Christopher Smith is the openly gay son of Indiana lawmaker Milo Smith.
When attempting to score points against debate opponents, there are certain ideas that commentators should not call to mind. Never. Like ever.
For the first time in the US, a court ruled it unlawful and a violation of human rights to prevent transgender students from using the bathroom of the gender with which they identify. This decision was reached after a three-year-long case in Maine, filed on behalf of high school girl Nicole Maines, who is trans.
When Sally Kohn wants to see her life reflected in the media, it's understandable. When Erik Rush sews the seeds for violence against the LGBT community, it must be taken seriously.