There are likely many more whose deaths have been unreported or misreported. To honor their memories, we need to listen to their stories, understand the systems that oppressed them, and give them the respect they weren’t afforded in life.
Hours after Netflix released the documentary The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson last Friday, director/trans activist/researcher Reina Gossett claimed the film was unfairly profiting off her ideas and work. The Netflix doc, directed by David France (whose 2012 doc How To Survive a Plague was nominated for an Academy Award), concerns LGBTQ civil rights pioneers Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, whom also are the focus of an as-yet-incomplete short film Gossett has been working on with Sash...
The company's rules help to show how it distinguishes between free speech and hate speech. Judge for yourself.
In September, two weekend-long festivals highlighted the gap between an old and new drag-queen era.
Alyssa Edwards is in #1 and #2... just saying.
Megyn loves the gays, really!
Transgender actress Alexandra Billings, alongside co-star Trace Lysette, talks about why she decided she wanted to bare all in the milestone scene from the Amazon series.
Changes in sexology have reflected major social events over time, including the sexual revolution, the AIDS epidemic, and the civil rights and LGBTQ movements.
These days in the city, when the weekend rolls around, men who enjoy men have a variety of options: They can go out dancing, they can go out drinking, or they can go out fucking.
Violence erupted late Monday on the campus of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta after a vigil for a student shot and killed by police.
After two people connected with the CIA cut ties with Harvard in protest, the school cancelled Manning's fellowship.
Trans youth clinics in North America and Europe have seen a shift from a majority of transfeminine patients (assigned male at birth) to a majority of transmasculine patients (assigned female) now.
Ms. Windsor’s case struck down the Defense of Marriage Act in 2013 and granted same-sex married couples federal recognition for the first time.
This short is really hard to watch. But the acting is top notch, the writing is snappy and the cinematography is fantastic.
An evangelical coalition has released a manifesto endorsing "divinely ordained differences between male and female." Other Christians and LGBTQ folks are calling it hurtful and un-Christian.
Watch the fascinating change of heart that a certain "Kids React" participant has to LGBT rights throughout his childhood.
Is the concept of "coming out" even still useful?
In the race to train AI, researchers are taking data first and asking questions later.
After releasing thousands of government documents, Chelsea Manning became one of the most talked-about people on the planet. Now, she is finally free to look forward and focus on her new life.
Young-adult books are being targeted in intense social-media callouts, draggings and pile-ons — sometimes before anybody's even read them.
That's our best stuff for today. Great job! Read more