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Mississippi is the only state left in the nation that bans gay couples from adopting without regard for their qualifications as parents or the best interests of the child. ...
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With the recent attack from One Million Moms on trans teen, Jazz Jennings, it can sometimes feel as if the world is going backward: adults attacking children? ...
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Campus Pride announced Monday the 2015 Campus Pride Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities. ...
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While few teens say the primary way they connect with new friends is through phone calls, teens are more likely to talk with their closest friends by phone. ...
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New schools, classmates and teachers may mean coming out again to unknowing peers. Here are ways you can advocate for yourself and your child this school year. ...
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Alma Rosado,left, and Flor Maria Montijo, right, kiss after their wedding during a mass same-sex wedding in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015. Over 60 couples from around the region gathered in Puerto Rico’s capital to exchange vows at a same-sex marriage ceremony. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)

A mass ceremony in Puerto Rico’s capital of San Juan took place Sunday with 60 same-sex couples exchanging vows. ...
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A court in Kansas City held that a woman who planned for and raised twin children with her long-term same-sex partner can seek custody. ...
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Comedian Rosie O'Donnell issued a plea to find her missing 17-year-old daughter on Tuesday, August 18. ...
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With this legislation, youth will be informed of their right to be treated free from discrimination based on race, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or religion. ...
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In a groundbreaking announcement, Target has unveiled a new plan to phase out “unnecessary” gender-based labeling from all of its toy departments in stores. ...
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