Gay and lesbian couples from around Australia joined in fragile marriages in Canberra on Saturday under the nation’s beleaguered same-sex union laws that face a challenge in the courts within a week.
German President Joachim Gauck is boycotting the Winter Olympics and will not travel to Sochi, Russia next year.
Comcast and NBCUniversal named among America’s “Best Places to Work” for LGBT for second year in a row
Comcast Corporation today announced that Comcast and NBCUniversal have — for the second year in a row — been named among the nation’s “best places to work” for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, and earned a 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2014 Corporate Equality Index.
Five years after a Northern California woman said she was gang-raped while her attackers taunted her for being a lesbian, the trial of one of the four men charged in the assault has gotten underway in a Contra Costa County courtroom where the 33-year-old victim is testifying.
The nation’s largest freight rail carriers have announced they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
The Missouri History Museum is on the verge of the St. Louis region’s first mainstream collection of gay artifacts.
University of Houston-Downtown and LIVE CONSORTIUM commemorate “World AIDS Day” with anti-stigma rally
Students from the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) put a personal “face” on the lingering stigma of HIV/AIDS by sharing their own stories in an interactive rally today in commemoration of “World AIDS Day.”
Lauren Beth Czekala-Chatham wants to force Mississippi, one of the America’s most conservative states, to recognize her same-sex marriage. She hopes to do so by getting a divorce.
The weekly meetings of Mouthing Off!, a group for students at Mills College in Oakland, Calif., who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, always start the same way. Members take turns going around the room saying their names and the personal pronouns they want others to use when referring to them — she, he or something else.
Watching “The Dallas Buyers Club” on the big screen this past week, the new film about the early days of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, had me recalling those dark days when we as a community were literally fighting for our very lives, and appreciating the real heroes of the era. For those with delicate sensibilities, you might not want to read my following memories of those early days.