U.S. Government Condemns LGBTQ Crackdown in Tanzania

The U.S. Department of State (DoS) condemned Tanzania for its crackdown on homosexuality, reported Gay Star News. In a statement, the DoS expressed concern over the “arrests and harassment” of the LGBTQ popu...

First All-LGBTQ City Government Elected in Florida

Wilton Manors, Florida elected a fully LGBTQ government this midterm election, reported the Miami Herald. Openly gay man Justin Flippen was elected Mayor of Wilton Manors. Flippen has been serving on the com...

Atlanta Hosts Black LGBTQ Leadership Summit

LGBTQ students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will meet in Atlanta for the 13th annual HBCU Leadership Summit: Leading in Truth, hosted by the Human Rights Campaign. Almost 50...

Anti-LGBTQ Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns

The day after the midterm elections, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions turned in his resignation to President Donald Trump, reported Gay Star News. According to Sessions’ letter, his resignation was reques...