In marginalized communities, often denied opportunity for self-definition, individual members can express their agency by establishing constraints — by staking claim to traits deemed worthy and casting aside all else.
Hundreds of advocates from around the world gathered in New York City on Saturday for a global LGBT rights conference.
China Real Time chatted with one of China's four Rhodes Scholars, Tsinghua University student Ren Naying, about the scholarship, her advocacy on behalf of gay students on campus.
After 25 years, a leading LGBT advocacy group is closing up shop, The Empire State Pride Agenda worked to legalize same-sex marriage and extend other protections to members of the LGBT community.
To be sure, the wall map has room for more pushpins. But the central Ohio part is nicely crowded with little red markers that say a lot about growing support and acceptance of LGBT students in schools.
Jane Hu on the marriage between Hal and Eve Sedgwick, and on Eve’s monumental legacy of work in queer theory.
If season one of Amazon Studios’ breakout Transparent was ultimately about how life-affirming it was for L.A. patriarch Mort Pfefferman to transition to Maura, the new set of ten episodes is a little messier.
WhenNew Girl returns in January, Schmidt (Max Greenfield) is in for a rude awakening when it comes to learning about his new fiancée Cece's (Hannah Simone) past.
If you're a lover of period pieces, lesbian romance films, or just gorgeous cinema, you're likely planning to spend part of this December catching the new Todd Haynes movie Carol, where Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara play lovers in sumptuous 1950s New York.
It had been six years since I delicately disclosed to my teenage son that I was dating a woman for the very first time. But my surprise announcement was quickly eclipsed by his sardonic response. "Mom, I always knew you were a lesbian!" he quipped, without a hint of surprise.