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October 20, 2014

How Conservative Media Make It Harder for Schools to Protect Trans Youth

The conservative media's meltdown over a Nebraska school district's effort to train teachers about gender diversity demonstrates how conservative misinformation threatens even basic efforts to protect transgender and gender non-conforming students.

After Controversial Comment About Being Gay, Jillian Michaels Says She Was 'Misunderstood'

Jillian Michaels

LOOK: Shonda Rhimes Shuts Down Tweeter Who's Upset With Gay Sex Scenes

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How Mount Holyoke's Transgender Policy Redefines Women's Education

LOOK: Couple Fighting Gay 'Cancer' With Their... Truck?

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Gay Republican House Candidate Pits Sexual Harassment Accusation On His Sexuality

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Elvis-Themed Las Vegas Chapel Refuses To Hold Gay Weddings

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Man Explains Why He Cut Off His Penis (NSFW)

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Gelding

10 Things You Should Know About Gay Bars

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The Story Behind Madonna And Britney Spears' VMAs Kiss

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Here's How Ridiculous It Would Look If Teens Had To Come Out As Being Smart

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Nancy Pelosi Endorses Openly Transgender Military Service

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What's The Number 1 Factor for Youth Avoiding Unsafe Sex?

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Out Singer-Songwriter To Ring In His Birthday With All-New Show

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Coming Into Your Queer Identity... At The Spa?

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Meet The Man Behind Twisty The Clown On 'American Horror Story: Freak Show'

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WATCH: A Transgender Woman From Oklahoma Shares Her Story

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Catholic Bishops Scrap Welcome To Gays

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Meet The Man Designing For The 'Drag Race' Girls

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After Dark: Meet Kayvon Zand, Artist And Nightlife Personality

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Mike Ruiz

Mom Asks Son To Wait Till Commercial To Come Out

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I'm From Driftwood/YouTube

An Insider's Look At The Queer Sex Worker Industry

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What Exactly Is Gender Dysphoria?

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A Gay Superhero Is The Comic Book Movie We Need

Ezra Miller
Charles Sykes/Invision/AP

Dita Von Teese Opens Up About Her Sexuality

Dita Von Teese
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Wyoming's Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down As Unconstitutional

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Stunning 85% Of Young Catholics Support Gay Equality

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Meet The Man Trying To Bring Gay Bathhouses Back In Style

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Supreme Court Allows Gay Marriage In Alaska

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Arizona Same-Sex Marriage Ban Declared Unconstitutional

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LOOK: Lance Bass Exposes Fiance's (Really Nice) Backside To The World (NSFW)

Michael Turchin
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'Will & Grace' Star Says Gay Bashing Was 'Built In' To Show's Scripts

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Student Sues For Free Speech After Writing Anti-Gay Paper

Hillsong Church Pastors Won't Speak Out On Gays Because Jesus Didn't Either

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District Cancels School Play That Contains A Gay Love Story

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WATCH: A Journey To 'The Valley Of (20-Something) Gays'

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Dreamy Polaroids Of Nude Men Show That Masculinity Has A (Lovely) Soft Side (NSFW)

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Jenny McCarthy Gives Interview To LGBT Magazine And Sticks Her Foot In Her Mouth. Again.

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Ted Cruz: Lesbian Mayor's Move Against Pastors Is 'Shocking And Shameful'

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Anderson Cooper Makes Remarkable Discovery About His Father

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Now The English Speaking Catholic Church Will 'Provide for Homosexuals' Not Welcome Them

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