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This trans teen was fired for the worst reason ever

A trans teenager has reportedly been fired from his job at McDonald’s following media attention about being a footballer for his high school’s …

5 Reasons We'll Miss AfterEllen (and All It Was for Queer Women) the Most

It’s a strange time to be a lesbian. This past Sunday four out women won Emmy Awards — Kate McKinnon, Jill Soloway, Sarah Paulson, and Nina Jacobson. …

50 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You

Great quotes can be inspirational and motivational. Here are 50 great quotes to motivate you:<p>Nothing is impossible, the word itself says "I'm possible"!<p>—Audrey Hepburn<p>I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them …

The internet and social media is leaving young people 'more at risk of mental health problems'

Social media and the internet could be having much more of a negative effect on young people than was previously thought, new research …

Mental Health

Insider Notes: Megan Rapinoe’s protest, possible USWNT strike, more

• After FIFA reforms earlier this year made sure there would be at least six women—one from each continent—on the 37-member FIFA Council, the …

Megan Rapinoe kneels again, defying 'expectation' of U.S. Soccer

ATLANTA -- Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem prior to the United States women's national team game on Sunday. This gesture of continued …

25 Motivational Quotes to Get You Excited for the Week Ahead

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Perseverance, hard work, kindness, drive, creativity and more will help you succeed. Here are some …

This lesbian was escorted out of a bathroom after security misgendered her

Security attempted to escort a lesbian woman was out of toilets at a music venue after because they thought she was a man.<p>Mary Looper was at a Carrie …

U.S. Soccer will not punish Megan Rapinoe on Sunday for protest

After leaving open the possibility, U.S. Soccer has decided not to punish Megan Rapinoe in Sunday night’s game against the Netherlands (7 p.m. ET, …

LGBT community livid after lesbian escorted out of women’s bathroom

A lesbian woman reports that she was escorted out of the Staples Center’s women’s bathroom because security believed she was a man.<p>Mary Looper, who …

Terry Gross asks Abby Wambach if she needed sex with a man to decide she was gay.

Terry Gross has a theory about lesbianism, and she tested it out on recently retired soccer star Abby Wambach in a <i>Fresh Air</i> interview this week. The …

LGBTQI

Golden Boot? Soccer Legend Abby Wambach Lists Her $1.35M Portland Home

It's a time of transition for retired U.S. Soccer star <b>Abby Wambach</b>. After completing a recent stylish remodel on her Portland, OR, home, she's putting it on the market for $1,348,000.<p>The four-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom, 3,979-square-foot contemporary home overlooks the Oregon wine country.<p>Over the past …

U.S. Soccer Lashes Out Against Megan Rapinoe For Kneeling During Anthem

Megan Rapinoe knelt Thursday night during the national anthem, her first time doing so in a U.S. Women’s National Team uniform, and U.S. Soccer was …

Abby Wambach Shares Her Experience Growing Up Gay in a Conservative Household

“If I play well, my mother might forgive me for being who I am.”<p>Lesbian soccer star Abby Wambach writes those words in her new memoir, <i>Forward</i>. And on …

Abby Wambach

Megan Rapinoe kneels again as US Soccer says: we expect players to stand

• World Cup winner continues show of solidarity with Colin Kaepernick<br>• Player had elected to sit out Star-Spangled Banner in previous game<p>Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem before USA’s friendly against Thailand on Thursday night.<p>Rapinoe first knelt during the anthem on 4 September before a …