Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), Trump’s pick for Attorney General, has been on the side of homophobes his entire political career. Sessions has been a vocal opponent of marriage equality. He also grilled then Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan on… Read The post CNN Investigation Documents Another Homophobic Act from Trump AG Pick Jeff Sessions’ Past appeared first on Towleroad.
"This new trend poses a significant threat for the existence of the human race.”
The Supreme Court ruled last year that gays and lesbians were entitled to equal marriage rights. But when it comes to the right to work free from discrimination, federal protections currently don't cover LGBTQ employees. That could soon change in the Seventh Circuit, however, as the en banc court......
Taipei could become the first Asian government to legalize same-sex marriage. But the public is deeply divided.
INTERVIEW: A Taiwanese Marriage Equality Activist Talks Queer Rights In our extended look at marriage equality in Taiwan, we sat down with a Taiwanese marriage equality activist. Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Californians should repeal Proposition 8 now, before we need to. Our state’s same-sex marriage ban was struck down by courts years ago, but its text remains part of the California Constitution, wedged uncomfortably between the equal protection clause and protections against employment discrimination:...
As 2016 nears to a close, Taiwan is looking increasingly likely to become the first Asian country to embrace marriage equality in the new year. Hence, there could be no better time to check out “Life of Silence,” a harrowing Taiwanese...Show More Summary
The DeVos family has donated millions to fight marriage equality.
INTERVIEW: What It’s Like To Be Gay and Married In Taiwan Taiwan may soon become the first Asian country to legalize marriage equality — but what's it like to be gay and married in Taiwan? Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
A couple years ago, two South Dakota men on opposite ends of the political spectrum got into a nasty fight over marriage equality. But after one offered the other an olive branch, they wound up forming a bipartisan alliance that wonShow More Summary
François Fillon may not be a populist. However, he is a Thatcherite who opposes equal marriage and leans towards a clash-of-civilisations approach on Islam Have all elections become unpredictable these days? The former French president...Show More Summary
I’ve seen some sentiment in the queer community that Donald Trump’s presidency will somehow not be “so bad." That's wrong for a host of reasons. The post LGBTQ People Aren’t Safe, No Matter What Trump Says About Marriage Equality appeared first on Rewire.
Reproductive care clinics are bracing for an influx of patients. by Christopher Frizzelle It used to be that every 50 minutes in Washington State, someone was arrested for cannabis possession. Nine out of 10 of those arrests were people of color, even though more than twice as many white people smoke weed as people of color. Show More Summary
Gibraltar Has Marriage Equality, Taiwan Likely Soon to Follow Gibraltar joins the progressive world with a unanimous vote on marriage equality... and Taiwan might be next. Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
In March of 2011, one month after Attorney General Eric Holder announced the Department of Justice would stop defending a law that prohibited the federal government from treating same-sex marriages as equal to heterosexual marriages, Alabama Sen. Show More Summary
Over 10,000 protesters showed up to demonstrate their stance against same-sex marriage.
Sessions voted against expanding hate-crimes law to cover anti-LGBT attacks, opposes marriage equality, and wants to sanction discrimination in the name of "religious freedom."
TRUMP TAPS ANTI-CIVIL RIGHTS SEN. JEFF SESSIONS FOR AG -- HE OPPOSES MARRIAGE EQUALITY, VOTING RIGHTS, AND ONCE SPOKE ADMIRINGLY OF THE KKK: Donald Trump today will reportedly announce as his choice for U.S. Attorney General Sen. Jeff...Show More Summary
Last week, I was pulling together an article for Slate about the status of lesbian and trans women in Iran. With marriage equality settled and the prospect of four more years of tolerant Democratic leadership in this country, I thought...Show More Summary
Thousands of protesters stormed the Legislative Yuan building in Taiwan yesterday as lawmakers reviewed a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage in the country and be the first place in Asia to do so. The NYT reports: On Thursday,...Show More Summary