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Lgbtq

  1. culture
    Ellen Page Says Hollywood Pressured Her to Stay in the Closet“I was distinctly told, by people in the industry, when I started to become known: ‘People cannot know you’re gay.’”
  2. culture
    50 Years of Chosen FamilyThe drag mothers at the House of LaBeija have helped raise several generations of young queens.
  3. human rights
    What to Know About Trump’s Terrifying Proposal to Eliminate Transgender RightsThe Department of Health and Human Services is reportedly working to establish that a person’s sex is to be male or female and “unchangeable.”
  4. ch-ch-ch-changes
    Teen Vogue Head Phillip Picardi Is Leaving Condé NastHe will be the next editor-in-chief at Out.
  5. science of us
    The Census Might Finally Ask About Your Gender IdentityAnd more about your sexuality, too.
  6. campaign ads
    Democratic Candidate Airs Ad With Same-Sex Kiss During Fox & FriendsHe added “take that, Trump.”
  7. let's makeup
    Milk Makeup Launched a Glitter Collection for LGBTQ Pride“We are all unique specks of glitter that make up an ever-vibrant spectrum of individuality.”
  8. music
    Why People Are Unhappy About Rita Ora’s New Song ‘Girls’The singer apologized and officially came out as bisexual following widespread criticism.
  9. Janelle Monáe Comes Out in Rolling Stone Interview“I’m open to learning more about who I am.”
  10. pride
    Mike Pence’s Hometown Will Have Its First-Ever LGBTQ Pride Festival This YearAn 18-year-old organized it as her “senior project.”
  11. sexual education
    Why Did the Government Make It Harder to Find Health Info for LGBTQ Women?A new report says the resources were removed last fall.
  12. delusions
    Roy Moore Begs for Money to Fight His Victim’s LawsuitHe attempts to win over donors by citing his anti-women and anti-LGBTQ stances.
  13. science of us
    Why It’s So Hard for Doctors to Learn About Transgender Health IssuesThe history of a long-standing gap in medical education.
  14. ch- ch- changes
    Condé Nast Announces New LGBTQ-Focused PublicationCreated by Teen Vogue’s Phillip Picardi.
  15. celebrity couples
    Everything You Need to Know About Kate McKinnon’s New GirlfriendJackie Abbott is a damn catch.
  16. science
    The Study Claiming AI Can Tell If You’re Gay or Straight Is Under Ethical ReviewThe study was met with backlash from academics, advocates, and the AI community.
  17. science
    Now Computers Can Tell If You’re Gay or Straight Just From a Pic of Your FaceA study found AI can guess your sexual orientation from analyzing a photograph.
  18. gallery
    Queer Chicano Artists and Activism in 1970s L.A.A new exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.
  19. People Are Mad at Andrew Garfield for This Comment About SexualitySome people found his remarks to be insensitive.
  20. inauguration 2017
    This Queer Dance Party Outside Mike Pence’s House Looks So FunIt’s shaping up to be the most exciting event of inauguration weekend.
  21. election 2016
    25 LGBTQ Leaders on Donald Trump’s WinTracey Norman, advocates, and survivors of the Pulse nightclub shooting weigh in on America’s future.
  22. love wins
    Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Dating a Christian Mommy BloggerThe former soccer star is dating Glennon Doyle Melton.
  23. safe spaces
    Mitski Works to Make Shows POC, LGBTQ Safe SpaceTrump’s win has prompted the singer to take a stand.
  24. Eat, Pray, Love Author Elizabeth Gilbert Announces She’s Dating Another WomanShe shared the news in a lengthy Facebook post.
  25. The First Openly Gay Contestant Will Compete in Miss America This WeekendErin O’Flaherty will represent Missouri in the competition.
  26. lgbt rights
    Donald Trump Just Said ‘LGBTQ.’ Here’s Why That’s Unusual.Why most lawmakers don’t include “queer” when they’re talking about the gay community.
  27. pants on fire
    Trump Embraces LGBTQ Community, But Only As a Weapon Against IslamDon’t be fooled by his pro-gay sound-bites.
  28. gallery
    How HIV/AIDS Impacted American ArtArtwork from the new exhibit “A Deeper Dive.”
  29. crime
    Gang Member Gets Life in Prison for Killing Trans GirlfriendCaitlyn Jenner mentioned Mercedes Williamson in her ESPY speech.
  30. Huh, Caitlyn Jenner Thinks Donald Trump Is ‘Very Much for Women’She also said he could be an advocate for the LGBT community.
  31. catholic church
    Pope Francis Says Catholic Church Marginalized Gays and Owes Them an ApologyHe was echoing a comment made by a German Cardinal following the Orlando gay club attack.
  32. trans rights
    Pentagon to Repeal Ban on Transgender Military MembersThe official announcement is expected on July 1.
  33. transgender rights
    A Genderqueer Activist on Transgender Bathroom BillsJacob Tobia wants to do away with gender-specific restrooms altogether. 
  34. video
    Powerful Bathroom Facts From Trans ActivistsFact: More U.S. senators have been arrested for misconduct in bathrooms than trans people.
  35. first person
    Gay Bars Are More Than an Escape — They’re HomeThe Orlando shooter threatened the place where many of us feel powerful, joyful, free, and safe.
  36. lgbt rights
    Prince William Is the First Royal to Appear on the Cover of a Gay Magazine“No one should be bullied for their sexuality or any other reason.”
  37. gender
    Oregon Allows Person to Legally Declare As Neither GenderA petition to be classified as a nonbinary was passed in the state.
  38. lady gaga
    Lady Gaga Honored the Victims of Orlando Mass Shooting at L.A. City Hall Vigil“I will not allow my anger and outrage over this attack overshadow our need to honor those who are grieving.”
  39. lgbt rights
    Oklahoma’s Anti-Transgender Bathroom Bill Rightfully BackfiredFor now, this fight is over.
  40. love and war
    Hillary Clinton Supports Attacked Trans Woman“I’m so sorry that you experienced this.”
  41. horrible things
    Why Men Are Invading the Women’s Restrooms at TargetMore than 1 million people are protesting the store’s support of equal rights.
  42. video
    Caitlyn Jenner Filmed Herself Using Donald Trump’s Bathroom“Ted: Nobody got molested.”
  43. transgender rights
    Caitlyn Jenner: Ted Cruz Should Think About Trans Kids in Restrooms“The issue isn’t about men being in women’s restrooms, okay?”
  44. can u not
    Cruz: Trans People Shouldn’t Use Public ToiletsThat’s … interesting.
  45. gallery
    See Photos of the ’70s LGBT RevolutionTracing the movement’s fashions.
  46. quotables
    A Year After Coming Out, Ellen Page ReflectsThe actress was wonderfully candid in a new interview with the Guardian.
  47. How the Right Suit Can Change Your LifeA new documentary follows tailors making clothes for genderqueer customers.
  48. gallery
    See Moving Portraits of Same-Sex Couples Both Real and ImaginaryCombating homophobia in France.