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Kansas Now Issuing Gender-Neutral Marriage Forms

FAMILY | By Heather Hollingsworth | Dec 12
Kansas has begun issuing gender-neutral marriage forms amid ongoing litigation over its same-sex marriage ban.

Ira Sachs on 'Love is Strange'

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Aug 30
An interview with "Love is Strange" director Ira Sachs explores his philosophy and methods as American queer film's most adroit chronicler of relationships.

Marriage Equality's Race Back to the Supreme Court

FAMILY | By Justin Snow | Aug 11
A case challenging Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage reached the U.S. Supreme Court Friday, marking the third marriage equality case now before the nation's highest court.

New Website Supports Gay Dads

NATIONAL | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jun 15
Celebrate Father’s Day by visiting Gays With Kids, a website designed to help gay dads navigate fatherhood.

Lesbians at Helm of Woven, LGBT Financial Resource Site

RETIREMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 11
A new Oklahoma-based company, with many women in top positions, is the first to provide comprehensive legal and financial resources to the LGBT community.

Reddit User Asks Community to Help Him Support His Now ’Out’ Son

PERSONAL TECH | By Jacob Long | Oct 2
A man identifying himself as a 43-year-old father appealed to the Internet Sept. 18, asking for guidance with his gay son. Here are the top-rated answers from the Reddit community.

New Book Series About LGBT-Headed Families

HOME | Sep 17
Rainbow Rumpus’s downloadable books help introduce the concept of families headed by LGBT parents to children’s classrooms. ¬†Each contains information about how to talk about LGBT-headed families with children in an age appropriate way.

Home (and Water Cooler) Conversations Move Same-Sex Marriage Forward

HOME | By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, LISA LEFF | May 17
Just as influential in his thinking, according to Obama, were dinnertime conversations with his 13- and 10-year-old daughters, who have friends with two mothers or two fathers.

The Expanding Home: Multi-Generational Households in US

HOME | By AMY TAXIN | Apr 25
Builders across the country are revamping home designs to meet the needs of a growing number of Americans who are now living with extended family in so-called multi-generational households - where adults are living with their elderly parents.

HRC Announces Partnership with RaiseAChild

HOME | Apr 5
Human Rights Campaign announced a new partnership with RaiseAChild.US, a nonprofit with the mission to promote and encourage the LGBT community to build families of their own through fostering and adoption.

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