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Daniel Redman joins The Nation on Grit TV to describe how the brutal and dysfunctional juvenile justice system sends queer youth to prison in disproportionate numbers, fails to protect them from violence and discrimination while they're inside and to this day condones attempts to turn them straight.
Proposition 8, "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" and Civil Unions? Nation Senior Editor Richard Kim and writer Reihan Salam talk it all out on Bloggingheads.tv.
Virginia's governor repeals protection against sexual discrimination and may cut funding to Planned Parenthood.
Leading gay rights activist Tony Kushner explains why Obama's first year signals a bright future for LGBT issues.
Charles Pugh's sexual orientation took a back seat to Detroit voters' concerns about the economy and unemployment.
Since California's Prop 8, gay activists of a new generation have jumped into the fray.
At this past weekend's National Equality March, fury, or at least frustration, with the president trumped hope. On four key gay rights reforms, the administration's support is decidedly mixed at best.
A grassroots group for LGBT activism, born at last weekend's National Equality March, plans to push Obama harder than established gay rights groups will.
Some National Football League players appear to be turning over a new leaf when it comes to gay rights, but a history of homophobia still haunts the sport.
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