News and Features
The trans community is coming out—and bringing with it a deeper understanding of what it means to be human.
The documentary has been banned in India—which makes watching it only more urgent.
Fox’s Empire made TV-ratings history by letting a black woman be her multidimensional self.
We can, and should, support trans men and other gender-non-conforming people without erasing women from the fight for reproductive rights.
The romance in the film isn’t perverse—and that’s the problem.
Without knowing why disciplinary committees do what they do, we’re in the dark.
In the early part of the twentieth century, women’s creative talent was far more widely recognized and valued in the filmmaking community.
As Alexander leaves prison for house arrest, it’s time to question the system that turns women into criminals for trying to stay alive.
A musical project of maddening ambition unearths—and invents—a gay history of America.
By this time next year, marriage equality will be the law of the land.
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