American Geriatrics Society Releases Statement Related to LGBT Health

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has released a new position statement on the Care of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults.

Help Defeat the “Abolishing Local Liberty Bill”

As you may have seen in the news recently, anti-LGBT House Bill 2881 flew through the House Government Organization Committee and will be considered on the house floor as early as Friday morning!

Joe Manganiello Stands Up for Marriage Equality

Share Before It’s Too Late: #LoveCantWait

With only a little less than 24 hours to sign The People’s Brief, the time is now to spread the word that #LoveCantWait.

Moving Forward to Combat Youth Homelessness

Today, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) announced that he would offer the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA) as an amendment to legislation aimed at fighting human trafficking.

Dana Beyer: The Second Coming of the Man Who Would Be Queen

Charlotte Allen's article in the Weekly Standard, "The Transgender Triumph," which reads like a "Greatest Hits" album of the scientifically ignorant and hateful anti-trans rabble, leads with the return of Professor J. Michael Bailey to the scene of the crimes that originally led to his fall from grace. It's a surprisingly tone-deaf way to stage-manage your Second Coming.

Read more: J. Michael Bailey, Charlotte Allen, Transphobia, Transgender, The Man Who Would Be Queen, Paul McHugh, Gay Voices News

Transgender Europe Launches Awareness Campaign

Transgender Europe, a Berlin-based organization working on inclusion of transgender people throughout Europe, recently released a powerful video as a part of their #TransNightmare campaign.

Actress Amanda Bearse Stops by HRC Action Center and Store

Last week, actress Amanda Bearse visited HRC’s San Francisco Action Center and Store in the historic Castro District.

Republican House Leadership Blocks Student Non-Discrimination Act

Last night, the Rules Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives blocked an amendment that would have protected LGBT students from discrimination in their schools.

Warren J. Blumenfeld: Negotiating for Cessation of Persecution of LGBT People in Iran

Repressive regimes around the world currently and throughout history have scapegoated, oppressed, and murdered LGBT people. The time has long since passed that we speak out against repression in all of its forms

Read more: Iran, Lgbt, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Hassan Rouhani, Barack Obama, Jordan, Egypt, Middle East, Shah of Iran, Sexuality, Same-Sex Sexuality, Torture, Execution, Repression, Islamic Revolution, Transgender, Sex Reassignment, Gender Confirmation, Thailand, Gay Voices News

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