LGBT

What the “Transgender Tipping Point” Really Means
June 27, 2014

The time is coming when everyone who believes in equality and social justice must decide where they stand on the issue of trans rights.

Here Is Where You Will Find HIV
Maps are the newest weapon for fighting the epidemic
June 26, 2014

Targeted treatment is the future of care. These maps will help that happen.

It's OK to Choose to Be Gay
Rick Perry said homosexuality is like alcoholism. He's wrong, but the LGBT movement could learn something from his ignorance.
June 16, 2014

Rick Perry said homosexuality is like alcoholism. He's wrong, but the LGBT movement could learn something from his ignorance.

Jo Becker's New Book Might Just Be an Elaborate Attempt to Punk Her Audience
April 29, 2014

Is Jo Becker trying to position herself as the Sacha Baron Cohen of journalism? Or is Forcing the Spring, Becker’s account of the court battles that led to the invalidation of Proposition 8 in California, offered as a piece of serious reporting?

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

Mississippi's Sex-Ed Classes Teach Kids That Homosexuality Is Illegal, Even Though It Isn't
April 07, 2014

Even though the Supreme Court has voided the state law against it.

That Principled Conservative Embrace of Anti-Gay Businesses Somehow Doesn't Extend to Anti-Anti-Gay Businesses
The conservative logic on the Mozilla firing
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
The campaign against Mozilla's CEO was the height of intolerance
April 04, 2014

Why is it now insufficient to debate our adversaries and coexist with them? Why must we now shame, censure, silence? 

The New Ukrainian Government Is Poised to Abandon the LGBT Activists Who Were on the Front Lines
March 31, 2014

The consensus in Ukraine is that LGBT groups should wait 30 years for their civil rights. 

A Reagan-Appointed Judge Weighed in for Same-Sex Marriage in Michigan
March 23, 2014

The Supreme Court can already hear the legal drumbeat on same-sex marriage.

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