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TikToker calls out those ‘fruity’ audios for their veiled homophobia

The audio is the latest TikTok sound that categorizes different behaviors displayed by men as feminine or gay.

On Sep 28, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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An LGTBQ advocacy Google map has been repurposed into an anti-trans ‘hit list’ of clinics

The map includes LGBTQ resource centers, children's hospitals, Planned Parenthood locations, and more.

On Sep 27, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘You lose’: Ben E. Keith employee fired because he supposedly stole paper bags, manager allegedly left comment calling him a homophobic slur

'I know you returned them, just wanted you gone buddy.'

On Sep 2, 2022 by Lauren Castro

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How ‘lesbian dance theory’ became an anti-liberal insult—and a meme

Lauren Boebert's talking point isn't new to the internet.

On Sep 1, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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4channers are trying to prevent LGTBQ youth from getting help by flooding the Trevor Project’s suicide hotline

The stated goal of the campaign was to take up resources and cause suicides.

On Aug 30, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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‘Cis people don’t get it’: Rowling’s anti-trans views under fire amid ‘Hogwarts Legacy’ pre-orders, sparking debate among ‘Harry Potter’ fandom

'...tells COMPANIES that they can still pay MONEY to TRANSPHOBES..'

On Aug 30, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Libs of TikTok suspended from Twitter in wake of Children’s National Hospital audio recording

The audio set off a weekend-long firestorm.

On Aug 29, 2022 by David Covucci

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Why does Twitter keep suspending, reinstating Gays Against Groomers?

It's happened 4 times.

On Aug 25, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘Remember Stonewall’: Southern dad of 2 lesbians upset that he was dragged to Chick-Fil-A

'A true American hero.'

On Aug 24, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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OAN host uses photo of Nazis, Nazi quote to justify banning books from schools

Maybe not the comparison you want.

On Aug 23, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘So much of gay sex in film is two guys going at it’: Harry Styles under fire for his comments about gay sex scenes

Harry Styles' description of his new movie 'My Policeman' was not well-received.

On Aug 23, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Conservatives are now demonizing children’s hospitals as part of their transphobic campaign

The attacks, which include death threats, are based on misinformation and lies.

On Aug 18, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘I feel like I’m in 6th grade again’: Queer TikTokers react to new homophobic trend

Some straight TikTokers are using the lyrics to perpetuate homophobic stereotypes.

On Aug 17, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘She called us like we were gay animal control’: Woman ‘reports’ gay person in voicemail to queer resource center

'Okay but i’m a lesbian and this service would be useful.'

On Aug 15, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘They want to say the most incendiary things’: LGBTQ hate explodes online amid ‘Don’t Say Gay.’ It only took a handful of users

'Social media has given a limitless platform to amplify this hate.'

On Aug 10, 2022 by Claire Goforth