The Philly Police Department May Actually Fire Some Racist Cops​

If the department proceeds with that plan, it will be the most concrete step taken to date to punish those officers.


Chicago police are treating brutal attack on “Empire” star Jussie Smollett as possible hate crime

Smollett's attackers yelled homophobic slurs and poured a chemical substance over him.


Kim Davis, anti–gay marriage Kentucky clerk who took her talents to Romania, just lost her re-election bid

She became a martyr figure to the religious Right after refusing to validate gay marriage licenses.


My Dad's Military Job Was to Fire Gay People Like Me

"It is tough imaging my father investigating gays and lesbians, turning them into his superiors who would then drum them out of the military. His actions ruined lives."


Ellen Page Accuses Director Brett Ratner of Homophobic Harassment

Page claimed Ratner told another woman on the 'X-Men' set “you should fuck her to make her realize she’s gay.”


Gay Pastor Admits He Lied About the Slur on His Whole Foods Cake

Apparently Whole Foods's $100,000 lawsuit made Pastor Jordan Brown second-guess his hoax.


​There’s Never Been a Worse Time to Be Gay in Indonesia

A gay panic that started with LGBTQI emojis has escalated to a full on government crackdown.


A Viral Video of Straight Men Holding Hands Doesn't Teach Us About the Gay Experience

A British host's social experiment may have opened a dialogue about homophobia, but he's not going to internalize the hatred, and that's a sticking point for myself and other gay people.


Video Shows Crowd Take Down Man After Homophobic Attack at Texas Airport

A crowd at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport rushed to the aid of a man after another man was hurling slurs at him.


Who Is A Hacker And Who Is A Whistle Blower?

The way we speak about people who leak information, be they hackers or whistleblowers, is divided by a perceived social agenda—hackers are trolls and whistleblowers are martyrs.


A Canadian Law School President Won’t Allow Gays in His College

In September 2016, Trinity Western University (TWU) plans to open a Christian law school where gay people would not qualify for admission.


The Scandal Around Uganda's 'Anti-Gay' UN Appointee Is No Easy Fix

The post is largely viewed as ceremonial — the president presides over, schedules meetings and hosts the annual gathering of world leaders.