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Actor Mel England ponders what it means to have equal rights — just to be normal and grow old

November 26 2014 9:00 AM

Steve Jimenez challenges the watchdog organization to a public debate about the facts in his book about the Matthew Shepard murder case

November 24 2014 11:55 AM

L.A. Weekly obtained unprecedented access to the ward occupied by gay men and transgender women inside the Los Angeles County Men's Central Jail. 

November 21 2014 8:36 AM

The host nation of the 2022 FIFA World Cup claims it will be able to accommodate LGBT soccer fans.

November 19 2014 4:46 PM

After 13 years in the NBA, Collins is retiring from professional basketball.

November 19 2014 11:59 AM

A federal advisory committee suggested that gay men should be allowed to donate blood after a year of abstinence.

November 17 2014 4:29 PM

Members of the Russian punk protest band joined Klaus Biesenbach for a conversation about Putin, government oppression, and keeping their protests creative

November 07 2014 2:20 PM

The Russian President has made the biggest impact on LGBT rights this year, it’s just a negative one.

November 07 2014 12:41 PM

In a country where LGBT rights have far to go, a key government figure publicly embraces his sexual orientation.

November 07 2014 8:49 AM

There weren't enough Claymates in the Tarheel State to save the former Idol finalist from defeat.

November 05 2014 7:02 AM