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Why One Redditor Is 'Severely Weirded Out' By Her Mom's New Girlfriend

Posted 01.06.2016 | Divorce

Let's be honest: It can be a little awkward to watch your parents date again after divorce. But do grown kids have the right to be squeamish when divo...

Get Up, Stand Up: Overcoming Election-Induced 'PTSD'

Cheryl Dumesnil | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cheryl Dumesnil

In the four years since Prop 8, I have shown all the signs of a sort of election-induced "PTSD." I don't want to hear the rhetoric. I don't want to see the debates. I don't want to follow the polls. I don't even want to watch The Daily Show. It's that bad.


Staceyann Chin | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Staceyann Chin

Two miracles were happening: 1) The child inside my uterus, the one who had threatened miscarriage more times than I can count, was finally on the way; and 2) Jamaica's highest office was publicly taking a human-rights stance in support of its LGBT community.

My Mother Wishes I Were Gay

Stephanie Covington Armstrong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephanie Covington Armstrong

My mother keeps prodding me to come out of the closet. She wants me to accept my rightful place in the world as a gay woman. I am probably the only straight woman in America whose mother keeps a watch for latent homosexual urges.

WATCH: Lesbian Mom, Straight Dad, Modern Family

Nathan Manske | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nathan Manske


Faith Community and LGBT Community Come Together

Sara Whitman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sara Whitman

I went to a funeral today. Of a little boy. 11 years old. He lay in the coffin, in a grown up suit, dead. So little. He killed himself last week because he was taunted, over and over, for being gay.

11 Year Old Kills Himself After Gay Taunts Left Unaddressed

Sara Whitman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Whitman

I'm angry. How can this happen today? Why did that mother have to lose her son? Why was that boy not taken care of by the school officials?