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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

I’ve always wondered what it must be like to date as an attractive gay white man. To be at ease and not constantly at war within one’s own skin. To be able to say “it’s just sex.”

June 30 2016 9:30 AM

Despite being charged with filing a false report, Calum McSwiggan took to Facebook to defend his innocence.

June 29 2016 5:39 PM

Ryan Murphy directed the tribute in partnership with HRC.

June 29 2016 2:59 PM

Star Wars fan Joshua Yehl is starting a petition, addressed to Kathleen Kennedy, to make his friend the first LGBT character in the franchise's history.

June 29 2016 2:32 PM

“I give permission to use the word ‘Gaysian,’” said the California Democrat.

June 29 2016 1:42 PM

Now that's what Pride is all about. 

June 29 2016 1:26 PM