LGBT

LGBT

HerCampus Photo
Health Politics
This bill would clarify that providing “conversion therapy” to any person in exchange for monetary compensation, or advertising such services, is an unfair and deceptive act or practice. ...
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International
Out and proud policeman Xavier Jugelé was killed Thursday evening after responding to a terrorist attack on Paris’s most famous boulevard, Champs-Élysées. ...
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Health
Since 2013, the rate of uninsurance among lesbian, gay, and bisexual people (LGB) decreased from 21.7 percent to 11.1 percent, which is larger than the decrease in uninsurance among the non-LGB population. ...
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On June 12, 2016, Omar Mateen, 29, entered Pulse nightclub with an assault rifle and handgun, opening fire on club patrons while holding them hostage. During the attack, Mateen killed 49 people and injured more than 50 others.
National
On June 12, 2016, Omar Mateen, 29, entered Pulse nightclub with an assault rifle and handgun, opening fire on club patrons while holding them hostage. During the attack, Mateen killed 49 people and injured more than 50 others. ...
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Trekr Adventures Founder Sultan Shakir
Travel
Trekr Adventures and The Moorings that will focus on increasing the participation and visibility of the LGBT community within the sport of sailing. ...
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National Politics
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval Tuesday signed Assembly Bill 99, a bill that requires child welfare and juvenile justice agencies in Nevada to treat transgender children in their care in accordance with their gender identity. ...
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Local Politics
Despite the fact that Rachelle had been a stay-at-home parent to the couple’s three children for 15 years, the trial court gave primary custody to the father. The trial court also restricted Rachelle from discussing religion, homosexuality or so-called “alternative lifestyle concepts” with the children. ...
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National
In a groundbreaking, 8-3 decision, the full Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation violates federal civil rights law. ...
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Lady Gaga/Entertainment Weekly
Entertainment
During her monologue in RuPaul’s Drag Race, Lady Gaga said that the gay men in her life have always helped shape her own self. ...
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Gilbert Baker
National
Gilbert Baker, the creator of the iconic rainbow flag that has become a key symbol for the LGBTQ community, passed away in his sleep March 31 at age 65. ...
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