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Elizabeth Warren Had The Perfect Response To A Question About Same-Sex Marriage

By Lara Walsh
Ahead of the fourth Democratic debate on Tuesday, Oct. 15, voters are getting ready to see party stalwarts like Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren face off against nine other candidates in their party. While the Ohio-based debate is…

The Trump Admin Doesn't Stan Taylor Swift's VMA Speech About The Equality Act

By Shelby Black
On Monday, Aug. 26, pop musician Taylor Swift attended the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) and took home the coveted Video of the Year moon man award. During her speech, the music icon called out the Trump administration for alleged…

Pete Buttigieg's Quotes About Mike Pence Bring Up This Big Question

By Daniella Bondar
We're barely into the 2020 election cycle, but Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana is clearly a rising star. You may not have been very familiar with the Indiana mayor, but now that he's running for president in 2020 he's definitely taking…

15 Tweets About That Straight Pride Parade You Need To Read

By Shelby Black
June marks Pride month, a time where people all across the world come together to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. During this month, cities all across globe host historic Pride parades, but one particular city may host an event that isn't being so…

Here Are 7 Ways LGBTQIA+ Rights Have Changed In The Past Year

By Mehak Anwar
Pride month 2019 is officially here, folks. While June is a time for LGBTQIA+ people to celebrate love, freedom, and identity, it's also a time for folks to reflect on how much work has been done for LGBTQIA+ rights — and a time to think about what…

10 Women Reveal Why They Eloped & Honestly, Good For Them

By Rachel Shatto
If you’ve ever had a front row seat to a friend or family member's wedding planning, you likely know two things: It's super expensive and incredibly stressful. Sure, the end result is a beautiful day that celebrates your love and commitment, but man…

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Surprise Cancer Surgery Has The Internet Thinking Of Miracles

By Chelsea Stewart
Being diagnosed with a serious illness is far from a cake walk. While some people might feel anxious and overwhelmed, others can feel helpless and afraid — but it doesn't have to make them feel desolate. Case in point: these tweets about Ruth Bader…

Twitter Is Gutted After Andrew Gillum's Loss In Florida — But This Isn't Over

By Chelsea Stewart
Bad news here. Andrew Gillum, the progressive Democrat running in Florida's governor race, lost the election to Republican Ron DeSantis in perhaps one of the most closely watched races in American history. While many of his supporters reacted the…

Taylor Swift Broke Her Silence On Politics In A Major Way With This Instagram

By Shelby Black
The past few months has certainly inspired people to stand up and speak out about their political beliefs, no matter how controversial. Of course it's not uncommon to see a high profile celebrity taking to social media to express their thoughts on…

This Openly Gay Senator Is Pushing To Get LGBTQ Voices Heard Under Trump

By Hannah Golden
As the midterm elections approach in November and the country grapples with the political status quo, Sen. Tammy Baldwin has been regularly repeating her motto: "You can't mistake progress for victory." The Wisconsin Democrat, who broke glass…

Nationwide Rallies Are Fighting Against Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Nomination

By Lara Walsh
Ever since President Donald Trump's July 9 announcement that he would be nominating conservative stalwart Brett Kavaugh for a lifetime position on the Supreme Court, people have been worried about the future of their rights. Considering the judge's…

Lena Waithe Revealed How Her New Haircut Helped Her Feel More Comfortable In Her Own Skin

By Kayla Greaves
Hair can say a lot about who we are. For many of us, hair is sometimes a sense of security. And for others, it may have a lot to do with our identities and the ways in which we choose to express ourselves. But for one film star, it was all about…

This Is What A Democratic Senator Suggests You Do To Protest Trump's Supreme Court Nomination

By Alexandra Svokos
On Monday night, July 9, President Donald Trump announced that he was nominating Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court to fill the space vacated by Justice Anthony Kennedy. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia judge leans…

How To Donate To Support Reproductive Rights, Because You Can't Count On SCOTUS

By Shelby Black
When Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he would be resigning from his seat, reproductive rights groups everywhere were worried about what this meant for the future of women's health care. Kennedy stepping down means that Donald…

Here's How To Protest & Protect Reproductive Rights At SCOTUS, So Get Ready

By Daniella Bondar
As President Donald Trump made his way through the run up to the 2016 elections, he made it very clear that he had his sights on overturning Roe v. Wade — a 1973 court ruling that recognized a women's right to have an abortion. Up until now, his…

Kennedy's Retirement Is A Big Deal For The Future of LGBTQ Rights

By Hannah Golden
On Wednesday, June 27, longtime U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy made the shocking announcement that he'd be retiring, leaving President Donald Trump to nominate a new judge to take his place. The announcement has been cause for alarm…

