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Thanksgiving Around the World Zoom Vacations celebrates Thanksgiving with our annual trip to Peru, with Thanksgiving dinner in a private colonial mansion.
Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool
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Culture Zoom Vacations celebrates Thanksgiving with our annual trip to Peru, with Thanksgiving dinner in a private colonial mansion.

Thanksgiving Around the World

Gratitude is celebrates around the world in many different ways.

Family PHOTO CREDIT: FINDING SURROGATE MOTHER

Gay Men Creating Families Through Surrogacy

More than one service provider at the workshop told me that surrogates are specifically requesting to carry babies for gay male couples.

Life PHOTO CREDIT: CHERYL DUMESNIL

7 Tips to Surviving the Holidays after Heartbreak

In addition to twice-weekly yoga classes and my fledgling meditation practice, I’ve found these seven simple actions have a surprisingly powerful impact on my mood.

News & Politics Same-Sex Marriage Update:  6th Circuit Upholds Marriage Bans

Same-Sex Marriage Update: 6th Circuit Upholds Marriage Bans

The United States Court of Appeals for Sixth Circuit became the first federal appellate court to rule that refusing same-sex couples the freedom to marry is not unconstitutional

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VQ Chat Recap: Ferguson and Beyond
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VQ Chat Recap: Ferguson and Beyond

Last night’s VQ Chat provided concrete tips for talking to kids about racism and taking action in our communities.

Zoom Vacations celebrates Thanksgiving with our annual trip to Peru, with Thanksgiving dinner in a private colonial mansion.
Travel

Thanksgiving Around the World

Gratitude is celebrates around the world in many different ways.

Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool
Culture / Media

Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool

The episode opens at Shangri-La where Josh comes to meet his Moppa Maura. He walks up the steps and passes a couple of senior trans ladies who invite him to spend some time with them. He ignores their offer and knocks on Maura’s door. “Hi Puppy,” says Maura giving him […]

November VQ Chat
Community

November VQ Chat

Join the discussion by using the hashtag #vqchat on Twitter on Tuesday, 11/24/14 at 9 p.m. EST to talk turkey or at least Thanksgiving.

PHOTO CREDIT: CHERYL DUMESNIL
Grief & loss

7 Tips to Surviving the Holidays after Heartbreak

In addition to twice-weekly yoga classes and my fledgling meditation practice, I’ve found these seven simple actions have a surprisingly powerful impact on my mood.

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights
Health & Wellness

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights

Did you know that in order to be accredited by the Joint Commission hospitals must now have an LGBT nondiscrimination policy?

The Gay Gene: Why Genetics Shouldn’t Matter
Identity / Life

The Gay Gene: Why Genetics Shouldn’t Matter

A person’s worth should not be tied to what’s imprinted on their chromosomes but using genetics to justify equality does exactly that.

Community

The VillageQ Community

The directory is growing and we want more in-depth interviews with our whole community of readers and bloggers.

PHOTO CREDIT: FINDING SURROGATE MOTHER
Family / Family-building

Gay Men Creating Families Through Surrogacy

More than one service provider at the workshop told me that surrogates are specifically requesting to carry babies for gay male couples.

IMAGE: US HHS
Health & Wellness / Life

BREAKING NEWS: HHS & AAMC Release Reports on Improvements in LGBT Health Care

It was a big week for queer health, and two reports have come out this week that demonstrate the prioritization of “our” issues in the mainstream health care establishment.