This past weekend the graduating students at Vanier Catholic Secondary School in Whitehorse, the largest city in northern Canada, filed in to their graduation ceremony in rainbow striped socks in support of the school's newly established gay-straight alliance.
Religion and Faith
News of LGBT and allied people of faith, and stories that show the ways in which people of faith interact with the LGBT community
In moving tributes, Julie Wood and her 10-year-old-daughter, Sophie, share memories of Ben, their deeply loved, gay son who died by suicide last year.
Internet blogger and esteemed author Glennon Melton vows to donate to GLAAD every time the Westboro Baptist Church comes up on her radar.
For LGBTQ Families Day, Cecilia Aldarondo reflects on navigating the memory of her grandmother's relationship with religion and a gay son struggling with AIDS.
Photographer Samra Habib from Toronto launched a new photography series and Tumblr documenting Queer Muslims.
In a poignant article posted on Outsports, former William Jessup University distance runner Anthony Villarreal details his story of his emotional discovery of his sexual orientation, coming out to his unaccepting Christian mother and peers, and finally being kicked out of college only 8 classes away from receiving his bachelor degree.
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch predicted in a Wednesday radio interview that marriage equality will become "the law of the land," though he personally does not believe "that's the right way to go."