LGBTQ Nation

LGBTQ Nation

LGBTQ Nation is a mix of news, opinions, arts and culture.

http://www.lgbtqnation.com

rss feed Twitter Facebook 's Website

All articles by LGBTQ Nation

Author of discredited gay parenting study stung by criticism during Mich. trial

| Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Mark Regnerus
DETROIT -- Attorneys seeking to overturn Michigan's gay marriage ban tried to peck away Tuesday at the credibility of a social scientist whose disputed 2012 study questioned the well-being of children who grew up in a home where a parent had a same-sex relationship.

Filed under: , , ,

Transgender student reports attack, sexual assault at Calif. high school

| Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Hercules-High-School-CA
HERCULES, Calif. -- A 15-year-old transgender student says he was attacked and sexually assaulted Monday at the same Hercules, Calif., school where another transgender student was involved in a fight four months ago.

Filed under: , , , , ,

Gay rights advocates rally in Denver, say marriage equality is coming to Colorado

| Monday, March 3, 2014
OneColoradoHouse Speaker Mark Ferrandino, who is openly gay, addresses marriage equality adovcates at the Colorado state capitol in Denver on Mondya, March 3, 2014.
DENVER — Gay rights advocates promise that marriage equality is coming to Colorado, either through the courts or the ballot box.

Filed under: , , , ,

Md. state Senate gives preliminary approval to transgender rights bill

| Monday, March 3, 2014
Maryland
ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- A bill that would prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender identity gained preliminary approval Friday in the Maryland state Senate.

Filed under: , ,

Money offer to defeat Indiana same-sex marriage amendment exposed

| Sunday, March 2, 2014
Indiana state capitol in Indianapolis.
INDIANAPOLIS -- A former Republican Party chairman's pledge to provide campaign cash to protect House members who were considering voting against a constitutional gay marriage ban offers a rare look at the private power game that plays out on tough issues at the Statehouse.

Filed under: , , , ,

Tempe, Ariz., approves LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination ordinance

| Saturday, March 1, 2014
Tempe-Ariz
TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Tempe City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a city-wide ordinance prohibiting discrimination against gay and transgender individuals in employment, housing and public accommodations.

Filed under: , ,

Harvard professor testifies in Day 4 of Mich. same-sex marriage trial

| Saturday, March 1, 2014
WJBK-TVJayne Rowse (left) and April DeBoer are plaintiffs in a challenge to Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage.
DETROIT -- A Harvard University professor testified on Friday for two women challenging Michigan's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

Filed under: , ,

NBA donating proceeds of Jason Collins jersey sales to LGBT groups

| Friday, February 28, 2014
Collins-98-cropped
NEW YORK -- The NBA plans to donate proceeds from sales of Jason Collins jerseys to the Matthew Shepard Foundation and the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network.

Filed under: , , , , , ,

St. Louis schools to add spousal benefits for married, same-sex couples

| Friday, February 28, 2014
St. Louis, Mo.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The St. Louis public school system has implemented changes to their employment benefits to include coverage for married, same-sex spouses.

Filed under: , , , ,

Walt Disney World ends Boy Scouts grant program due to ban on gay leaders

| Thursday, February 27, 2014
Disney-World
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Walt Disney World has suspended financial support to local chapters of the Boy Scouts of America over the group's continued ban on openly gay and lesbian adults serving as troop leaders or in any other leadership capacity.

Filed under: , ,

Page 155 of 631« First...102030...154155156...160170180...Last »