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A place for news and opinions on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning communities.

The fight over European values is playing out at Euro 2020

Reevaluating the gay bar

An epic Supreme Court showdown over religion and LGBTQ rights ends in a whimper

The perpetual discourse over LGBTQ Pride, explained

Trans people are dreading Caitlyn Jenner’s run for governor

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The rise of the horny, x-rated, gay Twitter alts

Exhibitionism lives on Twitter, if you know where to find it.

Our conversation about anti-trans laws is broken

The GOP’s attack on trans kids’ health care, explained

Pentagon ends “ugly and shameful chapter” by again allowing open trans military service

Lil Nas X’s evil gay Satanic agenda, explained

The massive Republican push to ban trans athletes, explained

Rachel Levine’s historic confirmation to the Biden administration, explained

House passes the Equality Act in a victory for LGBTQ Americans

Rand Paul tried to derail Rachel Levine’s historic confirmation hearing with transphobic misinformation

Understanding Silence of the Lambs’ complicated cultural legacy

For the first time, the US will enforce housing discrimination protections for LGBTQ people

Can more Harry Potter ever be okay?

Trans people can serve openly in the US military once again

Biden’s LGBTQ rights executive order and the transphobic backlash, explained

The Lost Year: A new dress, new self-acceptance, and a sudden onset of the soul

"That day, for the first time, I saw myself. And I knew I was trans. Holy shit."

The number of trans state lawmakers nearly doubled Tuesday night

Sarah McBride becomes the first openly trans person elected to a state Senate seat

One of Barrett’s first cases asks if religion is a license to discriminate against LGBTQ people

Pope Francis endorses same-sex civil unions

“There should be zero discrimination”: Joe Biden spoke in defense of transgender rights at Thursday’s town hall 

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What a second Trump term could mean for LGBTQ people

Amy Coney Barrett used an offensive term while talking about LGBTQ rights. Her apology was telling.

9 questions about trans issues you were too embarrassed to ask

7 big cases the Supreme Court will hear in its new term, explained

Netflix’s The Boys in the Band is a polished remake of a caustic classic

How Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court could affect LGBTQ rights

The long history of trans voters’ disenfranchisement, explained

What happens to the Supreme Court (and the Constitution) if Trump wins

A rural New York county has adopted one of the most progressive trans prison policies in the US

After revealing in a sermon that she is trans, a Baptist pastor is fired by the church

The queering of Taylor Swift

The Trump administration’s proposed homeless shelter rule spells out how to spot a trans woman

The White House claimed Trump is pro-LGBTQ. His policies show he isn’t.

The Trump administration is targeting homeless trans people in the middle of a pandemic

A trans Christian minister came out in a sermon. Now, she’s bracing for what comes next. 

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