Every child, LGBT or not, should have parents as loving and accepting as those of a 13 year old boy who recently came out to his parents. In response, the young boy's mother penned this special note to let him know that he would always be loved.
Michelle Bachmann recently said gay people are "bullying" the country. This isn't the first time Bachmann has said some unsavory and ill-informed things about the LGBT community; it's practically her shtick now. Here are some other crazy comments that Bachmann has said, that will make you shudder, and scream out, "What the wha?" too.
Does your favorite 'Looking' man measure up in his pants? Well, now that great question can be answered thanks to the gay app, Mister.
Were you aware that there are 75 countries around the world where LGBT men and women can be legally persecuted for their sexual orientation? Well, you are now. Every day, people are fleeing countries like Russia and Nigeria, where it is punishable by law to be openly gay.
After the recent news that Arizona could possibly be making a law that would make it legal to refuse service to gays, you might think that our country hasn't made much progress on the gay rights front. But thankfully, a new poll is happy to report the opposite.
Do you have a lot of intrusive and anxiety-provoking thoughts about the same sex but are attracted to the opposite sex? According to a psychologist who specializes in obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), you may have gay OCD.
Do you know your value? If you don't, then don't expect someone else to see it for you. As Rupaul famously asks, "If you don't love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?" If you're a single gay man looking for love, then you need to start by finding love inside of yourself.
Ellen Page came out as a lesbian last week, and now her relationship with Drew Barrymore is raising more questions than ever. Did they hook up?
When Ellen Page revealed her identity as a lesbian woman, the country went crazy. But coming out coach Rick Clemons has to ask: Since when is homosexuality front-page news?
Following the coming out of college football player Michael Sam, people on all sides came out to defend or degrade him. Dale Hansen, a sportscaster for ABC's Dallas WFAA, recently made an astonishing, and beautiful, statement about homosexual players in the NFL.
Homosexuality and coming out of the closet is a hot topic, especially for those who struggling in secrecy. It can be a trying and emotional time and it's beneficial to have an understanding support system. YourTango Experts Senior VP Melanie Gorman is joined by life coaches Frankie Bashan, Mary Malia, Rick Clemons, JJ. Cameron Gantt to discuss the journey of coming out and what you can do to make your experience as comfortable for yourself as possible.
Hollywood is rife with celebs who support LGBTQ rights, but some are more than friends with the community. Take for instance Robert De Niro. The famed actor recently debuted a new HBO documentary titled Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro Sr. to honor his late father, an abstract expressionist painter who left De Niro's mother upon realizing he was gay. Get the scoop on more boldfaced names with ties to the LGBTQ community:
They say that when you are truly ready for love, it will come your way. I happen to believe that this is true. No…I take that back…I KNOW that this is true. The Law of Attraction states that “like must always attract like.” If you want love, but are not finding it, then the question is Why? What is holding you back from attracting that love into your life? This is, of course, a very deep question, and one that takes a fair amount of soul searching to discover the answer to. But by diving deep into yourself and recognize
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The Boy Scouts of America will finally allow "out" scouts to be part of the organization. But have other notoriously homophobic intuitions made any progress?
The Koran, Torah and New Testament all vilify homosexuals. As much I think Phil Robertson is an ignorant buffoon, the man was simply abiding by the tenets of his faith—he even paraphrased from the New Testament. Our culture is now starting to move past centuries-old biases against sexual orientation, but organized religion has not—and cannot—do the same without abandoning scriptural teachings. if our culture is to advance, we may need to more openly question the ancient Middle-Eastern documents on which we still base it.