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We need to ask themselves if they are really part of the American dream—and what that even means anymore. 

July 04 2016 11:22 AM

The global human rights organization sets a new precedent in the fight to end violence against LGBTQ people around the world.

July 01 2016 3:55 PM

“I don't see the gun as the reason for the attack. The terrorist could have killed comparable dozens, maybe more with handmade bombs."

July 01 2016 9:00 AM

After a year of study, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said that transgender soldiers would no longer be discharged based solely on their gender identity. 

June 30 2016 2:55 PM

He brought the subway car performance game to a whole new level.

June 30 2016 2:27 PM

New York officials worked with diverse communities and law enforcement to bring power to the statement #WeAreOrlando after the attack on Pulse.

June 30 2016 12:08 PM

The country’s transgender population has doubled since last counted five years ago, likely from higher visibility and more willingness to come out.

June 30 2016 11:19 AM