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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Urges Congress to Support LGBTQ+ Rights

Last week, by majority vote, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights urged the 116th Congress to prioritize civil rights issues with its oversight and...

Taiwanese Voters Reject Same-Sex Marriage

Voters in Taiwan have rejected same-sex marriage in a referendum this past week. This is seen as a big setback to LGBTQ+ couples hoping their island...

40 Years After Harvey Milk’s Death: Where Are We Now?

About 41 years ago, first openly gay elected official Harvey Milk made history after winning a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors,...

Court: Civil Rights Act Protects Sexual Orientation

A historic court decision could lead to better LGBTQ+ workplace protections nationwide.

Bayard Rustin Led the Fight For Gay Marriage, Years Before It...

A new documentary celebrates the civil rights leader and gay rights pioneer.

How America’s Companies are Working for (and Against) LGBTQ+ Rights

In the fight for basic equality, the question of fair employment often gets lost in the dialogue.

Joe Biden: A True Champion of LGBT Rights

Appreciating the fierce ally we had in our last Vice President

Gay Men in Chechnya Find Support from Lithuania

Lithuania remains one of the first countries to extend a humanitarian hand to gay and bisexual men seeking asylum in Chechnya.

Federal Court Rules Gays, Lesbians Protected from Discrimination

A new 7th circuit decision takes a positive stand for LGBT rights

LGBT-hostile republicans vow to block Obama SCOTUS pick

BY LISA KEEN  |  The U.S. Supreme Court justice most hostile to equal rights for LGBT people has died, and a threat by Republicans...