LGBTQ Nation Archives - Page 4

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Trump administration erases LGBT people from another federal agency’s nondiscrimination policy

A memo talking up the importance of nondiscrimination removed the categories of sexual orientation and identity in the latest attack on the LGBT community.

More sexual assault charges lobbed at Bryan Singer

The man alleges Singer shoved his hands down the back of his pants and tried to penetrate him.

Reverend Jesse Jackson accused of sexual harassment by journalist

A former co-worker confirmed the incident and said other women were also harassed as they took photos with Jackson.

Pence may be a lapdog, but he’s wagging Trump’s tail

There is no other figure in the West Wing who has consistently had their agenda signed off on and moved.

The Sydney Opera House became a rainbow for the launch of Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras

It is the 40th anniversary of the iconic event and the landmark is celebrating with sparkles and light.

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Sir Ian McKellen hopes he is remembered more for his activism than his acting

The actor, who came out in 1988, is likely to be remembered fondly for both.

What would happen if all the LGBTQ healthcare workers called in sick?

The reality is that we are holding up this culture. We take care of our own - and everyone else too.

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Milo Yiannopoulos got fired from a job where he wasn’t even getting paid

The Daily Caller caught immediate flack for bringing on the controversial writer, whose first and only article was called "A Round of Applause for Kevin Spacey."

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Some of America’s most notorious anti-LGBT activists are in Egypt as the country arrests gay men

The ongoing crackdown on gay and bi men taking place in Egypt is drawing comparisons to the deadly situation in Chechnya.

Richard Dreyfuss’s son: Kevin Spacey fondled me in front of my dad

Harry Dreyfuss said that he couldn't stop Spacey without causing a scene and potentially getting his dad fired the play Stacey was directing.

It looks like Cher will be in the Will & Grace holiday episode

If there's one thing you can count on, it's that Cher will always make a return when things are "finished."

Twitter blocks #bisexual with new rules, but gives Trump a pass to bully & abuse people

Twitter may have just explained why Donald Trump can be abusive but you can’t.

Ivanka Trump gave a speech on women’s empowerment in Japan & no one showed up

A White House spokesperson "pulled a Spicer" and gave a crazy excuse to explain the incredibly low attendance.

Kenyan official blames lion homosexuality on gay tourists

He wants the lions isolated, because if it's not gay tourists, then it might be demons.

The judge in the infamous Palm Springs gay cruising sting case made anti-gay comments

Almost seven years ago, the judge rejected evidence that local police were targeting gay men for arrest.

Watch a 104-year-old man explain why he voted for marriage equality

He said he "can’t understand what all the fuss and commotion is about."

A man shot & killed his 14-year-old son because he was gay

"He would rather have a dead son than a gay son."

‘SNL’ and Larry David make fun of vintage homophobia

"If someone pressures you to smoke? Just say, ‘No way. That’s gay.’”

Man found guilty in the brutal murder of gender-fluid teen

The jury found him guilty in what appears to be an attempted rape that turned into a brutal murder.

John Oliver slammed an anti-marriage gay couple. Now they’re mad.

They called John Oliver's segment on them "a complete hatchet job."

Australia might sacrifice anti-discrimination law for marriage equality

If marriage equality wins in the Australian referendum, conservatives promise to gut anti-discrimination law.

Scotland Yard opened an investigation into Kevin Spacey

Another alleged victim has come forward, but this time he went to the police.

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A former basketball star says she was denied a job because she ‘chose’ to be straight

She identified as lesbian throughout most of her playing career, but now identifies as heterosexual, and believes she is being punished because of it.

Kevin Spacey just got fired by his agency & his publicist

After multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault, Kevin Spacey's career is in shambles.

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Teacher suspended for educating students on LGBT issues

There was nothing remotely scandalous or explicit in the materials given students.

A Texas restaurant is using photos of Caitlyn Jenner as bathroom signs

And now the restaurant won't answer their phones to explain themselves.