5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 23

1. Donald Trump rescinded Obama's guidance document regarding the right for transgender students to use school bathrooms that correspond to their gender identity. The Trump administration said this is something...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Feb. 2

1. A leaked document from the Trump administration, which is allegedly a draft of a discriminatory executive order, hit the Internet yesterday. Contraception, adoption by LGBT parents, pre-marital sex, same-sex...

RNC Day 1: Anti-LGBT attack, plagiarism, rules fight

CLEVELAND — Over the course of one night at the Republican National Convention, two different speakers Monday exemplified the party’s desire of LGBT outreach on one hand and continuing attacks on LGBT people on...
Simon Williamson, columnist with Georgia Voice

Simon Williamson: Hate from afar will get here

It has been a thoroughly depressing month since I last complained in these pages. While complaining is something I am both enthusiastic about, and rather good at, I prefer to not have to use my abilities when t...

Supreme Court denies Kentucky clerk stay

In a significant blow to those who seek to use a free exercise of religion argument to discriminate against same-sex couples seeking to marry, U.S. Supreme Court on Monday evening denied an emergency request...
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[Video] Hearing testimony: Ga. LGBT employment bill about ‘liberty and justice for all’

State Rep. Karla Drenner (D-Atlanta) appealed to patriotism, faith and "liberty and justice for all" during a hearing this morning asking lawmakers to protect state workers from employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Drenner, the first openly gay member of the General Assembly, wants the bill to at least see a full committee vote before the legislature adjourns its annual session later this month.