Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Politics
The LGBTQ rights community is celebrating the defeat of I-183, the proposed ballot measure that would have prevented transgender Montanans from using facilities consistent with their gender identity. ...
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Vivian Black/Zoar Outdoor
Travel
Rachel Maestri Hailey, the 35-year-old canopy tour manager at Zoar, is in her third season there. She said not only is she a woman, but she is also Congolese and British, so she breaks all the stereotypes. ...
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National
Transgender individuals seeking to update their legal names and gender designations on federal and state documents can receive free legal representation through this program. ...
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Karen Partanen/The Salem News
National
Partanen and Gallagher mutually agreed to have children by means of assisted reproduction and then raised the children together. ...
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Sports
The New England Patriots, New England Revolution, Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, and TD Garden have announced their support of a bill that would protect transgender people in Massachusetts. ...
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Politics
The override was a bipartisan effort with the Legislature voting to restore the $2 million in youth homelessness funding. ...
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Health
Currently, 18 states and the District of Columbia have gender identity nondiscrimination laws in employment, housing, public education, and business/credit. ...
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Worcester Pride Photo
Travel
After a winter for the record books, New England residents are preparing for Pride parades and festivals taking place around the area. ...
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Barney Frank
Top News Politics Local
Having been at the forefront of American politics for over five decades, there’s little that still surprises Frank…except the Tea Party. ...
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Top News Politics
Massachusetts and Maryland were the two most Democratic states in 2014, based on party affiliation; Utah and Wyoming were the most Republican. ...
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