After activists staged a seven-hour sit-in at the offices of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, the lawmakers issued a statement in support of LGBT-specific immigration reform.
A trans immigration detainee says she was raped by her male cellmate weeks after reporting that she had been verbally harassed by the man, and threatened with sexual assault.
Among the first British Columbians to have her gender corrected on her birth certificate, Harriette Cunningham argues that there's more change yet needed.
Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include a nearly naked Zac Efron and Bear, go-go boy obsessions, and the Guardians of the Galaxy.
ESPN has released its “Nine for IX” short film series, which includes a moving portrait of WNBA star Brittney Griner.
Members of several LGBT groups struck a deal with the LGBT Equality Caucus following a seven-hour sit-in demanding that LGBT-specific issues get consideration in immigration reform.
The correspondent lamented her and partner Stephanie Gosk’s daughter growing up so fast in a feature for Nightly News.
Everyone on The Advocate's annual list of 40 exemplary people under age 40 has a message we think you should hear. Help us pick who should be on the cover.
A landmark ruling from Uganda's Constitutional Court today overturned the draconian anti-LGBT law on a technicality.
The Messengers: Is Washington media finally ready to listen to Nate Silver? Odds are they should.
Someone has to face the struggles of discrimination to get the equality we all deserve.
One dad knows he doesn't have a ton of time left with a son who wants to hold hands with him in public.
Trans military advocate Allyson Robinson may have a new job as a Baptist church minister, but she's not done with helping all military personnel serve openly.
These films were censored for obscenity when they first screened. Now they are shown at museums and on YouTube.
Teen activist Jazz has a message for other youth about the pride, confidence, and strength that accompanies being transgender.
After a 15-year-old transgender girl was stabbed in the back on D.C. public transit, police have a suspect in custody, and plan to file hate crime charges.
Despite its insistence that 'there is no relationship between homosexuality and pedophilia,' a BSA spokesperson said there is no current plan to review the discriminatory ban on gay adult leaders.
One of the best known skateboarders in the sport's history has teamed up with the Human Rights Campaign to stump for marriage.
Three political absences made out California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins acting governor for a day.
Two Republican senators have introduced legislation that would ensure religiously affiliated adoption agencies don't lose state or federal funding, even if they refuse to place kids with LGBT prospective parents.