Recent Headlines

UVA Victim’s Roommate Pens Letter Supporting Her
NYMag
December 8, 2014

Another chapter in the messy Rolling Stone rape-story saga.

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Rolling Stone, U.V.A., and Reporting on Rape
The New Yorker
December 8, 2014

By arguably violating journalistic ethics to respect their subject’s wishes, Rolling Stone let the alleged rapists remain as hidden as they would want to be.

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What the Eric Garner Grand Jury Didn’t See
The New Yorker
December 4, 2014

A central issue in cases like this is a failure to fully value black lives. That alone can be deadly. But we should also ask about a related problem.

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What Happens Next in the Eric Garner Case
NYMag
December 4, 2014

A federal civil-rights probe was just added to the list of legal proceedings.

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City earns top ranking on LGBT quality-of-life index
The Philadelphia Tribune
December 3, 2014

Philadelphia's LGBT outreach efforts, including those by the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, have led to the city earning top marks in the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

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Losing the LGBT Community's Legislative Hero
huffington post
December 3, 2014

Congressman Waxman -- Vice Chair of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus -- is leaving the halls of the U.S. Capital having helped to save the lives of thousands of people with HIV and to make the entire country a much better place for LGBT people....

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The Economic Case for Supporting LGBT Rights
The Atlantic
December 3, 2014

Discriminatory laws hinder the size of the workforce, employees' mental health, and international tourism. How could they not impact a country's GDP?

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Cameron Esposito presents 'Ask A Lesbian' volume 3
LGBT Weekly
December 3, 2014

Cameron Esposito, is back with a new installment of her video series Ask A Lesbian.

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Lesbians targeted by men who want to 'straighten them out'
jamaica-gleaner
December 3, 2014

A recent study has shown that 47 per cent of lesbian and bisexual women in Jamaica have faced threats of sexual violence, actual sexual violence and/or sexual harassment by men, with the intention, in some cases, to

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High school principal sued for harassing teacher
New York Post
December 3, 2014

A Queens principal sexually harassed a lesbian science teacher and berated another underling for getting pregnant, according to a pair of Brooklyn federal lawsuits filed against him Tuesday.

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