#LGBTQ rights

  • Article: Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor
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    Christine Hallquist Makes US History as First Openly Trans Major Party Candidate for Governor

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2018

    She beat out three other candidates in Vermont’s Democratic primary Tuesday. Read more

  • Article: Court Orders Costa Rica to End Its Ban on Same-Sex Marriage
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    Court Orders Costa Rica to End Its Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 10, 2018

    The court has deemed the law discriminatory. Read more

  • Article: Record Number of LGBTQ People Are Running for Office in the US
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    Record Number of LGBTQ People Are Running for Office in the US

    Aug. 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Just 0.1% of all current elected public officials are openly LGBTQ. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Groups Banned From Organizing Around the World: Report
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    LGBTQ Groups Banned From Organizing Around the World: Report

    Aug. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In 55 countries, LGBTQ organizations exist but are denied state authorization. Read more

  • Article: This Broadway Play Is Changing Minds on LGBTQ Rights
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    This Broadway Play Is Changing Minds on LGBTQ Rights

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 2, 2018

    Prom can be a catalyst for social change. Read more

  • Article: A Star-Studded New Film Reveals the Truth Behind 'Gay Conversion' Therapy
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    A Star-Studded New Film Reveals the Truth Behind 'Gay Conversion' Therapy

    By Madeleine Keck|July 31, 2018

    'Boy Erased' will hit cinemas later this year. Read more

  • Article: Oklahoma Woman Volunteers to Be Stand-In Mom at LGBTQ Weddings
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    Oklahoma Woman Volunteers to Be Stand-In Mom at LGBTQ Weddings

    By Joanna Prisco|July 25, 2018

    Sara Cunningham also offers “free mom hugs” at Pride marches and festivals. Read more

  • Article: Delaware Becomes Latest State to Ban 'Gay Conversion Therapy'
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    Delaware Becomes Latest State to Ban 'Gay Conversion Therapy'

    By Joanna Prisco|July 25, 2018

    It’s long been a discredited practice. Read more