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Republicans Reintroduce Anti-LGBT First Amendment Defense Act

Last year, Republican senators proposed the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA), a bill offering legal protections to those opposing same-sex marriage.…

7th Circuit Case Reconsiders LGBT Workplace Protections

A currently ongoing case in the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals could potentially set into motion new and valuable workplace…

Texan Businesses Warn Against Anti-LGBTQ Bathroom Bill

As Texas prepares for the upcoming legislative session, many businesses are warning against the economic consequences that could arise from…

Anti-LGBT Virginia Foxx, Who Called Matthew Shepard’s Murder a ‘Hoax’ to Lead House Education Committee

Seventy-three-year-old GOP Congresswoman Virginia Foxx is preparing to take on leadership in the House Education and the Workforce Committee, and has…

Trump Pledges to Sign Anti-LGBT Legislation

Donald Trump has never been popular with the LGBT community, try as he might to win their votes. However, he…

Kentucky Judge Says He Doesn’t Hug Men Like He Used to Since Gay Marriage

The Supreme Court’s legalization of same-sex marriage may have been a huge step forward for gay rights, but not everybody…

A bipartisan bill passed (223-195) in the U.S. House of Representatives last night to ensure that funds from an appropriations bill…

In a sneaky move going against President Obama’s executive act to prohibit discrimination in federal contracting, the House Armed Services Committee…

We already announced today that Lionsgate has pulled filming from North Carolina, and now a major announcement from PayPal proves…

Yesterday we learned that New York State, San Francisco, West Palm Beach, and Seattle have all placed bans on non-essential…

Charlotte City Council has voted to advance city-wide non-discrimination protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity, in public accommodations, vehicles…

The world of sports has had a dark history stigmatizing the LGBT community within and out of the industry, but 30,000…

The Ukrainian Parliament passed nondiscrimination legislation in the Ukrainian Parliament that will provide needed workplace protections for LGBT citizens and others throughout…

Rand Paul sat down with Wolf Blitzer on CNN to clarify his comments on workplace discrimination against gay people. The…

Target announced that it is has endorsed the recently introduced Equality Act, a landmark federal bill that would guarantee explicit, permanent…

A store in Tennessee that banned gay people from shopping there is now profiting off their bigotry by selling “No…

Louisiana is the latest state in the US to pass a religious freedom act that legally allows businesses to discriminate…

US District Judge Reed O’Connor blocked a recent rule change to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) from the…

Utah legislature gave final approval to S.B. 296, a non-discrimination bill extending existing employment and housing protections in Utah law…

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has rescinded an executive order signed by former Governor Kathleen Sebelius in 2007 that extended non-discrimination…

A private Lutheran school in Houston, Texas, allegedly forced an openly gay YouTube star to leave after they found out…

ExxonMobil has re-written its Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policy to finally include protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity…

In two major victories for transgender civil rights, today SaksFifth Avenue withdrew a motion to dismiss a lawsuit in which Saks…

If it wasn’t bad enough for the LGBT community in India after a court recriminalized homosexual acts, things seems to be…

This afternoon, the Department of Labor published a new rule to prohibit businesses that contract with the federal government from…

Exxon Mobil Corp. has had a rocky history with the LGBT community, ever since it was named one of the…

After a passenger called a male flight attendant a “fag***,” the flight attendant didn’t take the situation lightly. It appears…

A Seattle-based Boy Scouts of America troop has had their charter revoked after the boys and their parents stood by…

Administrators at Sheridan High School, near Little Rock, Arkansas, are refusing to include an interview with openly gay student Taylor…

  Mississippi’s SB 2681, a bill similar to Arizona’s failed legislation, would have given businesses the right to discriminate against…