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Clinton shines light on gay lawsuit against Trump

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton updated her campaign stump speech Oct. 24 to highlight anti-gay discrimination alleged against a golf club owned by Republican nominee Donald Trump. Speaking...

Trump sparks concern, suspicion among LGBT Russians

Donald Trump’s praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin has sparked concern and suspicion among LGBT Russians and their allies. Elvina Yuvakaeva, a Russian LGBT rights activist who is a member of the Russi...

FDA opens door to ending gay blood donation ban

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration signaled Tuesday that it is reevaluating its policy on blood donations by gay and bisexual men, less than a year after changing its former policy and less than two months s...

LGBT delegates respond to Clinton nomination

Five states referenced LGBT milestones in the roll call vote at the Democratic National Convention that officially nominated Hillary Clinton, the first female to run for president for a major party. “This is...

Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi talks LGBT politics at DNC

In advance of the Democratic National Convention, Georgia Voice sister publication, Philadelphia Gay News spoke with a series of key players in the Democratic Party on a range of LGBT issues. First up,  for...