Queer Voices

Politics
Kelly D. Holstine of Minnesota said she knelt during the football game to "stand up for marginalized and oppressed people."
Entertainment
Chris Dwan and Will Van Dyke aim to strike a balance of "tongue-in-cheek optimism" and "pound-the-pavement angst" on their latest single and video.
Entertainment
Urged on by Ellen DeGeneres, Plaza tried her best to channel the stripper played by Lopez.
Politics
The White House announced it is strengthening protections for prayer in public schools and protecting the flow of federal funds to religious organizations.
Queer Voices
Jones is featured in “Pandora’s Box: Lifting the Lid on Menstruation,” which will screen at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival this week.
Politics
The law will guarantee taxpayer funding for agencies that refuse to place a child based on "religious or moral" beliefs.
Queer Voices
Republicans introduced a bill that would make it a felony for doctors to perform operations or administer hormone therapy to transgender youth.
Politics
LGBTQ rights advocates are hoping to make it the 20th U.S. state to end the medically denounced practice.
Queer Voices
Kimberly Alford said 15-year-old Kayla Kenney's attire was deemed a violation of Whitefield Academy's policy because it appeared to reflect the LGBTQ community.
Politics
If signed into law, adoption agencies in the state could be protected from suits if they refuse to place a child based on "religious or moral" beliefs.
Queer Voices
Rafael Peretz, who previously defended "conversion" therapy, argued that identifying as LGBTQ was not "natural" or "healthy."
Queer Voices
"I was born in the wrong body, which means I am transgender," said the 25-year-old makeup artist in an emotional 17-minute post.
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The Golden State Warriors executive, who made history when he came out in 2011, wed Todd Gage in a Jan. 11 ceremony at San Francisco City Hall.
Queer Voices
Britain's parliament voted last year to legalize gay marriage and abortion in the region if the province didn't reestablish its devolved government by October.
Entertainment
The "Pose" star said his hand-painted temporary tattoos represented "being released from the bondage of masculinity."
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"I’m shocked at how blatantly careless and hurtful I was."
Entertainment
The Todd Phillips-directed "Joker" leads the pack with 11 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix.
Entertainment
The "Hello, Dolly!" and "Hair" actor said his version of "Something Wonderful" honors his truth as a gay man.
Entertainment
The satirical Porta dos Fundos show doesn't have the "magic power" to undermine an over 2,000-year-old religion, Brazil's Supreme Court president wrote.
Entertainment
The "Pose" and "Like a Boss" star tells the magazine he felt "silenced" by toxic masculinity for years before hitting it big.