The Supreme Court Isn't The Only Hope For Reproductive Rights, So Don't Panic Yet

By Shelby Black
The recent announcement that Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy would be stepping down come July 31 has everyone wondering about the future of women's reproductive health. This justice's departure means that Donald Trump will have his second pick…

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Had Some Very Warm Words About Justice Kennedy's Retirement

By Shelby Black
There's no denying that Justice Anthony Kennedy was a pinnacle figure within the Supreme Court. Well, now that he's officially announced his plans to step down from his position, Ruth Bader Ginsburg's response to Justice Kennedy's retirement is just…

Justice Kennedy's Most Meaningful Supreme Court Opinion Was So Beautiful

By Shelby Black
On Wednesday, June 27, Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he would be retiring from the Supreme Court. He has truly made history throughout his service, but Justice Kennedy's opinion on Obergefell and same-sex marriage might be his most…

This Is What Justice Kennedy's Retirement Could Mean For Abortion Rights, & It's Not Pretty

By Alexandra Svokos
On Wednesday, June 27, Justice Anthony Kennedy announced that he is retiring from the Supreme Court, effective July 31. With this, President Donald Trump has another opportunity to appoint someone to the Supreme Court. What this amounts to is that…

A Supreme Court Justice Is Retiring From The Court, Which Will Have Major Implication On The Law

By Nick Ciccone
The news just keeps coming today — especially with respect to the Supreme Court. Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring from the Supreme Court in a shocking announcement, according to The Associated Press. The news of his retirement throws the ball to…

Kristen Bell's Net Worth Is Higher Than Her Husband Dax Shepard's & It's Everything

By Megan Schaltegger
Alongside husband and fellow funny man, Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell makes up one half of Hollywood's beloved comedy power couple. And while it's our duty to protect them at all costs from the industry's divorce epidemic (still mourning the Chris…

The Supreme Court's Ruling In This LGBTQ Discrimination Case Has Twitter Furious

By Chelsea Stewart
On June 4, the Supreme Court threw out a ruling that a Colorado baker illegally discriminated against a same-sex couple when he refused to make their wedding cake, and people are seriously upset. Tweets about the Supreme Court's Masterpiece Cakeshop…

The Origin Of Pride Month Is Really Fascinating — Here's Why We Celebrate It

By Jamie Kravitz
You might know that LGBTQ+ Pride month takes place in June, with marches, parades, and festivals happening across the country and all over the world. But are you aware of the fascinating history surrounding why we celebrate Pride month? Turns out…

Your Fave Celebrities Are Now Married With Kids, So Get Ready To Feel Old

By Karen Ruffini
Do you ever see a celebrity and do a double-take when you find out their age? In Hollywood, it seems like getting older doesn't really exist, but news flash: It totally does, and there are some A-listers who can totally prove it to you. But if some…

Sarah Jessica Parker & Cynthia Nixon Seem To Be Cool After These Positive Messages

By Alexandra Svokos
As of Wednesday, March 28, all did not seem well in the post-Sex and the City world. Cynthia Nixon, who you may know better as Miranda, had announced her run for governor of New York (of course) on March 19, and up until Wednesday, her only former…

Kristen Bell & Dax Shepard’s SAG Awards Moment Was Easily The Best Part Of The Show

By Ani Bundel
Fans of Kristen Bell were slightly distressed this evening when she walked the red carpet alone. Her relationship with husband Dax Shepard is a fan favorite. They even famously delayed their marriage until California passed legislation legalizing…

The Cutest, Cleverest Women's March Merch That Actually Gives Back To The Cause

By Alison Turka
Hell hath no fury like a woman whose rights are being threatened. The 2018 women's march is happening tomorrow, and whether or not you're able to protest, find out where to buy Women's March Merchandise so you can support the cause even when you're…

Someone Trolled Pence With A "Make America Gay Again" Sign & It's Amazing

By Carolyn Bernucca
It feels like everyone I know is spending their time off in Colorado, and our politicians are no exception. Vice President Mike Pence and his family have been staying in Aspen, Colorado for the holidays, but not everyone is feeling jolly about it.…

Barack Obama & Joe Biden Are Siding Against Trump In Alabama, & The Lines Are Drawn

By Bernadette Deron
Things are seriously heating up in Alabama right now. The special election for Alabama's empty Senate seat scheduled for Dec. 12 already has garnered a ton of attention, specifically because of the controversial GOP candidate, Roy Moore. The race…