What I Wish I Knew Before Coming Out

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A young man named Adam learned there’s more to coming out than saying the magic words.

A Fun Guide to Gender

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Confused by all of the discussions about gender? This guide can help you sort it out.

#DeliciouslyDisabled: One Man Bares (Almost) All

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Writer and activist Andrew Morrison-Gurza strips down and shares why he loves his body in a feature about loving who you are.

No One Should Want to Become a Statistic

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No one should ever feel like they have to become a statistic to matter.

No, My 10-Year-Old Son Isn’t Looking for a Girlfriend. He Likes Boys.

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People assume a 10-year-old boy in a Zumba class is after one thing. So why are they so shocked when he’s not?

Is This The Best Trans Character In The History Of Video Games?

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As video games become more inclusive, the way they tell trans* stories is changing as well.

Gay Rights? Yes. Gay Kisses? No.

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Marriage, family leave, these are gaining acceptance. But what about kissing your boyfriend in public?

How You Can Change the World Every Day

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On the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, Anthony Doubek shares why the actions of even one person matter.

Letting You Stay: The Complexities of “After” as a Queer Person with Disabilities

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When you’re used to your date jumping and running, what do you do when he stays?

Empathy Leads to Understanding

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Understanding is not a prerequisite for empathy. Empathy is a prerequisite for understanding.

Your Ally is Someone Who…

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Sam Killermann looks at a few ways to be #BetterAllies.

What If Straight People Had to Come Out? [Video]

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In this video, BuzzFeed imagines the conversations if straight people had to come out.

The 7 Words that Changed a High School Bully

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“I thought you were better than that.” These words were life-changing for Joseph Bardin.

Queer History 101: Pioneers in the U.S. and Europe

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Censorship measures in the 20th century sought to limit the depiction of same-sex relationships. Not everyone went along with the rules.

An Ex-Marine Father’s Touching Response To His Son’s Coming Out Letter

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Sometimes the hardest part of coming out out is the waiting for, “What now?”. Jack Freedman shares what happened when he told his tough, ex-marine father.

Blind and Gay and Not Alone

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When one man was told, “It looks like you’re gay,” it was the beginning of something good.