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7 Ways to Resist This Week

November 17, 2017 - 4:04pm

Sen. Claire McCaskill to Orrin Hatch: Your Tax Bill Is a Fraud

November 17, 2017 - 1:55pm
McCaskill

The Missouri senator was visibly angry at the Republican ruse, telling her Utah colleague he's benefiting corporations at the expense of lower- and middle-class people.

Conservatives Attack Starbucks Holiday Cup's 'Gay Agenda'

November 17, 2017 - 12:18pm
Starbucks

The theory that the cup's illustration of hands holding belongs to a lesbian couple has caught fire on social media.

Is 'Sexiest Man Alive' Blake Shelton Actually a Homophobe?

November 17, 2017 - 11:23am
Blake

Let's parse some of his problematic tweets.

Rabbi Says Roy Moore Will Fight 'LGBT/Transgender Mafia'

November 17, 2017 - 11:01am
Roy Moore and Rabbi Noson Shmuel Leiter

Orthodox Rabbi Noson Shmuel Leiter was one of several right-wing religious leaders who appeared at an event in support of the anti-LGBT Senate candidate Thursday.

Let's Not Pretend: Walmart Is Still Hostile to LGBT Workers

November 17, 2017 - 10:08am
Walmart

The Human Rights Campaign finally acknowledged the retail giant is not treating its employees — including LGBT employees — humanely. Jerame Davis of Pride at Work says HRC should have made this point much sooner.

Exclusive: In Trey Pearson's 'Love Is Love,' a Christian Finds His Gay Community

November 17, 2017 - 8:00am
 In Trey Pearson’s 'Love Is Love,' a Christian Finds His Gay Community

The out singer's new music video is an embrace of pop and LGBT life.

Transparent's Trace Lysette Accuses Jeffrey Tambor of Sexual Harassment

November 17, 2017 - 7:59am
Trace Lysette

The actress said that the show's star made lewd comments and pressed himself against her sexually. 

From the Ballrooms to the Big Time: Leiomy Maldonado

November 17, 2017 - 3:15am
Leiomy Maldonado

Renowned vogue superstar Leiomy Maldonado is more than just her hair toss.

A Queer City Council Is Just the Beginning for Roaring Palm Springs

November 17, 2017 - 2:43am
Palm Springs

Everyone wants to be part of this hot spot’s latest reinvention.

Great Holiday Gifts 2017

November 17, 2017 - 2:29am

Homophobe Margaret Court: Livid Over Marriage Equality in Australia

November 16, 2017 - 5:43pm
Margaret Court

If Australians voting "yes" to marriage didn't upset Court enough, Martina Navratilova dragged her on Twitter about the upcoming holidays.

Old Vic Apologizes After 20 Kevin Spacey Accusers Come Forward

November 16, 2017 - 1:36pm
The Old Vic

Former staff members of the London theater where Spacey once worked have reported allegations of sexual misconduct.

Far-Right Ohio Lawmaker Resigns After Liaison With Man in His Office

November 16, 2017 - 12:28pm
Wes Goodman

Wes Goodman, a Republican, had touted his devotion to conservative values.

Oklahoma Elects Lesbian State Senator, Flipping GOP Seat to Dems

November 16, 2017 - 11:57am
Allison Ikley-Freeman

Allison Ikley-Freeman, victorious in a special election this week, is the second lesbian and third LGBT person elected to the state legislature.

Homophobe Robert Mugabe Under House Arrest in Zimbabwe

November 16, 2017 - 10:29am
Robert Mugabe

After a military takeover of the government, the anti-LGBT president may be succeeded by his equally anti-LGBT vice president.

'Gay Times' Editor Booted After Racist, Sexist, Anti-Semitic Tweets Emerge

November 16, 2017 - 10:17am
'Gay Times' Editor Booted After Racist, Sexist, Anti-Semitic Tweets Emerge

Newly-appointed editor Josh Rivers was sacked after his tweets disparaging Asian people, transgender people, obese people, lesbians, and the handicapped were uncovered by Buzzfeed.

Two-Spirit Changes Face of Drag-Pop

November 16, 2017 - 3:41am
VIZIN

VIZIN has wit and a five-octave range.

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