“I’m designating the Stonewall National Monument as the newest addition to America’s national parks system. Stonewall will be our first national monument to tell the story of the struggle for LGBT rights. I believe our national parks should reflect the full story of our country – the richness and diversity and uniquely American spirit that […]
It was a chaotic scene on the House floor Thursday morning after an amendment to help protect LGBT people from discrimination failed by just one vote as Republicans succeeded in convincing a few members of their own party to switch their votes to help ensure the measure would not pass. House Democrats could be heard […]
Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick: We’ll Give Up Federal Funds Over LGBT Policy Texas’ lieutenant governor said Friday that the state is prepared to forfeit billions of federal dollars in public school funding in defiance of an Obama administration directive requiring schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms consistent with their chosen […]
Tokyo Pride Parade-Goers Share Their Dreams For Japan’s LGBT Community The Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade saw high levels of participation this year, with thousands of people marching through Yoyogi Park on May 7 and 8 to raise awareness of Japan’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. The march comes at a time when many LGBT […]
What It’s Like to Be Asexual, According to Asexuals What would life be like as an asexual? With today’s sexualized media and culture, it can be hard to imagine how individuals who identify as asexual interpret and cope with the extremely sex-centric world around them.
The Business Case for LGBT Inclusion (Video) http://www.bizjournals.com/bizjournals/video/#ooid=hkNjJnMzE6jSAEfswEJWK3ZdUnMZPgXV May 11 — Todd Sears, founder and principal at Out Leadership, and former U.S. Health and Human Services Director Kathleen Sebelius discuss the economic impact of North Carolina’s anti-LGBT policies. They speak on “Bloomberg Markets.”
Barack Obama is the First President on an LGBT Magazine Cover Ally of The Year: Obama Becomes First US President to Grace LGBT Magazine Cover President Barack Obama is the first president to grace the cover of a LGBT magazine thanks to his efforts to make same-sex marriage the law of the land. SAN FRANCISCO [...]
Latter Days (2003): Long before the South Park team took on The Book of Mormon, gay writer-director and former Mormon C. Jay Cox explored the damage done to families by the antigay attitudes within the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with his ultimately sweet film Latter Days. Sure, the film falls into some […]