R. Kelly’s Son Jay Came Out As Trans, And His Mother Couldn’t Be More Supportive

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The son of the infamous R&B singer has come out amidst intense media scrutiny. His mother has been by his side through it all.

Next Town Over Kid

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Mark Ward paints a chilling picture of parental abuse based on gender performance and implied sexual orientation.

“Gender awareness is unrelated to sexual attraction.”

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A Profile in Family Courage: Ryland Whittington’s Story

Call for Submissions: LGBT Pride and LGBT Book Month

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We’re looking for gay, bi-sexual, and transgender youth to tell their stories; to embrace this month by celebrating their sexual identity and gender identification, sharing how gender diversity is a gift, and reinforcing that sexual orientation and gender identity are inherent.

“…orientation is inextricably tied to someone’s sense of self…”

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This comment by OirishM on the post Why I Cant Say “Hate The Sin, Love The Sinner” Anymore A deeper and more interesting exposition of that phrase than I was expecting. Not meant as a criticism of you, by the way – my initial reaction was simply that it is predicated on the incorrect notion […]

How to Tell Someone’s Sexual Orientation by Appearance Alone

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Think you can do it? This handy guide might help you navigate these tricky waters.

Can Social Media Help Young Men Find Their Heart and Their Voice?

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Whether it is being open about sexual orientation or how their day went, Jacob Nordby wonders if social media actually open doors for guys which they would otherwise not have?

Bye-bye Binary

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Dr. Aqualus Gordon believes straight men who find themselves attracted to other men should require no explanation and should definitely not be seen as pathological.

NEW STUDY: For Adopted Children, Parents Relationship With Each Other More Important Than Sexual Orientation

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Another study finds that good parenting is just good parenting, no matter what the sexual orientation of the parents.

Time to Admit It: We’re All Gay

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

Puerto Rico Anti-Discriminatory Bill Signed

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The new law makes employment discrimination against gender or sexual orientation illegal and extends domestic violence laws to gay couples.

Students Victimized for Perceived Sexual Orientation

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A new study finds that students bullied because they are believed to be gay are much more likely than others to be suicidal and depressed.

LGBTQ Mentoring Program Transforms Life for Chicago Students

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Lincoln Park High School is a pioneer for a new type of LGBTQ club that gives individuals the support they seek.

The Impossibility of the Closet

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The “is he or isn’t he?” saga of former NFL All-Pro Kerry Rhodes suggests that keeping silent about one’s sexuality may no longer be an option.

Law That Would Ban ‘Conversion Therapy’ For Minors Blocked by Federal Court

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Conversion therapy is controversial, dangerous, and ineffective. But Christian-rights groups claim banning it violates the right to free speech.

California is First to Protect Gay Minors from Antigay “Therapy”

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Annie Scudder of TrèsSugar talks about the measures taken by the golden state for LGBTQ teens.