The Talk

Don’t Pretend “I am proud to be gay; I am proud to be a Republican; but most of all, I’m proud to be an American… I don’t pretend to agree with every plank in our party’s platform.” —PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel at the GOP convention last month. The Republican party has adopted  the most anti-LGBT…

The Transaction

Making History Sarah McBride: first transgender American to address a major party convention. BY ORLY LYONNE Last month, Human Rights Campaign national press secretary Sarah McBride became the first transgender American to address a major party convention—and moved delegates to their feet by recounting how her late husband had fought for LGBT rights even as he was…