Only three same-sex couples have managed to adopt children in nine years. The government of Israel confirmed Sunday that it has no intention of lifting a prohibition on same-sex couples adopting children. Responding to a petition from the High Court, the state insisted that allowing
A Washington State florist who refused to service a gay couple’s wedding for religious reasons is calling on the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse state court rulings that she violated the state’s LGBT non-discrimination law. Barronelle Stutzman, the sole owner of Arlene’s Flowers in Richland,
With the Catholic Church being the largest Christian denomination in the world the fight for the dignity and inclusion of its LGBTQI parishioners is a fight for the church’s soul and moral integrity. DignityUSA since its inception has asserted that God loves the LGBTQI community equally. This year DignityUSA held
Whipping Girl author Julia Serano takes down the fallacies one by one. I was recently interviewed by the New York Times about my work and writings as a trans feminist. From pre-interview conversations we shared, I knew that my interviewer planned to ask me about
It’s the second time Reps. Joe Kennedy and Bobby Scott have tried to amend the Religious Freedom Restoration Act with their “Do No Harm” bill. Two Democratic congressmen are working to ensure religious freedoms aren’t used to discriminate against LGBTQ people, women and other marginalized
If They Don’t Have Those and Want Sexual Reassignment Surgery, We’ll Cut Them Up and Remake Them Into Something Different – King Says U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-IA) was so angered a bill banning the use of Defense Dept. funds for transgender transition medical services
Today’s Spain is a world leader when it comes to recognition of sexual diversity, a remarkable turnaround since the country emerged from the repressive Franco dictatorship in the mid-1970s and began to embrace democracy and individual liberties.