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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…

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…

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…

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 Campbell City Council is expected to select Evan Low as their new mayor. Low is 26, Asian, openly-gay, and…

For the first time, the Democratic Party has formally supported and approved of same-sex marriage rights as part of their…

Today’s Election Day! Check out this list from Buzzfeed of 14 important races to watch regarding the LGBT community. We have,…

Kathleen Kane, Pennsylvania’s attorney general, announced Thursday that she will not defend the state law that effectively bans same-sex marriage from…

Republican Congressional Candidate Anthony P. Culler, who is running in South Carolina’s sixth congressional district, went on a hate-filled homophobic…

CDC Indefinitely Postpones LGBT Youth Health Summit

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has indefinitely postponed an LGBT youth health summit after the election of Donald…

Paul McHugh Exposed: Anti-Gay Junk Science Will Not Be Tolerated

The HRC has launched a much-needed website called McHugh Exposed, which aims to pull back the curtain on the anti-LGBTQ myths…

After a special election held yesterday, Representative Al McAffrey became the state’s first openly gay member of the legislature. He previously became…

By now everyone knows that Mitt Romney wants to stop federal funding of Public Television. His plan to help our…

France has seen much controversy surrounding both gay rights and religion Now Mohammed Ludovic Lütfi Zahed, a French Muslim man, seeks…

  Another day, another government shutdown. Congress is struggling to pass a federal budget before October 1st, the date on…

Yesterday, the US Supreme Court declined a petition from Kentucky’s Rowan County clerk Kim Davis for an emergency stay on…

Arkansas Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Hate by Striking Down Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

In a disgusting turn back of the clock, Arkansas Supreme Court struck down a local ordinance banning discrimination based on…

The White House has selected the Ali Forney Center’s Executive Director Carl Siciliano as a Champion of Change in the…

Massachusetts’ then Governor Mitt Romney told a crowd of voters in South Carolina that gay and lesbian parents were “not…

Last week, the San Francisco Pride Committee symbolically chose openly gay, whistleblower Bradley Manning as their grand marshal. As quickly…

Santa Fe, New Mexico has elected the city’s first openly gay mayor on Tuesday when Javier Gonzales won the election…

Dutch Men are Holding Hands Across Holland to Unite Against Anti-Gay Hate Crime

A homophobic attack on a gay couple in Holland has united the country against hate. To show support for two…

Yesterday, voters in Georgia elected Simone Bell to the Georgia State House. She will be the first openly-lesbian, African American…

Barney Frank, the openly gay Democrat Congressman from Massachusetts, criticized gay and lesbian Republicans for standing with a party that…

This week has been an exciting one for gay marriage rights. In addition to the three American states passing marriage…

Ed Murray, the openly-gay mayoral candidate of Seattle, is publicizing his role in Washington’s marriage equality law in a campaign…

The nation’s first openly bisexual governor has officially been sworn in. Liberal Democrat Kate Brown has replaced the now-disgraced governor…

Discriminatory Anti-LGBT Legislation Moves Forward in Virginia

The General Laws Committee of the Virginia House of Delegates advanced HB 2025—a discriminatory piece of legislation that would seek to give taxpayer-funded agencies…

Partner of Police Officer Shot in Paris Gives Heartbreaking Eulogy in Paris

The partner of a gay police officer who was killed on duty during an attack on the Champs-Elsées gave the eulogy…