There's a difference between choosing an identity and having a sexual orientation.
I Wasn't Born This Way. I Choose to Be Gay.
January 28, 2014
Macklemore sends the wrong LGBT message in "Same Love."
It would have saved Grantland some headaches, but it's hopeless.
The Mistake That Doomed The Grantland Story About a Putter
January 19, 2014
A Grantland piece about a putter evinced extreme insensitivity toward transgender people, marring the whole article.
Stop Fawning Over Pope Francis at the Expense of Women and Gay Rights
December 29, 2013
It's time for some perspective on papal hype
Obama's Olympic Message to Putin: We're Here, We're Queer
December 19, 2013
Barack Obama's excellent Olympic snub of the Russian autocrat
While No One Was Watching, Social Conservatives Just Lost Their Stranglehold on the GOP
November 18, 2013
A recent Senate vote is good news for those who care about tolerance
It Sure Sounds Like John Boehner Just Said He Opposes All Anti-Discrimination Laws
November 05, 2013
The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) will likely pass the Senate after it won a procedural vote Monday. The bill would “ban sexual orientation or gender identity discrimination in most workplaces,” as BuzzFeed’s Chris Geidner puts it.
“Lockdown during the shutdown—what’s the next ‘down’ to happen?” an Orrin Hatch staffer joked after the Hill lockdown was lifted. “Break-it-down?”
Gays Are Winning the Right to the Word "Marriage," Thanks to the DOMA Ruling
September 30, 2013
Gay rights advocates celebrated another victory Friday when a New Jersey judge ruled that the state must allow same-sex couples to marry.