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How Justice Kennedy’s Retirement Could Impact Our Rights

Emperor Kennedy’s retirement from the Supreme Court has many in this country running worst case scenarios through their heads.  When I first heard he...

The Hits Keep Coming: Trump Administration Declares Federal Civil Rights Law...

On Wednesday, the Department of Justice filed an amicus brief in the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals arguing that Title VII of the...

ACLU Demands Documents To Show Trump’s Plans For ‘Religious’ Discrimination

The saga of the Donald Trump executive order for “religious freedom,” which would allow for the discrimination of LGBTQ people and others on the...

Rep. Brian Sims At ODU Speaks On Gender, Justice and LGBTQ...

For 90 minutes last night at Old Dominion University's Webb Center, State Representative Brian Sims (D-PA) spoke to a small but enthusiastic audience on...

Virginia Governor Signs Executive Order Protecting LGBT Persons from Discrimination

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order extending protections that exist on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity for state employees to contractors...

Four Ways A Trump Presidency May Affect LGBTQ Rights

Marriage equality, along with other LGBTQ rights, was a hard-fought civil right, decades in the making, that millions celebrated just a little over a...

[OPINION] Campaign 2016 Has Helped Define What Respect Means to Me

I had a lunch with a friend today, and inevitably the conversation turned to tomorrow’s election. My friend is gay and happily married since 2014....

WATCH: Maddow Frustrated Kaine Didn’t Pounce on Pence Over LGBTQ Rights

In a post debate wrap-up, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow asked the question that many of us had on our minds, why did Tim Kaine and the moderator let...