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New York State Moves To Ban ‘Gay and Trans Panic’ Defense for Homicides

It's set to join five other states banning the homophobic and transphobic argument that a victim's sexual identity was a source of distress to the perpetrator.

Senate Confirms Judge Who Attacked Roe v. Wade, Called Being Transgender ‘A Delusion’

Susan Collins was the only Republican who voted against making Matthew Kacsmaryk a lifetime federal judge.

Joe Biden Visits Stonewall Ahead Of LGBTQ Uprising’s 50th Anniversary

The former vice president praised the courage of the 1969 protesters during the surprise appearance.

Right-Wing Activist Tony Perkins Is New Chair Of Major Religious Freedom Commission

The Family Research Council's president has supported gay "conversion" therapy and said Islam was "incompatible with the Constitution” in the past.

Janet Mock Announces Historic Overall Deal With Netflix

The author and activist celebrated her agreement with Netflix, which she called the first "deal of its kind" for a transgender person.

Trump’s 2020 Campaign Kickoff Attracted Extremists To A City That Hates Trump

Proud Boys, QAnon conspiracy theorists, Infowars fans and other assorted pro-Trump extremists descended upon Orlando Tuesday.

How One Man’s ‘Innocent Photo Snapping’ Became A Massive Archive Of New York Gay Life

Director Eric Leven documented Stanley Stellar's decades of photographing the LGBTQ community in New York City for a stunning new short film.

This Restored Documentary Examines What LGBTQ Lives Were Like Before 1969

1984's "Before Stonewall" takes an in-depth look at the pre-Pride era. It's being re-released in theaters this month.

Senate Advances Trump Court Pick Opposed By Pretty Much Every LGBTQ Rights Group Ever

Matthew Kacsmaryk has also ripped Roe v. Wade and dismissed abortion rights supporters as "sexual revolutionaries."

Does ‘Summer Penis’ Exist? The Truth About Men Looking Bigger In The Heat

Experts weigh in on whether the penile phenomenon actually happens.