Category: Gay and Lesbian

Mark Engler: When the Pillars Fall

How social movements can win more victories like same-sex marriage

Victoria Law: What’s Gender Got to do with Policing and Prison?

“Women are the fastest growing prison population”

Eleanor Bader: The Knights of Columbus’ Efforts Against Choice and Marriage Equality

The group has grown to become the largest Catholic lay organization in the world, with 1.8 million male members

Sriram Ananth: Mozilla Firefox CEO Resignation

And The White, Middle-Class Queer Community America Has Chosen To Accept

Horace Campbell: Museveni and Reconstruction of Homophobic Colonial Legacy In Africa: Which Way Progressives?

As the legalization of hate towards same-gender loving persons gains traction in parts of Africa, it is the task of Pan African progressives and decent humans everywhere to expose this orchestrated destructive cultural war

Jamilah King: Michael Sam Didn’t Get Here on His Own

It’s his teammates who will ultimately need to welcome and support Sam

David Sirota: Grotesque NFL Reaction To Openly Gay Player

What’s important here is that NFL executives are openly admitting that regardless of his skill, Sam will suffer consequences specifically because he’s gay

Dave Zirin: 4 LGBT Activists Arrested in Russia

The message has been sent loudly and clearly from Putin’s Russia: first rule of the Olympics, don’t talk about the Olympics

Mary Elizabeth Williams: Our Terrifying Troll Culture

We all have a responsibility to make the world, and especially the online version of it, a less threatening place

Sue Katz: Blackpool Same-Sex Dance Festival

A report on The Wimbledon of Dance and challenges to gender assignments

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