The child-welfare agency in the state of Illinois describes the situation as desperate for thousands of young LGBT people.
The representatives of the United Methodist Church (UMC) have for the first time elected an openly gay bishop, and in this instance an openly lesbian one, which goes completely against the church's policy against homosexuality.
On July 14, the new curriculum includes the history of American LGBT people was unanimously voted by the California State Board of Education.
A new trial was initiated by a dozen states against the Obama administration and its commitment to protect transgender people.
During the weekend, the Democratic party met to work on its new platform now regarded as the most LGBT-inclusive in history.