It's OK to Choose to Be Gay
June 16, 2014
Rick Perry said homosexuality is like alcoholism. He's wrong, but the LGBT movement could learn something from his ignorance.
Republicans Tried to Sneak a Confederate Sympathizer onto the Federal Bench. Here's How Democrats Should Respond.
May 20, 2014
A Cliven Bundy for the courts.
Why Are Americans More Accepting of Gays and Lesbians Than Bisexuals and Cross-Dressers?
April 27, 2014
Toward the end of act one of Harvey Fierstein's new Broadway play, “Casa Valentina,” the play's dramatic instigator, Charlotte, tries to convince the other cross-dressers staying at the Catskills resort to sign statements proclaiming they are not hom
Conservatives Fear Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Will Be Purged. Here's Why They're Wrong
April 08, 2014
The hysteria is misplaced. But it's also telling.
That Principled Conservative Embrace of Anti-Gay Businesses Somehow Doesn't Extend to Anti-Anti-Gay Businesses
April 07, 2014
On the right, the Arizona anti-gay bill was about freedom for business owners. But the Mozilla firing is fascism.
All Over But the Shouting
April 04, 2014
Why is it now insufficient to debate our adversaries and coexist with them? Why must we now shame, censure, silence?
How "Religious Freedom" Laws Sanction Discrimination
March 12, 2014
Anti-discrimination laws can't protect gay people against the new "religious freedom."
Arizona's Anti-Gay Bill Failed. Good. But Did You Hear About Arkansas?
February 27, 2014
By all means, celebrate the Arizona gay-rights victory. But don't forget about other issues in other states.
Do the New "Turn the Gays Away" Bills Stand Up to the Constitution?
February 25, 2014
What scholars had to say about the recent spate of anti-gay bills.
These "Religious Freedom" Bills Are the New Stand-Your-Ground Laws
February 24, 2014
Arizona's proposed law would have frightening unintended consequences.