Shaan Michael Wade: #BlackTransLivesMatter: Creating Accountability in the HIV Community

The 2011 Injustice at Every Turn: A Look at Black Respondents in the National Transgender Discrimination Survey exposed the high levels of discrimin…

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Stephen Balkam: Play Your Part For Safer Internet Day

Be the change you want to see in the world - both on and offline. And happy Safer Internet Day! Read more: Internet Safety, Kids Internet Safety, Cyberbullying, Sexting, Pornography, Isis, Technology News … [Continue reading]

Fr. Gary M. Meier: An Open Letter to Gay Catholic Priest From a Gay Catholic Priest

I know what's it's like to feel you have a secret that nobody can know about. I know what it's like to feel ashamed about being gay. I know what it's like to wonder if your silence about being gay is causing more harm than your ministry is causing … [Continue reading]

The Establishment: Bisexual Invisibility: The LGBT Community's Dirty Little Secret

Despite the overwhelmingly negative statistics, there are ways that both mental health professionals and the LGBT community can be more inclusive to the bisexual community. The Bisexual Invisibility report lists several recommendations to improve … [Continue reading]

The Amazing Reason Why This Man's Magazine Cover Made History

The April edition of Men's Health Germany magazine will break fresh ground by featuring transgender fitness model Ben Melzer on its cover. The... Read more: Transgender, Transgender Rights, Ben Melzer, Men's Health, LGBT Issues, Germany, … [Continue reading]

Sonia Chang-Díaz: #TransBillMA: Making Transgender Equality a Mass. Reality

As a state senator serving the Second Suffolk District of Massachusetts, I go to work every day at the State House, located in the heart of Boston on ... Read more: Transgender, Massachusetts, LGBT Rights, Gender Identity, Public … [Continue reading]

Ashland Johnson: Carolina for the Equality Win

You can tell a lot about a team by how hard they work on on the field and how well they treat their fans. The Carolina Panthers are winning in both categories. Read more: Super Bowl, Lgbt, Sports, Lgbt Sports, LGBT Equality, Transgender, … [Continue reading]

Bethany Grace Howe: How Can I Be Transgender? I'm Not Miserable and Depressed

The stereotype of the unhappy transgender person is everywhere. It certainly makes good TV, and no one ever made a magazine cover saying, "Hello, I'm relentlessly content." Read more: Transgender, Female-to-Male Transition, Depression, … [Continue reading]

Chaz Bono Busts A Big Myth About Being Transgender

(function(){var src_url="https://spshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?playList=519471490&height=&width=100&sid=577&origin=SOLR&videoGroupID=163230... Read more: Chaz Bono, Transgender, Trans Issues, Own Video, … [Continue reading]

Cherno Biko: Black Trans Lives Matter, Too

I dream a world in which all black lives matter. The role of the black queer and trans prophets leading this struggle for liberation is to usher in a new world order full of love, beauty, compassion and empathy. Read more: Black Lives … [Continue reading]