Efforts to repeal the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy gained significant momentum Thursday night when both the U.S. House and the Senate Armed Services Committee passed amendments to repeal the ban.
In what national gay rights activists called “a dramatic breakthrough,” the White House issued a statement Monday that supports Congress repealing the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy this year.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reassured representatives of several LGBT organizations this week that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) and a measure to repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT) will get votes this year.
500 - Participants in Lithuania’s first Gay Pride march, held May 8 600 - Lithuanian police on hand to control the marchers and their opponents 1,000 - Anti-gay protesters, who had to be held back with tear gas...
Gay legal activists are applauding President Obama’s second nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court, Solicitor General Elena Kagan.