Sean Collins

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Heartless Family Abandons Loving Dog at Shelter, Wants to Adopt a New One

The staff at a dog shelter in Downey, California, recently had to go through one of the most heartbreaking experiences of their lives – watching a …

zuzu

Nine Transgender Beauty Vloggers You Need In Your Life

A quick YouTube search for "transgender beauty" mostly brings up videos with unfortunate titles like "Top 10 Most Beautiful Transgender" — but don't …

Why Coming Out At Work Is Vital For You And Your Employer

A normal day at work will at some stage involve a chat with your colleague by the water cooler/ printer/ coffee machine as to what your plans are for the weekend. For most, this is a very straight (pun intended) forward conversation: "The wife and I are going shopping for a new sofa" / "I'm going …

Why Dumbledore must not be the token gay person in Fantastic Beasts

There was a mixed reaction when JK Rowling revealed the Hogwarts headmaster’s sexuality in 2007. Now she has a second chance to get this right<p>When Dumbledore came out of the closet during a JK Rowling Q&A in 2007, the LGBT rights organisation Stonewall said the revelation showed there was “no limit …

J K Rowling

11 Places To Shop To Support LGBTQ Rights

See Laverne Cox and More Trans Activists in This New Documentary

View Slideshow<p>Documentary filmmaker and artist Timothy Greenfield-Sanders began his “list” documentary series over ten years ago, starting with <i>The</i> …

Caitlyn Jenner Sends Early Christmas Love To Fans After Teasing Release Of Memoir ‘The Secrets Of My Life’

Kris Jenner’s ex-partner, Caitlyn Jenner, is sending everyone early Christmas love on social media, a day after the 67-year-old Arthur Ashe Courage …

Marvel's Queer Latina Superhero Is Reshaping The Comic Book Business

America Chavez is ready for her close up. The queer Latina superhero, who made a grand impression in her small debut in <i>Young Avengers</i>, joins a host …

Comics

A Trans Person’s Guide to Job-Hunting, Insurance, and Retirement

Leslie McMurray’s retirement account didn’t survive her transition from male to female. The 58-year-old had to spend almost $70,000 on medical …

Critics' Debate: The Year in Queer Film and TV (and Will Mike Pence See 'Moonlight'?)

Donald Trump's America may not have much to offer LGBT people, but there were several queer-themed movies and television series that dazzled in 2016, …

LGBTQI

Transgender Texans fight for rights, seek strength to overcome post-election 'tailspin'

AUSTIN — Claire Bow never thought she would come out to her wife.<p>"I intended to die with my secret untold," Bow said. "I was just not dying fast …

LGBTQI

A Trans Woman Tries to Reverse Stigma in Indonesia

Rebecca Nyuei believes that people need to stop thinking of all trans women as sex workers.<p>Rebecca Acacia was celebrating her last day on earth with a modest party. The tiny apartment was crowded with a small collection of friends, neighbors, and their children. She served <i>bubur merah</i><i>putih</i>—a rice …

Project ECHO fights to make healthcare welcoming for LGBT patients.

In March 2016, a program called Project ECHO: LGBT Health launched with its sights set on a vexing problem: LGBTQ people have specific health care …

LGBTQI

Arrow: An Alien Life

Arrow: An Alien Life<i>This week, the #DCTV Couch Club is doing something a little different. Since the four CW shows are crossing over, we decided to</i> …

Looking Ahead to the New STAR TREK ADVENTURES RPG

<b>By Fred Love</b>Tabletop game designer Modiphius Entertainment revealed plans earlier this year to launch <i>Star Trek Adventures</i>, a new pen-and-paper <i>Star</i> …

RPS Asks: do you restart games you haven’t finished?

I’ve played a million beginnings and around a thousand endings, or at least that’s how it feels. Imagine having seen the first act of Romeo and …

How to Create a Dungeons and Dragons World

Dungeons & Dragons is an awesome game... if you play it right. Assuming that you are the Dungeon Master (DM), it rests on your shoulders to ensure …

Board Games

D&D: Unearthed Arcana - Clerics

Clerics master exciting new domains in the latest Unearthed Arcana…<p>Time to polish up your holy symbol and get ready to Channel some Divinity, because …

The *Star Wars* Galaxy's Ten Most Important Fashions - Will Rogue One Make the Cut?

Outside of cosplay, most of us don't associate <i>Star Wars</i> with fashion. But not only do the (literally) out-of-this-world costumes take inspiration from (and give inspiration to!) the world of high fashion, they also play a <i>crucial</i> part in telling the story of the <i>Star Wars</i> film saga. Learning that …

D&D: Unearthed Arcana - Druids

Druids go <i>wild</i> for the latest Unearthed Arcana (I’m sorry). See how their class is <i>shaping</i> up below (still sorry)…<p>Hey folks, it’s time to get out your …

A space where mathematical ideas burst into life

Lessons in quadratic equations, long division and trigonometry have left generations of schoolchildren asking “when will I use this in real life?”, while others carry a fear of the subject as adults.<p>Now, the Science Museum in London is hoping to change that. On Thursday, a new permanent gallery …

4 Easy Things You Can Do Right Now to Boost Your Memory

We often think of multitasking as a commendable behavior. We have the impression that if you're taking on several things at once you're living more …

Lists: Ten Righteous 1960's Sci-Fi Movies That You Should Watch At Least Once

Here is a list of ten sci-fi flicks from the 1960’s that you should watch at least once. Most hardcore cult and sci-fi film fans have probably seen …

Horror

5 Starter Anime Series for Westernized Audiences

Get with the wave.<p>“Anime is lame.” “What are you doing listening to all that Chinese mess, my guy?” “It doesn’t make any sense.” These are just some …

Anime

Images: A Fantastic Collection Of Stunning Sci-Fi And Fantasy Based Heavy Metal Comic Book Covers From The Early 1980’s

This is simply a fantastic feast of <i>Heavy Metal</i> comic book cover eye candy.<p><i>Heavy Metal</i> was a landmark adult comic book that featured some of the …

Hubble Space Telescope Photographs IC 3583 — A Distant Type II Irregular Galaxy

Nearly 30 million light-years from Earth, in the direction of the constellation Virgo, lies an irregular galaxy named IC 3583. On Friday, NASA and …

FCC accuses AT&T and Verizon of violating net neutrality

The FCC has a few things to say about AT&T and Verizon's takes on net neutrality. Jon Wilkins, the commission's chief of wireless telecommunication, wrote separate letters to both telcos highlighting concerns about recent zero-rating moves -- when consumed data doesn't count against your monthly …