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Earlier this month, Time Magazine reported that InterVarsity USA, an influential Christian organization with chapters on 667 college campuses, was planning to fire all its employees who support same-sex marriage.
The harassment started after a video was posted of The Wall Street Journal's Jason Bellini, 31, and his fiance Cody Moore, 22, attending Trump's rally in Cincinnati on Oct. 13.
The Log Cabin Republicans, the largest and oldest gay conservative organization in the U.S., declined to endorse the GOP's nominee for President.
Orlando, Fla. (AP) - Cape Coral got the lowest score among Florida cities on an index that measures the quality of life for gays, lesbians and transgender residents.
... Daily) - Two gay rights organizations have filed a lawsuit against the Utah State Board of education and three school districts on behalf of three students.
"Queers Hate Techies" graffiti by the group "Gay Shame" is oft-seen across the Mission District, but now that message has a new target: local political club offices.
Stonewall, an advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality, said it did not go far enough because it still requires a case-by-case review of pardon applications by living men.
In August, Martin founded a local chapter of Pink pistols, a national LGBT group dedicated to teaching gay people how to arm themselves.
gay rights groups, corporate CEOs and entertainers have blasted the law as state-sanctioned bigotry, and the federal government sued to overturn the law.
Palmerston North had a large gay, bi, and transgender community, and the club was there to ensure people had support, made friends, joined in on events and had fun.
The Human Rights Campaign - billed as the nation's largest gay rights organization - has endorsed Democrat Stephanie Murphy in Florida's 7th Congressional district, her campaign announced Friday.
A prominent gay-rights organization is endorsing GOP lawmakers from Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania and other states for their against-the-grain commitment to LBGT causes.
Salt Lake City (AP) - A federal judge will let a Utah firefighters union and a gay-rights group face off against the Drug Enforcement Administration in a court fight over whether police can conduct warrantless searches of a prescription drug database ...
The Human Rights Campaign, America's largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, has threatened to penalize Johns Hopkins University if it does not denounce a report from two of the institution's scholars ...
Corey Sinclair, editor of the Star Observer gay and lesbian a national magazine, was also pleased that the national poll on same-sex marriage had been blocked.
The group has released its rankings for the 114th Congress and Rubio scored a zero. That was down from 22 percent in the 113th Congress and 47 percent in the 112th.
... the National Organization for women and the Asian American legal defense and education Fund. Now, the Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada, often just referred to as The Center, will honor Cho Saturday during its annual fundraiser, ...
A gay couple who were set to win a competition to become cover stars on the latest Ikea Russia catalogue have had their entry removed from the contest.
The figures, collected as part of the Annual population Survey, also show that overall, one in 30 young people in UK now identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB), compared with one in 38 in 2012. The national average across all age groups is one in 60.
In fact, marketers seem to believe that the estimated 5.1 million LGBT women living in America today are not a viable consumer group. This oversight is nothing less than lesbian erasure. And this oversight has had consequences on the lesbian community ...
A Gay-Straight Alliance was created this year by students at the Englewood school who said it was needed to raise awareness about the community and create a safe space for those who identify as gay or transgender. "We're here, and I feel as ... Group ...
The gentlemen of Dolores Park's Gay Beach can pee easy today following a San Francisco Superior Court judge's ruling that the barely controversial pissoir can remain perched atop the southwest corner of the park.
One of the largest evangelical organizations on college campuses nationwide has told its 1,300 staff members they will be fired if they personally support gay marriage or otherwise disagree with its newly detailed positions on sexuality starting on Nov ...
For years, advocacy groups have been saying gay and lesbian kids are more often bullied, ostracized and at high risk for many other problems.
The Sierra Club and the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund have accused state Rep. Kathleen Peters of hypocrisy in her recent call for public notice of contamination.
A heartwarming advertisement for Spain's leading department store vanished from YouTube and a group of Catholics who oppose same-sex marriage is taking credit.
After Darryl DiPiano, the owner of the gay bar iCandy, was caught on video repeatedly using a racial slur, a protest was organized.
Boston - The Mass. court that paved the way for same-sex marriage in the United States ruled Tuesday that an unmarried gay woman whose former girlfriend gave birth to two children through artificial insemination has the same parental rights as their ...
Australia's most prominent mental health advocate Patrick McGorry and the nation's peak mental health group have called for the same-sex marriage plebiscite ...
Many people like to criticize the Black Panthers by saying that they were racist, sexist, and/or homophobic, but this is just an attempt to delegitimize one of the most revolutionary organizations this country has ever known. White people especially ...
Mexico City: Homophobia has surged in Mexico since President Enrique Pena Nieto proposed to legalise same-sex marriage in May, a gay rights group said, reporting 26 hate-fueled murders this year. Alejandro Brito, head of ... The leftist Democratic ...
Since 2013, Atlanta's Counter Narrative Project has been working to raise awareness about the lives of and give voice to the city's community of black gay men through public education, advocacy, and community mobilization. Johnnie Kornegay has ... What ...
Separate LGBT groups endorse Esty, Cope for Congress. By Rob Ryser ... Separate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender groups have endorsed the two major-party candidates for Connecticut's 5th Congressional district. Log Cabin Republicans, an ...
This new sense of identity inspired some gay and lesbian vets to publicly express their persecution as a discriminated-against minority group in hopes that it would lead to reformed military policies and social changes in the broader American society ...
activists say the current wave of arrests started in October 2015, as Egyptian security services extended their crackdown from Islamist groups to civil society organizations. ... "Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, and Kuwait have all rushed to ...
The non-profit group said: "The primary purpose of this declaration is to support the ongoing fight for the fundamental human rights of our LGBTQ [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer] family, moving us closer to a universal understanding that all ...
For the first time, South Carolina's leading LGBTQ activist group, SC Equality, endorsed Republicans in state elections - among them a Greenville attorney who will be the state's first openly gay state legislator. Republican Jason Elliott unseated ...
Against most other candidates, Bob Gibeling would seem to be a shoo-in for the endorsement of gay rights advocacy Georgia Equality.
That happened last week when One Colorado, the state's largest gay-rights advocacy group, endorsed every Democrat running for the Colorado House and Senate this year, along with two Republicans: Reps.
PORTLAND, Ore. - A Portland man says a taxi driver pulled out a bull horn and yelled Anti-Gay slurs at him and his friends outside a bar this week.
A report authored by a group of civil society groups has been submitted to the United Nations denouncing discrimination against the gay community in Tunisia. Five of Tunisia's gay rights associations, Shams, Damj, Kelmty, Chouf and Mawjoudin worked on ...
NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP - This township's first openly gay mayor has resigned his position on a local arts board after a gay organization was told it would not be allowed to continue leasing space at the building the board manages. ... Community Center is ...
THE "bishops' reflection group on sexuality" which will guide the next stage of the Church of England's debate on same-sex relations has been criticised for including no openly gay bishops. A statement issued at the end of the meeting of the College of ...
Gay and lesbian groups have frequently complained of discrimination in Poland, where the predominant Catholic Church opposed clauses in a 1997 Constitution barring discrimination on grounds of ''sexual orientation" and has rejected repeated requests ...
HOBOKEN - Clergy, parishioners, public officials and other LGBT rights advocates held a rally in Hoboken Wednesday night in support of a gay priest stripped ...
CORRECTION: A previous version of this story made it appear that the video happened within the last three days. Alpha News has noted its error and corrected it in this updated version.


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