This Latina Shows What It Means to Be a Good Mom to a Transgender Daughter
This Latina Mom is Creating a Supportive Home for her Transgender Daughter
By Raquel Reichard | 04/27/2016 - 09:37

As many as 40 percent of homeless youth identify as LGBTQ. Some of these young people were kicked out of their homes by unaccepting parents, while others fled violent households for unsafe streets. This isn’t the reality that Ofelia Luna wants for her transgender daughter, Zoey.


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Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas Cancel North Carolina Concerts Over Anti-Trans Law
Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas Cancel North Carolina Concerts Over Anti-Trans Law
By Raquel Reichard | 04/26/2016 - 09:24

Yasss! Queen Demi Lovato just proved, once again, why she's such a badass.


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5 Reasons You Should Replace "Latino" with "Latinx"
5 Reasons You Should Replace "Latino" with "Latinx"
By Raquel Reichard | 04/19/2016 - 15:52

With growing usage of the word "Latinx" has come increased opposition to it.


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Ted Cruz Supports North Carolina's Transphobic Bathroom Laws
Ted Cruz Supports North Carolina's Transphobic Bathroom Laws
By Raquel Reichard | 04/15/2016 - 15:02

It looks like Ted Cruz is in need of the transgender ambassador Caitlyn Jenner


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Mississippi Judge Overturns the Last U.S. Ban on Same-Sex Adoption
Mississippi Judge Overturns the Last U.S. Ban on Same-Sex Adoption
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/04/2016 - 13:33

Late Thursday, a judge overturned the Mississippi ban on same-sex adoption, making it legal in all 50 states. 


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Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
Meet the Queer Latina Behind 2016’s Dopest LGBT YA Book, 'Juliet Takes a Breath'
By Raquel Reichard | 03/24/2016 - 15:08

Looking for a queer coming-of-age novel that you could actually relate to? Oh, only since the first time you realized your attraction toward your same gender was widely considered strange and abnormal? No shit!


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Gay Couple First To Wed in an Immigration Detention Center Against All Odds
Meet The First Same-Sex Couple to Wed Inside an Immigration Detention Center
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/17/2016 - 10:56

Tom Swann (pictured above) and Guillermo Hernandez made history as the first same-sex couple to get married inside an immigration detention center. 


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WATCH: Here’s Why Caitlyn Jenner Says She Supports Ted Cruz
WATCH: Here’s Why Caitlyn Jenner Says She Supports Ted Cruz
By Raquel Reichard | 03/17/2016 - 09:42

When Caitlyn Jenner expressed interest in being Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s transgender ambassador, the Internet took that as an endorsement. But a just-published recording of Jenner’s interview with the Advocate’s Dawn Ennis shows that the retired Olympic gold medal-winning decathlete didn’t officially champion any candidate.


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paulina Helm-Hernandez
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Paulina Helm-Hernandez
By Raquel Reichard | 03/16/2016 - 11:20

Paulina Helm-Hernandez is a queer femme cha-cha girl who wears many hats: She’s an artist, trainer, political organizer, strategist and this week’s #


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