Bisexual Youth Mostly Female, Worse Off Than Lesbian or Gay Peers

It's Bisexual Visibility Day in the western hemisphere, which should be cause for celebration and pride. Unfortunately, a new report from the Human Rights Campaign says that bi youth in the United States receive more harassment and less support than their lesbian and gay peers. » 9/23/14 7:28pm 9/23/14 7:28pm

Watch Lana Wachowski's Moving Speech About Her Transgender Experience

This past Saturday, Lana Wachowski, one half of the directorial team behind the Matrix and Cloud Atlas, was honored by the Human Rights Campaign with their annual Visibility Award. During the HRC gala, Wachowski gave a moving 30-minute speech discussing the pain and confusion of growing up trangender. The entire… » 10/24/12 6:10pm 10/24/12 6:10pm

Gay Couples To Be Protected Under Anti-Violence Act

The Justice Department has decided that The Violence Against Women Act will now cover gay and lesbian relationships. A Human Rights Campaign representative called it "a step towards equality and recognizing that our relationships exist." [NYT] » 6/11/10 1:40pm 6/11/10 1:40pm

Suze Orman came out » 10/07/08 6:40pm 10/07/08 6:40pm over a year ago in the . This weekend, with a goosebump-inducing speech about how important it is to be out, support Barack Obama and to have a financial stake in elected politics. I'd link to the video from the HRC, but they mysteriously removed it from YouTube while I was writing this and…