Equality for all, not just for some
Huston’s openly lesbian mayor talks about her run for office, what the presence of LGBTQ people at the table can do, and what people say to her in the elevator.
After months of harassing a University of Michigan student for being gay, Michigan’s attorney general finally fired Andrew Shirvell.
Posted Wednesday, November 10, 2010 by Matt Comer
A former senior at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University wrote a rap to give the conservative Christian school more street cred.
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The U.S. State Department and a recent United Kingdom law are taking a stronger stand on forced marriages, which are increasing among LGBTQ individuals, but there’s still a long way to go.
Posted Thursday, November 4, 2010 by Matt Comer
A recent LGBTQ youth awareness week is a step toward making America more inclusive, but it’s important to remember that youth of color face compounded issues.
Posted Wednesday, November 3, 2010 by Jessica Strong
Posted Friday, October 29, 2010 by Derrick Haynes
The White House held a not-so-secret off-the-record meeting with LGBTQ bloggers yesterday, but if their reactions are any indication, they’re not buying the administration’s attempts to smooth over disappointment.
Posted Wednesday, October 27, 2010 by Matt Comer
Despite being a leader in LGBTQ rights among Muslim nations around the world, homosexuality remains taboo.
Posted Monday, October 25, 2010 by Kayvan Farchadi
But the Log Cabin Republicans argue that since the ban on DADT was enforced this week, there have been no adverse effects akin to what the Pentagon and Obama administration fear.
Posted Thursday, October 21, 2010 by Jessica Newman
Lt. Dan Choi was discharged this summer because he announced on television that he was gay. Now, after a district court ruled “don’t ask, don’t tell” is unconstitutional, Choi tried to reenlist.
Posted Wednesday, October 20, 2010 by Matt Comer
Supporters of LGBTQ rights want to raise awareness about recent teen suicides by wearing purple, tweeting, and writing Facebook messages.
Posted Wednesday, October 20, 2010 by Kay Steiger
The Pentagon is using some age-old myths in its appeal of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” District Court ruling last week that found the law unconstitutional.
Posted Tuesday, October 19, 2010 by Matt Comer