Rainbows on the Field: Australian Footballers Combating Homophobia

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Homophobia remains a real concern in sports, but attitudes on the field toward LGBT athletes are slowly changing. David Saunders reports that leadership on this issue is coming from unexpected places – including outer suburban football in Australia.

The Gay Man’s Guide: Creating a Dating Profile

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The Gay Man’s guide to creating a profile that speaks to who you are. Plus: two profile red flags to look out for.

An Openly Gay Athlete Walks Into Seton Hall (Yes, It’s Deja Vu All Over Again)

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Former Seton Hall goalie, Anthony Romeo, remembers his own experience with discrimination at Seton Hall and hopes for an evolution towards tolerance.

I’m Not Gay, But I’d Be Proud If You Thought I Was

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Helping out at the Gay Games taught Ty Phillips that we all have heavy lifting to do when it comes to gay rights.

Men Need Help Too, But Where Can They Go?

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Both as a man and as a Social Worker, Kevin Molinelli has found little understanding or resources for men.

Former Conservative Insider Speaks on State Proposed Bans of Reparative Therapy for Minors

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As the former policy analyst for Family Research Council, Yvette Schneider shares her perspective on religious freedoms and reparative therapy.

Now Is the Time to Start Talking About Racism in the LGBT Community

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As a double-minority, Ernest Owens sees racism in a unique way…and it’s time to stop pretending it doesn’t exist.

How Not to React to Miley Cyrus on Sexuality and Gender

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Carly Puch asks, “Can we have a sensible instead of sensational conversation about Miley Cyrus and gender non-conformity, please?”

Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Compromise Could Prove Costly to Couples and Kids

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What appears to a possible “compromise” in the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage may turn out to be a burden on gay and lesbian couples.

When You Find Love, You Find ‘Type’ Doesn’t Matter

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Sometimes love is packaged differently than we expect and closer than we think.

Will the Real Leaders Please Stand-Up?

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What we really need are leaders (regardless of political affiliation) who care.

On Being a Queer Prodigal Son of Appalachia

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Thomas J West III recalls growing up in a town that was not accepting of who he was.

Coming Out When You’re a Conservative

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The LGBT community is seen at odds with conservative thinking, yet there are many gay men who come from conservative backgrounds.

Why Homophobia Should Have No Place In The Supreme Court

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Bigotry, against any group, isn’t funny. And it has no place in our highest court.

Touch: A Letter to Mother

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L. Lamar Wilson writes of a gay son, an ill mother, and their deeply felt intimacy.

Transgender: 7 Things We Know For Sure

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When Bruce Jenner came out as transgender, a national conversation was started.