A new survey reveals that now only 48% of young Americans, aged between 13 and 20, regard themselves as "exclusively heterosexual".
In Fairfax County, an organization and a student attempted to overturn a policy of anti-discrimination based on gender identity that was adopted within their school district, but the judge decided otherwise and rejected their request.
For the first time, a center dedicated to providing help, support and health treatments for the transgender community will be opened in Thailand.
The bill, introduced earlier this year in Congress by Democratic Sens. Jeff Merkley, Tammy Baldwin, Cory Booker and Rep. David N. Cicilline, would amend the 1964 Civil Rights Act to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
It would seem that LGBT scientists are better accepted in their workplace than others in other professions.
The First Baptist Church of Greenville took six months to discuss the possibility of allowing LGBT ministers to be ordained in their church asking the question: «Can you worship and live with the LGBT community in the church?»
The University of Georgia has decided to launch a major study on the trans* identity and experience to enable better support and to develop better social services tailored to transgender people.
The helpline for teens Teen Line has launched an educational video with the support of The Matthew Silverman Memorial Foundation to better understand sexual orientation and gender identity.
A bill that would prevent discrimination against state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity was introduced in Georgia.
The mayor of Seoul, South Korea had indicated that he would pass a charter for protection against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity but that was before he gives in to pressure from conservative and religious groups.