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How My Trans Son Found The Language To Tell Me Who He Really Is

The Huffington Post | Jared Greenhouse | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

For an LGBT person, the path to understanding one's identity and sexuality is often difficult and confusing. Even finding the rights words to describe...

Black Lives Matter... They Always Have and Always Will

Michael Carosone | Posted 06.29.2015 | Arts
Michael Carosone

I urge all of my sisters and brothers of the LGBTQ Community to stand with the Black community.

Did Daniel Pierce's Coming-Out Video Upset You? Here Are 5 Things You Can Do

Justin Lee | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Justin Lee

Last week, a viral video depicted Daniel Ashley Pierce, a young man who recorded his family's violent reaction to his having come out as gay -- yelling about the Bible, physically assaulting him and kicking him out of the house. Daniel's boyfriend posted the video online, and people around the world were horrified by what they saw.

5 Things Piers Morgan Can Teach Us About Being Allies

Emily Timbol | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Emily Timbol

It can be easy to assume you know everything, and that because your heart's in the right place, you are protected from criticism. This isn't true though. As allies, we have to constantly be learning about what we're standing up for.

New Index Makes It Easy To Invest In LGBT-Friendly Companies

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Investors looking to put their money in companies that support LGBT employees now have a tool to do so. The financial services company Credit Suis...

The Place Where I Could Finally Be 'Me'

Marcel Neergaard | Posted 11.27.2013 | Teen
Marcel Neergaard

GSA is about having fun, getting to know each other, being supportive, and learning how to make our community stronger. Even when I felt public school wasn't a safe place for me, I could go to GSA meetings and feel like a normal student.

If This Video Doesn't Make You Tear Up, You're Probably Not Human

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

An LGBTQ youth support group known as The Place in Modesto, Calif. recently released a video that will have you smiling, tearing up and even laughing ...

How Friendly Is 'Gay-Friendly'?

Martin Maidenberg | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Martin Maidenberg

Over the holiday break I spent time with friends, family and other loved ones who have supported and loved me without reservation over the years. However, three separate encounters led me to question what I had come to know about support as opposed to true understanding.

The Incredible Story of What Happened When Two Gay Men Were Harassed While Waiting for Pizza

Joel Díaz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joel Díaz

Ethan and I were holding hands and we were laughing about all the fun we'd had that night, when all of the sudden the guy in front of us turns around and tells us to cut our "gay shit" out. I was a bit startled by his words but I didn't expect what happened next.

The Allies

Nikki Araguz Loyd | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nikki Araguz Loyd

When one goes into war, one never wants to battle alone, one person does not an army make, an army is formed by friends and allies. There is no doubt that the battle for equal rights is most definitely a war.