As Stonewall 50 is celebrated, the story of Hojons in Montgomery, Alabama, spotlights America's ‘other’ Stonewalls, when LGBT people and venues fought back against harassment.
Nico Lang is a Meryl Streep enthusiast, critic, and essayist. You can read his work on the Daily Dot, Salon, Rolling Stone, Vox, Washington Post, L.A. Times, BuzzFeed, Huffington Post, Mic, and the Guardian. He’s also the author of The Young People Who Traverse Dimensions and the co-editor of the bestselling BOYS anthology series.
A new campaign encourages queer and transgender Americans to participate in the 2020 Census—even though no questions about sexual orientation and gender identity are asked in it.
Arkansas’ liberal cities want to enforce pro-LGBTQ non-discrimination ordinances, but the state’s Supreme Court stopped them. Now, confusion reigns over LGBTQ rights in Arkansas.
The study claims LGBTQ students are two to three times more likely than their peers to be assaulted or threatened, which in turn increases the likelihood they will attempt suicide.
The Daily Beast spoke to transgender people across the country to find out what challenges they face in relationships.
Blood donation centers that require physical appearance to match birth gender are unnecessary and harmful to the trans community.
Marky Mark may have showcased an impressive bulge in his Calvin Kleins, but men are still reluctant to show off what hangs below.
It’s time for lawmakers and business owners to realize that gendered restrooms just don’t work.