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  1. talking to
    What Can The Favourite and Mary Queen of Scots Teach Us About Sex?In pre-modern times, same-sex intimacy was an accepted part of the culture.
  2. profiles
    The Reign of King PrincessJust months into her young career, the “1950” singer is queering pop.
  3. This Artist Sculpts Human & Animal Blood Into Striking Works of ArtFrom his studio in Queens, New York, Jordan Eagles preserves blood in resin to make striking, life-size sculptures.
  4. controversies
    Trans Actors Slam Scarlett Johansson Rub & Tug Casting“Actors who are trans never even get to audition for anything other than trans characters. That’s the real issue.”
  5. janessa
    Tessa Thompson Comes Out As BisexualMore good news for Janessa shippers.
  6. well hello! let's celebrate this
    Tessa Thompson Says She’s ‘Attracted to Men and Also to Women’“Janelle and I love each other deeply.”
  7. 2018 pride
    A Guide to the Biggest Pride Events Happening This JuneA calendar of events, from New York to San Francisco.
  8. twitter
    Millie Bobby Brown Has Been Chased From Twitter by MemesThe memes, they’ve turned on us.
  9. let's makeup
    Milk Makeup Launched a Glitter Collection for LGBTQ Pride“We are all unique specks of glitter that make up an ever-vibrant spectrum of individuality.”
  10. science of us
    Why Do Queer Women Have More Health Problems Than Straight Women?It may have to do with the under-examined concept of minority stress.
  11. we ship it
    The Most Sensual Janelle Monae and Tessa Thompson Moments From Dirty ComputerThis is must-see content for #Janessa shippers.
  12. we ship it
    A History of Janelle Monáe And Tessa Thompson’s Maybe-More-Than FriendshipA guide to Hollywood’s cutest maybe-couple.
  13. talking to
    10 Teenagers on Love, Simon and What It’s Actually Like to Come Out in 2018“Anyone who says a movie like this isn’t important is so out of touch, because I’ve had three friends come out to me since seeing it.”
  14. keeping up with the kardashians
    Kendall Jenner Finally Responds to Rumors About Her Sexuality“I don’t think I have a bisexual or gay bone in my body,” she tells Vogue.
  15. winter olympics 2018
    U.S. Olympian Jokes That His Broken Thumb Means He Can’t Shake Mike Pence’s HandGus Kenworthy is one of two openly gay athletes on Team U.S.A.
  16. President Trump Signed Order to Ban Transgender People From Joining MilitaryTrump follows through on his tweets, but leaves the status of openly transgender active service members up to Secretary of Defense James Mattis.
  17. New Video Shows Man Setting Arizona LGBT Youth Center on FireThe suspect is believed to have used the center’s services for three years.
  18. talking to
    8 Queer Muslim Women on the Power of The Bold TypeQueer Muslim women around the world are ecstatic to see a character who represents them onscreen for the first time.
  19. Andrew Garfield Says His Remarks About Sexuality Were Taken Out of ContextThe actor previously said he was gay “without the physical act.”
  20. Jay-Z’s Mom Came Out As Lesbian in a Track for His New Album 4:44“Mama had four kids, but she’s a lesbian / Had to pretend so long that she’s a thespian.”
  21. gallery
    Revisit Wigstock in Vintage PolaroidsAhead of Pride weekend, discover David Yarritu’s photos from the subversive drag festival.
  22. Donald Trump Jr. Insults LGBTQ Students Who Don’t Like Chick-fil-AHe mocked kids at Duquesne who say they’re “triggered” by a new campus location.
  23. equal rights
    North Carolina Lawmakers Announce Deal on Bathroom LawLGBT groups dismissed the compromise, saying it’s just “doubling down on the discrimination.”
  24. Nearly 150,000 U.S. Teens Identify As TransgenderThat’s one out of every 137 people ages 13 to 17 in the U.S.
  25. An Increasing Number of Adults in the U.S. Identify As LGBT“Millennials … drive virtually all of the increases observed in overall LGBT self-identification.”
  26. online harassment
    Women Are Harassed Online So Frequently They’re Afraid to Voice Their OpinionsA blow to diverse voices on the internet.
