Illustration by Jake Thrasher October is LGBT History Month. The monthlong celebration observes the history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues...

House Bill 1523, also referred to as the “religious freedom” bill, will go into effect in the state of Mississippi on Tuesday. Last year, the...

Hello, everyone, and happy LGBT History Month! This week, I have a playlist featuring LGBT musicians and artists in celebration of this historic month....

The Sarah Isom Center is hosting a discussion entitled “Queer Underground Publishing”at Square Books as a part of the month-long series of talks...

Barnard Observatory has housed Confederate soldiers, sorority sisters and even a chancellor over the years. This Friday night, it will host the UM Pride...

EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — More than a dozen Democratic lawmakers are calling for repeal of an incoming Mississippi...

You know, it really grinds my gears that there is no true form of acceptance at this University or any part of the world. That is, if you’re also a part of the LGBTQ community. Well, of course, we are accepted within our own community, but in the layers that surround us, we still aren’t as accepted as I think we should be. People around the world are exclusively and...

I didn’t realize I was bisexual until ninth grade. I’d made the discovery while staring a little too longingly at a friend in my honors history class. I had an overwhelming desire to touch her. Not even sexually, just to feel close to her, to women. When I think of myself as a person, a few things immediately come to mind: woman, writer, lover, queer. Most of these...

Under federal law, people cannot be discriminated against in the workplace due to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability. Yet,...

The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), which took place on Sunday, gave everyone a lot to talk about this week. Judging from reactions on Twitter, I probably...