When Religion and American Politics Became One

The Republican presidential platform was built on a specific brand of Christianity. Where did it come from and how did it happen?

‘The Case for Hate Speech’

The Atlantic’s Jonathan Rauch finds the positive side to negative commentary.

Time to Admit It: We’re All Gay

I guess it’s time for me to face the facts. I must be gay. And so are you.

Where Are the Gays Who Stand Up for Gays?

Donald D’Haene wants to know: Where are the fearless members of the LGBTQ community?

Chaz Bono Is the New Teletubby

Michele Yulo thinks parents should have their kids watch Dancing With the Stars precisely because of the complex gender questions that might come up around Chaz Bono.

The Love Within

People at work always asked Kayla how on earth she stayed so skinny. “Kayla, just how on earth do you stay so skinny?” And Kayla would shyly tuck a strand of mouse-brown hair behind one ear, and look down and mutter something about portion control and 30 minutes of cardio every day and having a […]