J. Bryan Lowder J. Bryan Lowder

J. Bryan Lowder is a Slate assistant editor. He writes and edits for Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section, and for the culture section.

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June 11 2014 4:45 PMShould Surgery Be Necessary for Trans People to Change Birth Certificates? AMA Say No. 
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June 5 2014 5:15 PMMaleficent: As Queer As It Is Kid-Friendly
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June 3 2014 2:35 PMJonah Hill Used a Homophobic Slur—Big Deal! 
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May 30 2014 10:26 AMIs “Tranny” Always a Slur?
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May 29 2014 9:24 AM“It’s Fun to Play Tour Guide”The ’mos behind Slate’s new “Ask a Homo” videos.
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May 28 2014 10:52 AMWhat's the Deal With Tops and Bottoms? (Video.) 
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May 23 2014 10:30 AMGod Loves Uganda Reveals How American Evangelicals Infected a Country
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May 21 2014 4:41 PMDid Gay Dance Culture Cause the AIDS Crisis?
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May 20 2014 3:00 PM “Magic Mike” Comes Alive in Joe Manganiello’s New Male Stripping Documentary La Bare
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May 19 2014 3:51 PMThat New “52 Percent Oppose Gay Marriage” Number You’re Hearing Is Misleading
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May 14 2014 2:53 PMAre Gay Rights in the South a Lost Cause? 
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May 13 2014 9:16 AMShould Gay People Just Leave the South?
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May 12 2014 9:38 AMEurovision’s Conchita Wurst: In Russia Officials Condemn While Citizens Download
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May 7 2014 2:10 PMHGTV Almost Gave A Show to Anti-Gay Conservatives
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May 5 2014 2:58 PMNorth Carolina Republican Candidate Pushes the Boundaries of Drag Art
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June 11 2014 10:39 AMWhy Do Gay Men Sometimes Call Each Other "She" and "Her"?
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June 4 2014 2:58 PMStephen Colbert on the Transgender Threat to Old People
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May 30 2014 4:41 PMNational Parks Service Asks: “Where Is LGBTQ History?”
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May 29 2014 11:35 AMDid You Know You Can Cook Paella on the Grill? You Can Cook Paella on the Grill.
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May 28 2014 4:29 PMWhy #YesAllWomen Is Good for LGBTQ People, Too
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May 23 2014 4:16 PMX-Men and the Search for a “Gay Gene”
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May 22 2014 4:21 PMWill Ryan Murphy's The Normal Heart Mean Much to Today's Gays?
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May 21 2014 2:05 PMRochester Radio Hosts Go on Atrocious Transphobic Tirade (Listen)
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May 19 2014 6:29 PMThe Best Part of RuPaul’s Drag Race Is the Commercials
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May 14 2014 6:22 PMFrance’s Homophobia Epidemic
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May 14 2014 9:09 AMWhy Do Gay Men Lisp? (Video.)
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May 12 2014 4:08 PMDid Michael Sam's Gay Kiss Scar Kids?
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May 9 2014 11:33 AMEllen Page Comes Out as Canadian on Colbert
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May 6 2014 5:08 PMDoes the South Need a Special Gay Rights Strategy?
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May 1 2014 12:17 PMWelcome to the Bigotry Games: Eich vs. Sterling Edition

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