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'Religious exemption' directive could result in LGBTQ firings, critics say

Added: 16.08.2018 20:12 | 11 views | 0 comments

The Department of Labor issued a religious-liberty directive that LGBTQ advocates say constitutes a “license to discriminate” in federal employment.

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Primary Night Results For Races in Minnesota, Vermont, and Wisconsin

Added: 15.08.2018 5:40 | 18 views | 0 comments

Christina Hallquist made history on Tuesday night by becoming the United States' first transgender gubernatorial nominee for a major political party in Vermont, according to The Washington Post. Hallquist was able to achieve the major breakthrough for LGBT Americans which have often been removed from higher levels of elected office an will face Gov. Phil Scott in November's election. Hallquist transitioned publicly during her time as CEO of one of Vermont's largest utility companies, becoming the first major CEO to do so while remaining on the job, according to the Victory Fund, a political action committee who supported Hallquist and is "dedicated to electing openly LGBTQ people." "My path...

'Not scared': Russian teen charged under 'gay propaganda' law will keep protesting

Added: 14.08.2018 22:17 | 15 views | 0 comments

Last week, Maxim Neverov, 16, became the first minor charged under Russia's "gay propaganda" law. He told NBC News this will not stop his LGBTQ activism.

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Governments around the world impede LGBTQ-rights groups, report finds

Added: 12.08.2018 16:17 | 13 views | 0 comments

Fifty-five countries around the world have LGBTQ-rights groups but don't allow them to legally register, according to analysis by OutRight Action International.

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Black bar association adds LGBTQ division

Added: 10.08.2018 22:22 | 5 views | 0 comments

The nation's oldest and largest association for African-American lawyers and judges has created an LGBTQ division for its members.


8 People on Surviving Gay Conversion Therapy

Added: 10.08.2018 15:41 | 7 views | 0 comments

This year, two high-profile films will attempt to tackle the subject of conversion therapy, the dangerous and discredited practice of attempting to “cure” LGBTQ people of their identities. Also known as “reparative” or “ex-gay” therapy, these programs use various forms of psychological manipulation, and sometimes physical abuse, to confront “same-sex ...

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LGBT portraits taken off wall in Malaysia

Added: 10.08.2018 11:18 | 4 views | 0 comments

A Malaysian minister said the portraits of two activists promoted gay culture and broke social norms.

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The Burberry Check Gets a Rainbow Makeover to Benefit LGBTQ Rights

Added: 18.02.2018 15:22 | 1 views | 0 comments

26 ways to ♥ Roy G Biv—and support human rights.

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