They Loved Their Son So Much, They Killed Their Daughter: a Requiem for Leelah


The death of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn has stunned America and leaves many questions. Writer Rob Watson compares the reaction to that of the slain Matthew Shepard, and pays tribute to a young life, gone too soon.

Are Evangelical Christian Parents Killing Their LGBT Kids?


Transgender teen, Leelah Alcorn, blamed her parents for her suicide. What can we learn from this tragedy?

Trigger Warning: I’m About to Talk About Trigger Warnings

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Joanna Schroeder explores the overuse of the term “Trigger Warning” in the blogosphere, and wonders whether the term actually serves to undermine the security of trauma survivors.

What Are Your Relationship Deal-Breakers?

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Ethics Editor Thomas Fiffer shares the things he won’t tolerate in relationships … but he wants to know yours. Deal?

To Tackle School Bullying, We Need to Change The Entire Conversation


Tim Jones-Yelvington believes calling violence and harassment “bullying” minimizes what is actually happening in kids’ daily lives.

Filmmaker Hopes To Discover What Makes Us “Sound Gay” In New Documentary


One filmmaker is tackling the tough question of why gay men have a tendency to share a certain sound when they speak.

Living in Monogamish County

Non-Monogamy, Open Marriage, Polyamorous Marriage, Untraditional Marriages, Poly Relationships, Multiple Sexual Partners

N Likes explains how non-monogamy saved his marriage

Wisdom. For All of Us.

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JJ Vincent wants to share a message from people who fought to be who they are, and who know that “It Gets Better”.

Introducing the Not All Like That (NALT) Christians Project

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John Shore, along with many others, present Not All Like That, a website were Progressive Christians can voice their support for the LGBTQ community.

Stand up. Be visible. Contribute to the solution.

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Kile Ozier knows how risky it is to come out as gay, but he believes it’s time to close the (r)evolutionary gap.

The Danger in Demonizing Male Sexuality

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Alyssa Royse explains how our current predator/prey model of sexual relationships is harmful to both men and women.

Studies Show It Does Get Better for Gay Teens

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Research shows bullying of gay and bisexual boys continues beyond high school at higher rates than it does for girls. Why is this?

Are Gay Men Less Stressed Because They Don’t Have to Prove They’re Straight?


A surprising study, a popular sex writer, and a daring hypothesis.

Dan Savage and Terry Miller Legally Married At Last

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Washington state legally recognizes same-sex marriage.

Ten Signs She Is The One

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Somebody who cares for you wants to you succeed…even if it means tough love.

On Withholding Sex

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Joanna Schroeder offers a practical guideline to couples who are challenged with mis-matched libidos.