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Positively Bi: Gender Differences in Stigma Against Bisexuals

A.J. Walkley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
A.J. Walkley

We wanted to address this question because of the fact that it comes up in discussions about bisexuals frequently, whether or not bisexuals are even part of the conversation. In many ways, the question itself is problematic.

When Will Non-Transgender People Wake Up to Themselves?

Fiona Dawson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Fiona Dawson

The cisgender obsession with transgender people's sex organs indicates that cisgender people don't really know enough about what defines their own state of being. Quite frankly, if as Couric says, "it's still a mystery to some people," then go read a biology book or Google it.

Dem Congressman Announces Engagement To Same-Sex Partner

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Rep. Sean Maloney (D-N.Y.) announced this week that he is engaged to Randy Florke, his partner of 21 years. "After 21 years together, we are excite...

Our Agenda in 2014

Nathan M. Schaefer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nathan M. Schaefer

Momentum is on our side, but we know any number of variables can change the direction at any time and that's why we continue to fight on behalf of New York's LGBT community to push the needle forward on civil rights.

Why I Say I'm Bisexual

Heron Greenesmith | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Heron Greenesmith

I say I'm bisexual because I am. Because when I move through the world, I see people and parts and hearts and eyes and hair and I recognize the potential in myself to love all those things.

Watch What Happens When You Ask Chatroulette Users About Gays

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In an age when members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community are slowly gaining more visibility and rights, one vlogger has t...

'Modern Family' Star Makes AWESOME Contribution To Marriage Equality

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Modern Family" star Jesse Tyler Ferguson announced plans to donate $10,000 of his own money toward the battle for same-sex marriage rights in Austral...

An Unexpected Servant: The Leadership of Pope Francis (Isaiah 49:1-7)

Lynn R. Huber | Posted 03.15.2014 | Religion
Lynn R. Huber

This personal and institutional modesty appeals to many U.S. Catholics, especially those who had been put off by the seeming arrogance of the Vatican. Reflecting this change 88 percent of U.S. Catholics think Francis is doing a good job in his role as Pope.

Indiana Lawmakers Weigh Constitutional Gay Marriage Ban

Reuters | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics

By Abdul-Hakim Shabazz INDIANAPOLIS, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Indiana lawmakers on Monday were considering a proposed state constitutional a...

Look Who Greeted CeCe McDonald Upon Her Release From Prison..

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Transgender actress and activist Laverne Cox has frequently spoken out about the case of CeCe McDonald, a transgender woman who was controversially se...

Miley Responds To Being Called An 'Ugly Lesbian'

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Break-out star Miley Cyrus took to Twitter over the weekend to sound off on an insult the singer claims gets hurled at her quite frequently. Respon...

WATCH: 12-Year-Old Boy Stands Up For Marriage Equality In Utah

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A 12-year-old boy is reminding us this week of the true meaning of marriage and family. Standing before a boisterous crowd of marriage equality sup...

WATCH: Bringing Visibility To The Realities Of Homeless Trans Youth

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Becoming More Visible" is a groundbreaking film that hopes to elevate and generate awareness about the realities plaguing homeless transgender youth....

WATCH: Two Roommates -- One Gay And One Straight

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"My Gay Roommate" is a web series currently in its third season that follows the life and experiences of a gay man named Nick as he navigates the ups ...

LOOK: Showing The World That 'Love Is Love'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Love Is Love" is a large-scale photography project from Mitch Kitter and Shalem Mathew that seeks to document the love and commitment of lesbian, gay...

What It Means to Be LGBTQ in Utah (And Why We'll Be OK)

Marina Gomberg | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Marina Gomberg

It's not easy to be different, nor is it easy to be patient, or disregarded, treated unfairly, misunderstood, left to fend for ourselves, even feared and hated. But that is or has been the experience of many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people here in Utah.

WATCH: This Famous 95-Year-Old Actress Wrote A New Gay Rights Anthem

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Marsha Hunt is a 95-year-old actress who rose to prominence in the 1940s and is the subject of an upcoming documentary, titled "Marsha Hunt's Sweet Ad...

WATCH: Here's What To Expect When You Tell Someone You're Gay

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

When the time comes to tell someone that you're gay, the reactions are always going to be a mixed bag depending on your prior relationship with that p...

Why "The L Word" Still Matters 10 Years After It Debuted

Laura Jayne Martin | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Laura Jayne Martin

Have you ever involuntarily rolled your eyes at something, yet kind of wanted to hug it? If so, then you understand how I feel about this show.

Ever Wonder How A Show About Lesbian Moms Made It On ABC Family? Here's How...

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

This week’s Huffington Post Gay Voices RaiseAChild.US Let Love Define Family installment presents an interview with Bradley Bredeweg, executive prod...

Obama, My Mama and the Evolution of Love

Zachary Dominitz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Zachary Dominitz

Shortly before starting high school, my mom convinced me that a change might do me some good. So following a summer sweeping and stripping floors and hauling trash as a janitor at the elementary school, I moved four hours south, a world away.

What Do Americans Consider Most Immoral?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

A recent CNN poll demonstrates the rapidly increasing support for the legalization of marijuana in America, but the survey also revealed American atti...

Laverne Cox Responds To Controversy Regarding Katie Couric's Invasive Comments

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The appearance of transgender icons Laverne Cox and Carmen Carrera on Katie Couric's talk show, "Katie," earlier this week sparked a crucial and groun...

The First Thing My Mom Did When She Learned I Was Gay... and the 'Miracle' That Occurred After

Lance Bass | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Lance Bass

For my family, they still live in ground zero of intolerance for the LGBT community and have the unique pressure of having a well known gay relative. When I came out, they came out.

WATCH: Blogger Recalls Being Outed On Facebook

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

When Bobbie Duncan was accidentally outed on Facebook in college, she battled depression, family problems and even attempted suicide. She joined HuffP...