For the first time, a report submitted by the UN Council of Human Rights details all discriminations, violences sudden throughout the world by LGBTQ people with a list of recommendations to protect us.
Two days ago, I spoke about Val Burke who could not visit her partner hopitalized whereas a law authorizes it. It ended well as she can from now on visit her. The chief executive officer of Rolling Hills Hospital in Franklin plans to meet Val in order to apologize.
Are you ready for a new petition! This time, it is to ban an iphone application which preaches “gay treatment”.
Almost every day, I spend at least 30 minutes in research for these articles. Generally a bit more than that, looking through Google news, the trans* tag on tumblr, the Huffington Post. I find so many interesting articles, some great news, some not so great news. But I cannot write about it all, so here is an overview of recent news including a trans*man in New York who was never notified of his cancer diagnosis and then was denied care, UC Berkeley making its new residence hall trans* inclusive, the FAA stopping psychological testing to certify trans* pilots, and the APA issuing a statement in support of trans* rights.
Now we know Governor of Washington supports the legalization of gay marriage.
2012 marks the beginning of the civil unions in 2 American states which are Hawaii and Delaware.
A new law to protect youth against bullying based on their sexual orientation and their gender identity was passed by West Virginia Board of Education.
The 4 openly gay members of the US congress appear in a video 'It Gets Better'.
There are a few days, he was elected becoming the first openly gay member of the City Council of Cincinnati and he already plans to provide to equal benefits for city employees with same-sex partners.
ACLU, the American Civil Liberties Union, reminded, by the means of a letter, that the schools of Utah don't have the right to ban or disallow gay and lesbian couples to attend school functions because this is unconstitutional.