Black At The Ballot

South Carolina’s long been called “the Black primary,” but HuffPost spoke to residents of Columbia who are approaching the election with views and values as diverse as America itself.

Supreme Court To Hear Philadelphia Dispute Over Same-Sex Foster Parents

The justices will review a ruling that upheld the city’s decision to stop placing children with a Catholic agency.

Pete Buttigieg Helps 9-Year-Old Come Out To The World In Emotional Exchange

"I want to be brave like you," Zachary Ro told the openly gay candidate at a rally in Denver.

HuffPost Her Stories: This Truck Driver Transformed Her Town’s LGBTQ Biases

Plus: This scientist is conquering Mars and representation in STEM.

Disney Faceplants With First Animated LGBTQ Character: A Horned Cyclops Lesbian Cop

Everyone else looks kind of ... normal.

Pete Buttigieg: Rush Limbaugh Has ‘A Different Idea Of What Makes A Man Than I Do’

The Democratic presidential candidate opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about homophobia and his struggle to appeal to minority voters.

Australian State Could Be Nation’s First To Ban Gay ‘Conversion’ Therapy

LGBTQ rights advocates are urging Queensland to pass the bill without delay. Opponents, however, feel its terms are too vague and broadly defined.

Jeremy Irons Backpedals On Past Abortion, LGBTQ Rights Remarks At Berlin Film Festival

The Oscar winning actor said he now supports women's rights and same-sex marriage, calling them "essential steps toward a civilized and humane society."

Pete Buttigieg’s Husband Chasten: I Dealt With ‘A Multitude Of Rush Limbaughs’ Growing Up

"You have to realize LGBTQ Americans have to come out every single day," the Indiana teacher told ABC News Live in a new interview.

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear Makes History By Attending LGBTQ Rally At Capitol

The Democrat spoke in favor of a “statewide fairness” measure, and has also supported implementing a ban on "conversion" therapy.