Governor Tony Evers began his term by issuing an order to protect LGBTQ employees against discrimination.
152 LGBTQ elected officials have launched a major initiative in the United States exhorting the 116th Congress to protect LGBTQ+ people.
Chile has adopted a new gender identity law that will allow trans people to easily change their name and gender in their official documents.
Several families have launched a lawsuit against the regional government, which wants the LGBT-inclusive sex education program to be replaced by a non-inclusive one.
The anti-discrimination bill is moving ahead a bit in Missouri but is unlikely to be voted on this year.
In New Hampshire, Republican Governor Chris Sununu signed House Bill 1319 into law. Gender identity will be added to the state's non-discrimination law.
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.”
The Canadian prison system has revised its policies regarding transgender prisoners.
Speaking to the Pontifical Academy for Life, Pope Francis showed that he knows nothing about gender identity.
In an interview with The Canadian Press, Ontario’s minister of government and consumer services Tracey MacCharles said the Government will launch gender-neutral birth certificates next year.