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The European Union (EU) Commission has given both Poland and Hungary a deadline of two months to change their nations’ individual anti-LGBTQ laws and policies.
In addition to supporting the extremely transphobic Protection of Women and Girls in Sports Act, Greene also co-sponsored the Old Glory Only Act. This was drafted in an effort to keep Pride flags from flying at United States’ embassies.
According to updates on the GoFundMe page, Dowd has seen some continuing improvement in recent days. Friends and family have confirmed that he is breathing now without a ventilator, and he is looking around the room and blinking his eyes. No word yet as to whether a full recovery is expected, but those close to Dowd remain optimistic.
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The positions of Triad Civic Engagement Coordinator, Communications Director and Western NC Civic Engagement Coordinator are open at Equality NC (ENC). Ranging from full-time to contract, these roles include overseeing community organizers, creating social media posts and monitoring LGBTQ-related legislation.
For those who are members of marginalized communities (Black, brown, LGBTQ, differently-abled and others) poverty can often be, or can seem like, a continuous cycle with no end in sight.
According to a new study by the Williams Institute, more Black LGBTQ adults than Black non-LGBTQ adults were uninsured and fewer Black LGBTQ adults had a personal doctor compared to their straight counterparts, specifically in the South.
Chick Fil-A CEO Cathy (worth over seven billion dollars) is among the wealthiest individuals in the country. Although no donations are being made to any anti-gay efforts or organizations by Chik-Fil-A the company, Cathy, as an individual, continues to donate money to the National Christian Charitable Foundation,
On this visit to St. Louis, I wanted to focus on Union Station, a magnificent property located in the heart of the city which features an aquarium, numerous dining options, a Ferris wheel and, of course, the Union Station Hotel.
While eviction cases have slowed dramatically, they’re about to pick up again, as courts begin scheduling cases that have been delayed during the pandemic. An estimated 250,000 North Carolinians are behind on their rent, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Yes, circumstances can harden the human heart until a person becomes resentful and afraid. However, the same life circumstances can be embraced by a person to nurture a softening of the heart resulting in deeper self-awareness and broadened capacities
This Pride month, let’s use our voices and platforms to acknowledge the ways that these issues and attacks are interconnected.
Canadian-native Luke Prokop became the first openly gay National Hockey League (NHL) player after posting about his sexual orientation via Instagram on July 19. At only nineteen years old, Prokop was chosen by the Nashville Predators during the 2020 NHL Entry Draft.
Dissolved in 2013, Exodus International was responsible for the attempted conversion of an unknown number of gay and lesbian individuals to a life of purported heterosexual Evangelical Christianity.