The bill is expected to go to the floor of the House by the end of May.
Twenty years ago on April 1, the mayor of Amsterdam married four couples in City Hall as the Netherlands became the first country in the world with legalized same-sex marriages.
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International Transgender Day of Visibility is March 31, celebrating transgender and nonbinary people and raising awareness of discrimination.
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Boys would often shoulder check Joshua Garner and use homophobic slurs to refer to him as he walked through the hallways at New Berlin Junior High School.
A performance audit of the Department of Children and Family Services released by the state auditor general this month found substandard practices for caring for LGBTQ youth at the agency.
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Auditor discovers poor oversight, inconsistent and unreliable information at DCFS
The pandemic also forced the United Methodist Church to cancel a potentially momentous national meeting last May that’s now rescheduled for late August. The same topic will dominate the agenda: Whether America’s largest mainline Protestant denomination will split due to differences over inclusion of LGBTQ people.
Under Trump there have been some rollbacks in civil rights protections for LGBTQ people that Biden is vowing to restore and expand. But that may prove complicated if Republican lawmakers and the Supreme Court, now with a solid conservative majority, endorse the arguments of religious conservatives that some of those protections infringe on religious liberty.
On Tuesday, the Oscar-nominated star of movies like "Juno" and "X-Men: Days of Future Past" shared with fans that they are transgender and identify as non-binary.
More LGBTQ candidates ran for office in the U.S. in 2020 than ever before — at least 1,006. That’s a 41% increase over the 2018 midterms, according to the LGBTQ Victory Fund.
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The landmark ruling will extend protections to millions of workers nationwide and is a defeat for the Trump administration. Here's how critics and supporters are reacting on social media.
Here are a few documentaries and TV shows that honor the LGBTQ movement’s roots in protest and connects its history to current events.