It’s not gay people or their acceptance of and incorporation into society and culture, but anti-gay laws like the one passed in Uganda and the one vetoed in Arizona that are outside the norm - and the product of colonized minds.
The effort against the School Success and Opportunity Act has failed. Now what?
Tempe, one of Arizona’s most-populous cities, enacted an ordinance on Thursday banning anti-LGBT discrimination in housing, employment, and service in places like restaurants and hotels.
While the nation’s attention has been focused on an anti-gay bill advancing in Arizona, about a dozen other states have been quietly considering similar measures.
Transgender Washington, D.C., residents will now be able to purchase insurance policies that include coverage for transition-related care on the D.C. health exchange or through Medicaid benefits.
Statewide LGBT right organization Equality California is sponsoring seven bills this legislative session.
A federal judge has temporarily prohibited three insurance companies from refusing to accept premium payments from a federal program that helps HIV and AIDS patients cover their costs.
A prominent gay rights activist in Zambia has been acquitted over charges of promoting homosexuality.
An 1891 law had been used to prevent two North Carolina trans women from legally changing their names. Today, a court order legally recognized these women for who they are.
Job interviews are stressful enough without having to explain why you’re a woman named Bill or a man named Frieda…. more at Legal project helps transgender people get a name change
December 15, 2013
California officials voted Thursday to overturn a discriminatory rule that prevented sex workers who are physically or sexually assaulted from receiving money from a special victim compensation fund intended to help the victims of violent crimes. The change in policy means that…
A federal appeals court ruled that lawyers can’t discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation in jury selection - but the underlying rationale could have far broader implications.
A newly introduced piece of legislation aims to make Maryland the 18th state to outlaw discrimination against transgender people.
Cathy Brennan must be super thrilled about this.