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The election of a demagogue imperils many homegrown advancements in LGBT rights. It also degrades the global progress when the standard-bearer—America—is shown to be so vulnerable.

December 14 2016 12:14 PM

GOP Senators Ted Cruz and Mike Lee believe that the First Amendment Defense Act will pass, especially given President-elect Trump's support for the bill.

December 14 2016 8:17 AM

“I’d probably vote differently now on the gay marriage issue," said incoming Prime Minister Bill English. "I don’t think that gay marriage is a threat to anyone else’s marriage."

December 13 2016 5:40 PM

The comic book heroine was removed as honorary ambassador after some UN members and outside organizations said a skimpily dressed American prone to violence isn't the best role model for children.

December 13 2016 4:21 PM

Gaga has agreed to sit down with Piers Morgan after he told Twitter to take her words with  "pinch of PR salt."

December 13 2016 4:14 PM

Departing U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch assured the students that the Dept. of Justice will maintain a "working group" into the next administration that focuses on LGBTQ-related civil rights.

December 13 2016 2:33 PM

President-elect Donald Trump also appointed Rex Tillerson, Chief Executive of Exxon Mobil, as Secretary of State.

December 13 2016 11:55 AM