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 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.
In France, there are now 30 companies that have signed the LGBT commitment charter!
A bill that would prevent discrimination against state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity was introduced in Georgia.
While a few days ago Kansas City approved an non-discrimination order, a bill to allow public and private employees to refuse to serve same-sex couples on the basis of their religious beliefs may be submitted at the next legislative session in the state.
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.
Republican Legislator Lynn Luker introduced a legislation that would allow discrimination against LGBT people.
Dallas residents voted to protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.