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.
A lesbian couple, Diane Cervelli and Taeko Bufford, were victim of discrimination by a Hawaii bed and breakfast's owner.
Helena City in Montana unanimously approved an ordinance which prohibits any discrimination in housing, employment and many kinds of public accommodation based on sexual orientation.
In the county of St Louis in Missouri, the council passed an ordinance adding to the anti-discrimination and crime of hatred laws, the terms 'sexual orientation' and 'gender identity'.
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Yesterday, the DC Republican Committee (DCRC), the DC equivalent of a state party, became the first Republican state party to insert inclusive language into its party platform leading up to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida.
From now on, the school district of Anoka-Hennepin in Minnesota doesn't require teachers to remain neutral concerning the sexual orientation anymore. It should help to stop LGBT bullying.
In Virginia, a bill prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation has just been blocked by the senate.
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.
A legislation banning discrimination in housing and employment based on sexual orientation and gender identity was presented in Ohio.
Gwinnett, Georgia is blocking the access to gay websites in schools using internet filters.