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“She takes the LGBT fight so personally" says Tom D'Angora. "She really cares about the individual."

July 12 2016 11:10 AM

Attorneys for the transgender former Army intelligence officer and whistleblower confirmed she would be under observation for several weeks. 

July 12 2016 11:00 AM

Like most “religious freedom” bills, the First Amendment Defense Act would allow individuals and business to discriminate against those who believe in marriage equality.

July 12 2016 10:05 AM

A hashtag campaign to bring together conservatives sparked backlash from Twitter's more liberal users. 

July 11 2016 5:19 PM

“It can be hard to understand what it means to be transgender, especially if you’ve never met a transgender person."

July 11 2016 4:10 PM

One in six adults could wait over a year for their first consultation at a gender identity clinic. 

July 11 2016 1:19 PM

About 21 states in total have gone to court to stop transgender students from using bathrooms and changing facilities matching their identity. 

July 11 2016 12:21 PM