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The city lost three successive bids within hours of scrapping LGBT protections.

November 05 2015 12:17 PM

Jackie Biskupski is now one of the top gay politicians in the country. 

November 04 2015 1:08 PM

Writer and poet Stephen Ira says that that Greer's complaints about not being able to speak her views are a diversionary tactic, not evidence of her anti-trans arguments' validity.

November 04 2015 12:28 PM

After a fear-mongering campaign, voters overwhelmingly voted to repeal the city's equal rights ordinance.

November 04 2015 11:04 AM

‘I came to see that there’s a segment of the Right who just aren’t comfortable with people who aren’t like themselves.’

November 03 2015 1:02 PM

Israel may become the first marriage equality country in the Middle East and Asia.

November 03 2015 12:28 PM

For the first time, Northern Ireland’s assembly voted in favor of marriage equality, but a ‘petition of concern’ from the country’s largest political party has quashed any changes in the nation’s laws. 

November 02 2015 11:01 AM

A Michigan elementary school is banning the latest installment of the popular children's series because one of the main characters is gay.

October 26 2015 8:01 PM

It seemed to be going so good — until he said all the wrong things.

October 26 2015 4:09 PM

A few weeks after the cost of a lifesaving drug used to treat HIV/AIDS complications was increased 5,000 percent, a new, low-cost monopoly-busting compound has emerged. 

October 23 2015 11:20 AM