By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies to ensure that your visit runs smoothly.

Pennsylvania

The Judicial Committee of the House of Pennsylvania approved a bill that would include hate crimes based on sexual orientation and gender identity in state law.

quezon-city

Really, this is going better and better in the Philippines where an order prohibiting anti-gay discrimination was adopted in Quezon City.

US Dept Labor

 

Last week, the American Department of Labor announced that the non-discrimination laws now would include transgender workers.

signatures

 

The attempt by a religious group to get a vote on the equality law in Houston was dismissed after the discovery of signatures collected fraudulently.

Pat McCrory

 

The governor of North Carolina, Pat McCrory, issued a non-discrimination executive order in hiring. This is great! Except that, in this order, there is no question of the protection of individuals against discrimination based on sexual orientation.

barack-obama

 

On Monday, President Barack Obama announced he was preparing an order prohibiting discrimination against federal employees based on gender identity.

barack-obama

 

President Barack Obama has supported the protection of trans* students against discrimination and is about to sign a law that would prevent discrimination against employees on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Maite Oronoz Rodríguez

 

Puerto Rico is very far from being a gay-friendly place and yet it would seem that even in this little place of the world, the things evolve and in the good sense. Indeed, for the first time, perhaps a lesbian will become judge within the Puerto Rico Supreme Court.

Madelynn Taylor and Wife

 

In Idaho, a veteran of the navy tried to be able to rest in peace once deceased beside her late wife but without success, the cemetery refused her request.

kansas wichita

 

A few days ago, the Kansas' Senate has killed a law which would have allowed companies to discriminate LGBT people based on their religion. Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary Committee discussed on a possible religious exemption again before to postpone it.

About

Lezbelib is the online magazine that helps LGBTQ+ women to stay updated with entertaining blogs and breaking news about LGBT rights.