A bill that would upgrade the service records of gay, lesbian and bisexual troops discharged due to sexual orientation and open the door to veterans’ benefits has been introduced in the Senate and referred to the Armed Services Committee for review, officials said.
The Forum for Equality Louisiana and four gay married couples plan a legal challenge to the Louisiana Constitution's prohibition against recognizing same-sex marriages performed legally in other states.
Before college football season began in August, Missouri defensive end Michael Sam told his teammates a secret
Of course it’s sad that this is a news headline, that it took this long, that this is reality. But hey, let’s be happy about it instead — someone had to break the ice! M.K. Nobilette, 20, is officially the first openly gay contestant on American Idol. It’s really just a crazy technicality
In contrast to the Sochi Winter Olympics' multibillion-dollar splendor, dismay runs through Central Station, Russia's largest gay nightclub in Moscow.
In early January, about a month before the Winter Olympics in Sochi began, Andrei Tanichev, the owner of the city's only gay nightclub, got a call from the local government summoning him to a meeting with the mayor. It did not sound promising.
The most senior woman at Google, Susan Wojcicki, who has been a senior vice president of advertising and commerce, is changing jobs at the company to run YouTube.
In the days following his coming out, former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam has enjoyed an outpouring of support from current NFL players and fans alike. With this announcement, he will become the first active openly gay male athlete in American professional sports — a major milestone for
Lesbian activism in Nicaragua has often been subsumed by feminist and gay activism, so a group of badass lesbians are making themselves heard in a new way with a project called “Cuando Las Lesbianas Hablamos” – When Lesbians Speak.
Since the Supreme Court struck down the provision in the Defense of Marriage Act denying federal benefits to lawfully married same-sex couples, the Justice Department has been helping federal agencies change their practices.