Thursday, May 8, 2014Michael Sam has partnered with Visa to sign his first endorsement deal, reports ABC News and ESPN.
Thursday, December 5, 2013ALBANY, N.Y. -- New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli and New York City Comptroller John Liu are pressuring Olympic advertisers to speak out against Russia's restrictions on gay and transgender rights before the Sochi Winter Games…
Sunday, August 11, 2013TEL AVIV, Israel -- The U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv on Thursday issued the first derivative visas to same-sex spouses.
Thursday, April 25, 2013PHILADELPHIA — The daughter of Cuba President Raul Castro cannot visit Philadelphia to receive an award for her gay rights activism because the State Department has denied her permission to travel there, officials said Thursday.
- Hillary Clinton was against the State Department using LGBT-friendly phrases
- Castro's daughter sponsors blessing of Cuban same-sex couples
- State Department names first global envoy for LGBT rights
- State Department to establish LGBT envoy to advocate for rights overseas
- Ted Osius III becomes first openly gay U.S. ambassador to East Asia