In his World AIDS Day address, the President also talked about creating an AIDS-free generation and what our global responsibilities are.
"On this World AIDS Day, as we reflect on the extraordinary progress we have made together, it is important to remember that our work is far from finished."
US president calls bill ‘an important step in the right direction’.
There you have it, on the record: the federal government’s own top HIV prevention official, a gay man himself, admitting that homophobia at the highest levels of the U.S. government keeps gay and bisexual men from getting the targeted HIV prevention interventions they need.
The White House issued a statement Thursday from President Barack Obama, just moments after the U.S. Senate approved the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), urging House leaders to pass the measure.
With President Obama’s op-ed at The Huffington Post and Nevada Republican senator Dean Heller’s support announced this morning, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act is poised to pass the U.S. Senate
E.W. Jackson, Republican candidate for Virginia Lieutenant Governor, claimed during a 2012 interview that President Barack Obama would force schools to start “teaching all children homosexuality.”
Obama nominates Diane Humetewa, Hopi, as a federal judge
President Barack Obama has nominated Diane Humetewa, a member of the Hopi Tribe, to serve as a federal judge in Arizona.
If confirmed by the Senate, Humetewa would be the first Native American woman in the federal judiciary She was the first Native woman to serve as U.S. Attorney.
Throughout the administration, we operate on the fundamental belief that every American deserves equal opportunity, equal protection, and equal rights under the law. That’s why the Affordable Care Act is so important for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Americans.
People with HIV and their allies plan to shut down traffic outside the United Nations tonight in protest, calling on President Obama and other world leaders to back a so-called Robin Hood Tax…
The White House Office of Public Engagement and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday will host a joint briefing on the Affordable Healthcare Act and its impact on LGBT Americans.
U.S. ‘cannot approach relations through prism of human rights alone’.
'It's 2013 and millions of LGBT Americans still lack basic protection from discrimination under the law'.
In a major show of solidarity with Russia’s LGBT community, President Obama met with leaders of that nation’s LGBT movement in St. Petersburg today.
President Barack Obama will meet with several human rights and pro-LGBT organizations during the G-20 summit this week.