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Arkansas Legislature Pulls Out All the Stops to Block LGBT Equality — and Other Civil Rights, Too

February 16, 2015 by Camille Beredjick<p>The Arkansas House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a bill that will block cities and counties from …

LGBTQI

Cisgender lesbians and trans women: How to mend the rift.

In theory, our multifaceted, multilettered queer community is all about alliance, solidarity, and mutual support. Though we’ve seen advances in areas …

LGBTQI

The Best LGBT Children’s Books: A Sweet and Assuring Celebration of Diversity and Difference

From Maurice Sendak to the real-life story of a gay penguin family, by way of grandmothers and kings.<p><i>“This is the entire essence of life: Who are you? What are you?”</i> young Leo Tolstoy wrote in his journal of selfhood. The quest for an answer begins as soon as we develop theory of mind as children — …

Openly Gay 60's Teen Idol Lesley Gore Passes Away at Age 68

60s teen idol/pop icon Lesley Gore, best know for her classic songs "“It’s My Party (I’ll Cry if I Want To)” and “You Don’t Own Me,” has passed away …

Egyptian Doctors Think This Torturous Exam Can Detect "Chronic Homosexuals"

Anal exams are performed by police in many countries that criminalize homosexuality — and they base their work on 150-year-old European science. BuzzFeed News' J. Lester Feder and Maged Atef report from Cairo.<p>CAIRO — When asked to explain what Cairo's medical inspectors look for when they examine …