LGBT

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.

How "Religious Freedom" Laws Sanction Discrimination
Even where it's already legal
March 12, 2014

Anti-discrimination laws can't protect gay people against the new "religious freedom."

These "Religious Freedom" Bills Are the New Stand-Your-Ground Laws
February 24, 2014

Arizona's proposed law would have frightening unintended consequences.

Jason Collins Re-Joins the NBA, And We Savor the Moment
February 23, 2014

Jason Collins will become the first openly gay major-sport male athlete tonight. The milestone invites us to think of other milestones.

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