Coming out has always been a form of protest

Protesters in Manchester, U.K., 1988.
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Self Love
ByRhyma Castillo

Sam Smith recalled being spat at on the street after coming out as nonbinary

“If that's happening to me and I'm famous, I'm a pop star, can you imagine what other kids, like queer kids are feeling?”

Sky Daddy Blues

Pope Francis called anti-gay laws "unjust" — but don't celebrate just yet

No TERFS Allowed

Brian Cox supports trans rights — but also J.K. Rowling

All genders welcome

Gender-inclusive bathroom signs are linked to positive attitudes about trans people

Trans Rights

A proposed anti-trans law signals a dark future for trans rights

Bad Men

What Dave has that Elon doesn’t


All hail 'Jeopardy!' GOAT, Amy Schneider


From homelessness to Hollywood: How director Elegance Bratton made 'The Inspection'


How to help Colorado’s queer community right now

Trans communities matter

'SNL' writers reportedly may be boycotting Dave Chappelle's episode

The new faces of government

These 13 midterms winners just made history


Kit Connor came out as bi — but it wasn’t on his own terms.

Girls Like Queer Novels

Hayley Kiyoko’s “Girls Like Girls” is becoming a book


Inside the Georgia school where “queer kids are just kids”


A federal judge in Texas ruled that requiring insurance to cover PrEP is unconstitutional


Mimi Zhu’s 'Be Not Afraid of Love' is a love letter to their queer community