Sixteen states ask the Supreme Court to rule that companies can fire workers because of their gender identity.
There is a completely ridiculous thing that happened in Pennsylvania. On the one hand, protections for LGBT people have been expanded, but at the same time, we're still not included in the hate crime law.
Roncalli Catholic High School in Indianapolis, Indiana asked one of her lesbian employees to dissolve her marriage or resign.
A group of trans women and gender non-conforming people have been discriminated against in New York.
75 recommendations were presented to the government to promote equality and combat discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
UN special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Phillip Alston, is extremely concerned about the situation of LGBT people in Ghana.
Marriage is legal in 50 states, discrimination is still legal in 31 of them. Created by Ad Council, Gill Foundation and agency CP+B with research assistance from Redscout, "Beyond I Do" is a new compaign that "promotes acceptance, empathy and understanding for the millions of LGBT Americans who can be kicked out of their homes, fired from their jobs or denied services because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.”
Thank you to the voters in Anchorage, Alaska, who rejected the bill that denied bathroom access to transgender people and allowed discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Texas Federal Justice Judge Lee Rosenthal has ruled that the 1964 Civil Rights Act and its Title VII ban discrimination against LGBTQ people.