The Conversation About Sexism In Tech That We Should Be Having


Why we need to find talk about this persistent problem in one of the most rapidly growing fields.

LGBTQ Youth Over-Represented Across Juvenile Justice System, Experts Say


Because youth of color are also overrepresented in the juvenile justice system, many of the LGBTQ youth in the system are also youth of color, which can often make them invisible to juvenile justice workers

How Same-Sex Couples are Redefining the Big Day

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As more same-sex couples choose to marry, they are changing what weddings look like and mean.

Dear Men, You Have Been Lied To


How recognizing you are people first and gender second can save your relationship.

Help Sustain The Chicago Bureau


The Chicago Bureau has quickly become a go-to source for quality writing that investigates the pressing issues facing today’s youth. They need our help.

Get To Know These Gay Men Who Are Making The World A Better Place


These guys can be found fighting for your rights, taking your photo, or entertaining you on reality TV, but one thing is for sure: they are definitely five gay men you should know.

Another Week, Another Marriage Ban Struck Down. This Time, It’s Wisconsin.


State Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen promised to appeal the ruling. Of course, he argued, it’s only for the benefit of the couples who want to get married.

Sun-Times Retracts Offensive Laverne Cox Takedown, Apologizes For ‘Oversight’

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The Chicago Sun-Times has officially retracted and apologized for printing an incredibly defamatory article about ‘Orange Is the New Black’ actress and trans activist Laverne Cox.

The Battle for Marriage Equality is Explored in new Documentary

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A new HBO documentary looks at the legal side of the fight for marriage equality in the US.

If Gay Guys Said the Crap Straight People Say… (Video)

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“So, with your and your girlfriend… how do you decide who does what?”

Today it’s Pennsylvania’s Turn to see its Marriage Ban Struck Down in Court

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Pennsylvania is the last state in the northeast that had a standing ban on marriage equality.

Photographer Taking 10,000 LGBT Portraits for Massive Display on National Mall


New York photographer iO Tillett Wright has set off on a whirlwind tour of the United States to photograph exactly 10,000 people who identify “anywhere on the LGBTQ spectrum.”

The Language of Dude Feminism

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Again, this isn’t to say that these campaigns haven’t done good, but rather, that they should go farther.

A Tale of Two Realities: LGBTQ Rights and the International Community

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Tony Bucci on the real and serious contradictions the LGBTQ community face every day.

The Yin and Yang of Being Straight or Gay


When Edie Weinstein is mistaken for a butch lesbian, it leads her to question the internalized homophobia we may all carry regardless of our sexual orientation.