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How Anti-Transgender Bathroom Laws Are Ignoring The Real Threat To Women: Cisgender Men

The idea that we “need to keep transgender people out of women’s bathrooms to protect women and young girls.” is a rallying cry that not only creates a threat where none

Nico Lang | May 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Pope Francis’ New Encyclical Welcomes Gay And Divorced Catholics Back Into Church Life

Pope Francis’ long-awaited encyclical on love and marriage, Amoris Laetitia, was published today. In it, Francis doesn’t create any new rules for marriage, but he does elaborate on how priests…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 8, 2016 - 10:43 am

Coming Out On Facebook May Soon Be A Death Sentence In Saudi Arabia

Facebook is making you gay—at least, according to Saudi Arabia. In recent weeks, government officials and local prosecutors have been attempting to curb what they reportedly believe is an outbreak…

Nico Lang | April 7, 2016 - 1:00 pm

My Husband Is Now My Wife — And Our Marriage Has Never Been Better

It was early July, and we were on our way home after a botched date night. My spouse’s mood was off, once again; this chronic melancholy, this little Eeyore cloud…

YourTango.com | April 5, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Hulu Show Yanked Out Of NC Over LGBT Law

First San Francisco banned non-essential travel to the Tar Heel State. Now TV and movie production companies are continuing their exodus out of North Carolina over a new law preventing local…

Newser | April 5, 2016 - 3:00 pm

North Carolina Church Asks Lesbian Parishioner To Divorce Or Leave

A North Carolina church has taken the prerogative to kick out a lesbian parishioner following the passage of the state’s horrid House Bill 2, which overturned and banned all local…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 4, 2016 - 5:00 pm

I Would Do Anything For Love, Except Return To North Carolina

North Carolina, you’re dead to me.

M Shelly Conner | April 4, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Rahm Emanuel Bans City Travel To North Carolina, Finally Does Something Good

You know your legislation is truly evil when even the (possibly most sociopathic ever) mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel balks at it. Emanuel announced that he’s drafting an executive order…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2016 - 11:05 am

NY Gov. Cuomo Bans State Travel To North Carolina After It Passes Heinous Anti-LGBT “Bathroom Bill”

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has come out in support of the ban.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 29, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Will Veto Anti-LGBT Bill

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced today that he is going to veto a “religious liberties” bill that would allow faith-based groups to deny services and employment to LGBT individuals. Gov.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 28, 2016 - 2:20 pm

The Craziest Rumor Iggy Azalea Has Ever Heard Is That She’s Trans

Which, let’s be real, isn’t anywhere near as bad as the rumors the RNC is spreading about actual trans people.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 25, 2016 - 11:30 am

You Don’t Need To Touch Anyone’s Genitals To Empathize With Them

Unfortunately, a lot of YouTube videos might have you believe you do.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 24, 2016 - 10:15 am

NFL May Not Hold Superbowl 51 In Atlanta Due To Georgia’s Anti-Gay ‘Religious Freedom’ Law

Atlanta could host Super Bowl 51, but Falcons owner Arthur Blank said on Friday that he opposes Georgia’s “religious freedom” bill that was approved by the Georgia Legislature. This bill…

Katrin Higher | March 20, 2016 - 2:30 pm

Georgia Passes Anti-Gay Bill, May Face Economic Backlash

Gay rights advocates say discrimination could soon be legal in Georgia if Gov. Nathan Deal signs a bill now on his desk. The controversial Religious Liberty Bill—which would allow churches…

Newser | March 17, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Alabama Senate Decides To Abolish Marriage Licenses Rather Than Give Them To Gay Couples

You don’t get a marriage license! And you don’t get a marriage license! No one gets marriage licenses!!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Xena Is Back And Gayer Than Ever

The reboot of Xena: Warrior Princess will have Xena and Gabrielle’s relationship as its focus.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 14, 2016 - 11:20 am

Most Teens Aren’t Straight; Did We Not Already Know This?

Everyone’s a little gay — and that’s been confirmed by a new survey.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 11, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Caitlyn Jenner: All Republican Guys Care About Equality

Caitlyn’s blind optimism seems to come from a genuine place of confusion.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 7, 2016 - 3:00 pm
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