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I Cried the Day My Lesbian Daughter Took Her Girlfriend to the Prom

Hilary Lauren | Posted 05.27.2016 | Queer Voices
Hilary Lauren

I forced myself to exist in the inexplicable reality of sleep and wake only moms know, so I could memorize her face as it looked when she returned at the end of the fun. She was grinning, shining, happily-rumpled. Her eye makeup smeared from sweat and giggling. From too much dancing. From being free to love and free to express.

This Gay Teen Couple Couldn't Have Asked For A More Perfect Prom Night

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Prom night is a memorable rite-of-passage for many high school students across the country. The experience was especially monumental for two gay West ...

Kim Bellware

What Every LGBTQ Teen (And Their School) Needs To Know About Prom | Kim Bellware | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

For prom-going LGBTQ teens, the high school ritual can sometimes feel like a twisted "Mean Girls" plotline where spiteful overlords try to dictate wha...

Alabama High School Un-Bans Same-Sex Prom Couples After Outcry

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

An Alabama high school that previously banned same-sex couples from attending prom has reversed its policy after an outcry from students. Earlier t...

My Big Gay Prom

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

I asked Walter to prom a bit late. None of the straight boys in my very tiny high school had come through, so I faced the music and asked my gay friend. "I have to think this over" was his underwhelmed response.

Gay Missouri Teen Can't Bring Boyfriend To Prom (UPDATE)

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Missouri-based gay teen says he'll be "devastated" if he can't attend his senior prom with his boyfriend, but in order for him to do so, he'll have ...

WATCH: Teacher Seeking 'Straight Prom' Mocked In Amazing Parody Video

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to you..." An interview with an anti-gay, special education teacher in Indiana has prompte...

'Gay-Free' Prom Frenzy Sparks Backlash At Indiana High School

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Students and staff at an Indiana-based high school are trying to quickly distance themselves from the international media frenzy over one local group'...

High School Fights For A 'Traditional' Prom Banning Gays

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A group of Indiana-based parents, teens and even a teacher is fighting for a separate "traditional" prom that would ban gay students. As NBC 2/My ...

A Night To Remember: HuffPost Gay Voices Salutes Same-Sex Prom Couples

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

For high school students nationwide, the prom is more than just the most exciting night of the year -- it's become a bonafide rite-of-passage. How...

HuffPost Gay Voices Wants To Hear From You And Your Same-Sex Prom Dates!

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Prom is not just an exciting night for a high school student -- it's become a bonafide rite-of-passage. Of course, in a day and age when growing u...

Will You Go to Prom With Me?

Oscar Raymundo | Posted 05.02.2012 | San Francisco
Oscar Raymundo

For every teen, prom season brings up a flurry of first-time emotions. Will that dreamy boy ask me out? For gay teens, those emotions are magnified by the fact that we know deep down that dreamy boy will never ask us.

You Wanna Go to the Prom?

Michael Seitzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Seitzman

I have a challenge to every prom committee out there in every city, town, and village across America. Show the world that we're not all like the parents and students of the Itawamba County School district.

Where's Constance? Photos of Private Prom

Lisa Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lisa Derrick

So a lot of the kids from Itawamba Agricultural High '10 seem to have gone to the same prom this weekend. The one Constance McMillen and two disabled ...