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Mexico’s Congressional Committee Rejects Same-Sex Marriage Bill

A congressional committee in Mexico has just rejected a bill that would have legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. The bill, proposed…

Pat McCrory Loses in North Carolina Over ‘Bathroom Bill’ Disaster

While we’re all in mourning over the presidential election today, good news is coming out of North Carolina. Governor Pat…

Justin Trudeau Names Randy Boissonnault New LGBTQ Special Advisor

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has just appointed Randy Boissonnault special advisor on LGBTQ issues. Boissonnault, a Liberal member of Parliament, is also…

Amsterdam Unveils Rainbow Path For LGBT Rights

Amsterdam’s pride month may be well over, but the city is getting a splash of color with the newly unveiled…

Gay Vietnamese Candidate Born In Refugee Camp is Running for Congress

This election season, we’ve heard endless speeches about representing minorities and fighting for the underdogs. However, few are as well-equipped to turn rhetoric…

  The 39th president of the United States, Jimmy Carter, has been making the rounds for his latest book NIV…

It’s only 25 days until the election, and not only are we about to set the tone for the next…

The student body government of UC Berkeley has passed a resolution to ban the Salvation Army from campus, due to…

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced at a news conference on Thursday that the state of Missouri will now accept joint…

Without legislation reform, current recipients of US Social Security will be left to bare the brunt of a rising cost of…

20/20 Goes Undercover to Expose Gay-Conversion Camps, And It’s Terrifying

The process of gay-conversion therapy is universally deemed as harmful or not effective by scientists the world over. In fact,…

This past Thursday according to AllAfrica, the Liberian Senate passed into law an anti-gay bill seeking to prevent same-sex marriage in Liberia. If…

A new wave of support for transgender people came via Vice President Joe Biden this past Tuesday during a campaign…

A longtime supporter of LGBT rights, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), is leading an effort in Albany to prohibit bias in…

In a response to a lawsuit from four gay Idaho couples, a Federal District Magistrate Judge from the state, Candy…

Kelloggs at Center of Alt-Right War, But We Still Think ‘They’re Grrrrreat!’

As more and more advertisers refuse to be associated with the extreme right-wing “news” website Breitbart (which now has direct…

Sign the Petition, Attend Rally, Things We Can do Now to Call Attention to ‘Gay Concentration Camps’ in Chechnya

“Call for an immediate stop to abduction, torture and killing of gay men in Chechnya,” Amnesty International posted today on…

The first openly-gay mayor of Chapel Hill North Carolina was sworn in on Monday. Mayor-elect Mark Kleinschmidt stood with his…

The dry-humored, quick-witted Janeane Garofalo turns 48 today! Known for her cynicism and perfected dead pan, she is likely to…

We were glued to Rachel Maddow’s coverage of the election on Tuesday night. The openly lesbian, tell-it-like-it-is newscaster was being…

An openly gay candidate for the Phoenix City Council is turning heads with his campaign signs. Austin Head has limited…

It seems like everyone is “evolving” on gay and lesbian marriage—others faster than others. Senator Marco Rubio, has made an…

Boy Scouts of America will Allow Transgender Male-Identifying Members

Who would have thought that the Boys Scouts of America would have come this far? The organization began allowing gay youths…

Tennessee Senate Tries to Chip Away at LGBT Protections with Vote to Pass HB1111

The Tennessee Senate passed HB 1111—a measure that could undermine certain protections under state law for women and LGBTQ people in…

On Thursday April 26, Russia’s regional legislature in Siberia passed a new bill that bans promotion of homosexual, lesbian, bisexual,…

One hundred seventy Americans are currently fighting the very real prospect of losing their jobs in the questionable move of…

In a recemt article published by Rolling Stone, the Grammy and Emmy award-winner and LGBT spokesperson, Cyndi Lauper, blasts the United…

On the leadership front, Europe is setting the prime example for equality as Xavier Bettel, the openly gay mayor of…

In an announcement that shocked the political establishment, Conservative cabinet minister David Mundell came out as a gay. The British…

Aww! Anti-LGBT Bigot Pat McCrory Says It’s Hard to Find a Job Because People Think He’s a Bigot

Former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory said that it is difficult for him to find a new job after being…