  27. AfterEllen’s Closure Is a Huge Blow to Queer Women’s MediaAfterEllen was an institution. Now, it’s gone.
  28. lgbt
    Ohio Judge Upholds Federal Guidelines for Transgender StudentsHe called on a local school district to treat a female transgender student “like the girl she is.”
  29. lgbt
    North Carolina Boycott Continues As ACC Pulls League ChampionshipsThe state stands to lose at least $30 million from the protest over its transgender “bathroom law.”
  30. Army Agrees to Gender-Transition Surgery for Chelsea Manning“This is all that I wanted,” said Chelsea. “For them to let me be me.”
  31. Chelsea Manning
    Army Agrees to Gender-Transition Surgery for Chelsea Manning“This is all that I wanted,” said Chelsea. “For them to let me be me.”
  32. colton haynes
    Colton Haynes Accepts Visibility Award“I don’t necessarily feel especially deserving of this recognition. We all know that there are many other ways, many other people who have come before me and blazed the trail as LGBT advocates and role models.”
  33. thank you for being a friend
    Bea Arthur’s Shelter for LGBT Homeless Youth Opening in 2017The biggest gift would be from Bea.
  34. cake drama
    Bakery’s Trans Ken Doll Cake Is the Latest LGBT Dessert ‘Outrage’Online critics say Ken in buttercream drag is clearly the work of the devil.
  35. 5 States Sue the Federal Government Over Transgender Health-Care ProtectionsThe states, along with Christian health-care providers, argue that treating transgender patients could violate their religious rights.
  36. Judge Blocks Obama’s Transgender-Student Bathroom GuidelinesThe injunction blocks rules that would allow students to use bathrooms corresponding to their gender identity.
  37. youth
    A Depressing Chart About How Hard it Is to Be a Gay or Bisexual High-SchoolerWe’d like to think society has made progress on LGBT rights, but something very different is going on in schools.
  38. Gay YouTube Star Charged With Faking His Own Assault, Calling It a Hate CrimeCalum McSwiggan claimed he was attacked by three men outside a gay club in Los Angeles.
  39. pride
    Jesse Eisenberg Tells Off Anti-Gay Protesters at London Pride ParadeHis exact words were, “Dude, that’s so f*cked up.”
  40. Rowling Shades U.S. in New Fantastic Beasts ClipRowling is no stranger to commentary on gay rights.
  41. orlando nightclub attack
    Orlando Gunman Discussed ISIS With Police, Called Boston Bombers His ‘Homeboys’A total of 49 people were killed and 53 injured when gunman Omar Mateen, who is suspected of having ties to Islamic extremism, opened fire at a crowded club.
  42. interview
    ‘My Heart Just Sank’: Talking to Muslim LGBT Activists About Orlando“We’re working toward a scenario where being an LGBT Muslim isn’t an oxymoron.”
  43. There Were Plenty of Silver Ribbons at the TonysA simple sign of solidarity for Orlando.
  44. lesbians on tv
    Game of Thrones Finally Gave Us a Lesbian CharacterTo quote Yara Greyjoy: “Nothing on the Iron Islands has an ass like that.”
  45. cut cover story
    When Brother and Sister Became Sister and BrotherJeena Bloom wasn’t surprised when her brother Felix came out as a trans man. But when Jeena came out as a trans woman, their relationship took on a new dimension.
  46. transphobia
    DOJ: NC’s ‘Bathroom Bill’ Violates Civil Rights The DOJ determined that banning transgender employees from accessing their preferred bathroom is a violation of the Civil Rights Act.
  47. DOJ: NC’s ‘Bathroom Bill’ Violates Civil Rights The Justice Department has determined that any employer who bans transgender employees from accessing their preferred bathroom is in violation of the Civil Rights Act.
  48. The Potty DecidesWill Trump’s opposition to North Carolina’s bathroom bill be the one “gaffe” that actually hurts him?
  49. civil rights
    It Turns Out a Brief Conversation Really Can Change Minds on LGBT IssuesData falsification was only a temporary roadblock to an important finding that could fight bias against transgender people and other groups.
  50. coming out
    First Openly Gay Indian Prince Talks About Coming OutManvendra Singh Gohil shares his story in a video for Come Out Loud.
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