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The clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples is free

September 08 2015 1:23 PM

Is 'that guy' necessarily a bad guy for preferring 'masculine' traits over 'feminine' ones?

September 08 2015 11:00 AM

Thanks to Miley Cyrus and many others in Hollywood, everyone is talking about gender fluidity and sexual attraction. What about those of us who end up not being so pansexual, and are just men who like men?

September 07 2015 11:30 AM

A breakup left Bruce Benderson to contemplate the post-Manhattan place where he’d ultimately live and die.

September 04 2015 6:30 PM

Obamacare might just take care of a lot more people.

September 04 2015 4:02 PM

Sen. Ted Cruz has started a petition asking people to stand by Kim Davis after she was jailed for contempt of the law yesterday, while Rowan County in Kentucky has finally issued its first same-sex marriage license.

September 04 2015 12:28 PM

The Kentucky clerk has repeatedly flouted federal law by denying same-sex couples marrige licenses. 

September 03 2015 1:37 PM

'There’s a lot of ignorance, they are claiming that they’re uncomfortable... I think this is pure and simple bigotry.'

September 02 2015 2:43 PM

‘There is no middle ground – you are either het­ero­sexual or homosexual.’

August 31 2015 8:00 PM

Coming out to a fellow pilgrim on the Hajj was one of the hardest things I've ever done.

August 31 2015 5:47 PM