Reign of the Mean Boys

I happened to be wearing a pink shirt last Wednesday, which prompted an elderly co-worker to greet me with, “Happy Mean Girls Day!” He had learned about the fictitious holiday while watching “Good Morning Ameri...

SCOTUS Declines to Take Up Philly Adoption Case

In March of this year, the City of Philadelphia imposed a freeze on placements with Catholic Social Services after the Philadelphia Inquirer reported that the adoption agency had a policy to not place children ...

Trump nominates Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

Yesterday, President Donald Trump announced he would nominate Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a former assistant to Kenneth Starr, for the Supreme Court.Kavanaugh first rose to national notice as the author of the i...

This week marks 15 years since Lawrence v Texas

June 26 is the fifteenth anniversary of the legalization of gay sex in Texas--and other states. Prior to 2003, multiple American states had laws banning sodomy, even between consenting private adults.Despit...

SCOTUS sides with Colorado bakery owner

The Supreme Court of the United States ruled in favor of a Colorado baker on Monday. The case, which had been promoted as a clash of LGBTQ rights versus religious freedom, saw the Court lean in favor of the sho...
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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 5

1. Laurel Hubbard, a trans woman from New Zealand, will compete against American weightlifting Olympian Sarah Robles in the World Weightlifting Championships today in Anaheim, California. Some athletes say it's...