Recent Headlines

Transgender 9-Year-Old Adapts to School Life as a Boy
yahoo.com
July 7, 2015

The story of transgender 9-year-old Q Daily, of Brooklyn, is powerful, as he just completed his first full year of school — third grade — as a boy.

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USA dominates Japan to win World Cup, 5-2
washingtonblade.com
July 7, 2015

The U.S. Women’s National Team dominated Japan in Sunday’s 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup final, defeating the team that beat them four years ago 5-2.

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Op-ed: I'm a Lesbian Targeted by the Bathroom Police
Advocate.com
July 7, 2015

“Are you transgender?” This is the question everyone’s asking me lately thanks to Caitlyn Jenner. Back in the day, they’d just ask if I was a man or a woman. Things were a lot simpler then.

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Former Oregon bakery owners must pay $135,000 for denying lesbians wedding cake
LA Times
July 7, 2015

The former owners of an Oregon bakery have been ordered to pay $135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused a wedding cake, in the latest front in the battle between religious liberty and individual rights.

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Lesbian Chinese student bravely wears rainbow flag to 'come out' at graduation ceremony
Mirror Online
July 7, 2015

Wan Qing has been praised by equality campaigners for choosing to come out at her university graduation ceremony

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Women's World Cup 2015: Anti-Gay Marriage Republican Presidential Candidates Congratulate Team With Gay Players
ibtimes.com
July 7, 2015

Although many Republican presidential candidates oppose same-sex marriage, they tweeted congratulations to the women's team -- which has four openly gay members, including the coach.

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Lawmakers in Oregon vote to aid gay veterans, strippers
Washington Times
July 7, 2015

Oregon lawmakers gave an assist to gay veterans in the final hours of the 2015 legislative session.

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Colorado ballot initiatives target LGBTs following gay marriage ruling
TheHill
July 7, 2015

The ballot initiatives filed last week would roll back protections for LGBTs. 

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Emilia Clarke is the First Game of Thrones Cast Member to Admit Jon Snow Might Return
Vanity Fair
July 1, 2015

Finally, a crack in the unified front.

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A Weekend of Russian Pride
The New Yorker
July 1, 2015

Masha Gessen on the refugees of anti-gay violence and legislation in Russia and former Soviet republics who came together for this year's Pride Parade.

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