recently married her girlfriend
Jackie Chan’s estranged lesbian daughter recently married her girlfriend

The couple is using their wedding to push for marriage equality and the healing power of love on abused LGBTQ people.

OK’s governor-elect picks an anti-LGBTQ leader to head his transition team
OK’s governor-elect picks an anti-LGBTQ leader to head his transition team

Marc Nuttle served as board chair of the Oak Initiative, a collection of bigots and crackpots that blame LGBTQ people for hurricanes and the mass death of birds.

These 6 possible U.S. Supreme Court cases could determine the future of LGBTQ rights
These 6 possible U.S. Supreme Court cases could determine the future of LGBTQ rights

There are cases on workplace discrimination, trans bathroom rights and (of course) gay wedding cake.

The HIV epidemic forced us to become heroes as our closest friends withered
The HIV epidemic forced us to become heroes as our closest friends withered

"Watching them disintegrate felt like a preview of coming attractions."

Trans male model Laith Ashley speaks about transphobia in the modeling industry
Trans male model Laith Ashley speaks about transphobia in the modeling industry

"I woke up to a ton of messages, mostly negative.... I felt exposed. I didn't know what to do."

George H. W. Bush blew GOP’s last chance to abandon anti-LGBTQ extremism
George H. W. Bush blew GOP’s last chance to abandon anti-LGBTQ extremism

George H.W. Bush was a man of personal decency, but it never translated into helping us when he was president.

Hate group leader asks followers to pray against civil rights law
Hate group leader asks followers to pray against civil rights law

He ties himself in knots trying to find a way to describe the law negatively.

A lesbian student was left with broken ribs after being attacked at school
A lesbian student was left with broken ribs after being attacked at school

School officials say they can't identify the alleged perpetrators.

The Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center is making this a gay holiday season
The Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center is making this a gay holiday season

Meet the married Latina couple who donated this year's tree from their yard.

A trans woman is challenging Chicago’s definition of ‘breasts’ in court
A trans woman is challenging Chicago’s definition of ‘breasts’ in court

The city is claiming that women's breasts "create a sexual environment," but she wants to know if she has "female breasts" or not.

Grindr blog accuses Grindr president of being anti-marriage equality. Mayhem ensues.
Grindr blog accuses Grindr president of being anti-marriage equality. Mayhem ensues.

Now the company's president is publicly firing back at the author.

School officials caught on video busting into bathroom stall with trans girl inside
School officials caught on video busting into bathroom stall with trans girl inside

"I am so scared & violated right now," she said as employees used a crowbar to open the door to her stall.

Mike Pence insults LGBTQ people at White House World AIDS Day ceremony
Mike Pence insults LGBTQ people at White House World AIDS Day ceremony

He refused to mention LGBTQ people in his remarks.