gay-rights

The ‘Incidental Activism’ of Gay Dads

Days after Gabriel Blau’s son Elijah was born, he and his husband were greeted by a female neighbor in the elevator of their New York…

The Battle for the Gayborhood Has Become A Passive-Aggressive Turf War

Not long ago, a young mother and father took their newborn daughter for a long walk in Chicago and ended up in Boystown, the city’s…

The LGBTQ Community Can’t Find Consensus About the Census

No version of the U.S. census has ever asked Americans about their sexual orientation or gender identity, despite its objective of gathering accurate demographic information…

The Source of Russia’s Notorious Hatred for Gay People

In Russia, the “Gay Lobby” is seen as a social contagion — highly infectious and spreading fast. “Society believes we can multiply,” says Evgeny Osin, a professor…