Opinion/Commentary

Donald Trump Is Not Your Friend. Neither Is Taylor Swift.

I fear some of my LGBTQ siblings may believe Donald Trump when he says he supports our community. I assure…

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Commentary: This Independence Day, I’m Just Flying the Pride Flag

There are still swaths of the populace that don’t want to acknowledge our struggles or don’t want us to even…

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Commentary: I Don’t Believe You, Dan Patrick

When someone walks like a homophobic, evangelical, nut-job duck, and they quack like a homophobic, evangelical, nut-job duck, then it’s…

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We’re Guilty: Orlando’s Blood Runs Fresh through America’s Stripes

I was a Floridian. That’s my second home. That’s where I came out as gay. That’s where I loved for…

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Commentary: Gun Safety is an LGBT Issue

Whenever an act of mass violence like this occurs, the most common reasons blamed are hate and mental illness. The…

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Commentary: Looking Inward During a Time of Hate

I think it was when I was 23, and 49 people were gunned down in a massive, senseless hate crime.

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Commentary: Keep Fighting for a More Equal America

As we enter Pride Month, and reflect on what has transpired in the last year, it's clear that America took…

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Commentary: America, move forward on transgender rights

When you allow yourself to step into someone else's shoes, the way you view the world usually changes.

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Commentary: We Must Band Together To Pass HERO

As Houston’s LGBT community knows far too well, the fate of the city’s Equal Rights Ordinance will be decided on…

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Commentary: Don’t let hate crimes persist in America

Hate is alive and well in America.

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