Federal Agency Files Landmark Lawsuits Against Transgender Discrimination
September 25 2014 8:15 PM ET

EEOC Files Landmark Lawsuits Against Trans Discrimination

Dawn Ennis

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed two federal lawsuits alleging employers in Florida and Michigan broke the law when each fired a transgender woman.

Teen Forced to Wear Insulting Taco John's Name Tag Files Complaint
September 25 2014 2:45 PM ET September 25 2014 4:41 PM ET

Teen Forced to Wear 'Gaytard' Tag at Taco John's Files Complaint

Sunnivie Brydum

A South Dakota teenager has filed a federal discrimination complaint after he says he was forced to wear a name tag reading 'Gaytard' to work at a Taco John's.

Texas Trans Man Won't Back Down From AT&T Discrimination Claim
September 24 2014 7:19 PM ET

Trans Man Stands Firm in AT&T Discrimination Claim

Mitch Kellaway

Despite AT&T's denial that Matthew Hileman faced discrimination, he says the company tried to keep him from releasing a recording of coworkers discussing an 'ass-whooping.'

How Jared Polis Plans to Force a Vote on ENDA
September 17 2014 6:13 PM ET

How Jared Polis Plans to Force a Vote on ENDA

Sunnivie Brydum

Colorado Rep. Jared Polis just introduced a petition that could finally bring the Employment Non-Discrimination Act to a vote in the House.

Iowa Gov. Denies Dodging Queries on Discrimination Suit
September 16 2014 6:36 PM ET

Iowa Gov. Denies Dodging Queries on Discrimination Suit

Trudy Ring

Gov. Terry Branstad says he's just too busy to deal with questions on a gay former employee's discrimination suit.

Time to Cancel Exxon's Government Contracts
September 02 2014 5:00 AM ET

Time to Cancel Exxon’s Government Contracts

Antonia Juhasz

Issuing an executive order banning LGBT workplace discrimination was a critical step. Enforcing it will make history.

WATCH: Little Caesars Sued Over Benefits Discrimination
August 29 2014 5:10 PM ET

WATCH: Little Caesars Sued Over Benefits Discrimination

Trudy Ring

A California man sues the pizza chain for failing to provide benefits for employees' same-sex spouses.

The Real-Life Parallels to 'Love Is Strange'
August 28 2014 12:20 PM ET

The Real-Life Parallels to Love Is Strange

Trudy Ring

The story of a teacher fired for marrying his same-sex partner is a famliar one around the nation.

Michelle Duggar Gets Verdict in Her Quest Against LGBT Ordinance in Ark.
August 20 2014 1:24 PM ET

Michelle Duggar Gets Verdict In Quest Against LGBT Protections

Parker Marie Molloy

Though 19 Kids and Counting star Michelle Duggar recorded a robocall in opposition to an LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance, city councilmembers in Fayetteville, Ark., voted in favor of the bill 6-2.

LISTEN: '19 Kids and Counting' Star Records Transphobic Robocall
August 19 2014 2:17 PM ET

LISTEN: 19 Kids and Counting Star Records Transphobic Robocall

Parker Marie Molloy

Continuing her family's tradition of opposing LGBT causes, 19 Kids and Counting star Michelle Duggar speaks out against an Arkansas nondiscrimination bill.

Op-ed: Is ENDA Just History Repeating Itself?
August 04 2014 4:30 AM ET

Op-ed: Is ENDA Just History Repeating Itself?

Michael Latin

The fight for ENDA might end up looking familiar to those who lived through the Clinton administration.

WATCH: Music Director Says He Was Fired for Getting Engaged
August 03 2014 1:30 PM ET

WATCH: Music Director Says He Was Fired for Getting Engaged

Lucas Grindley

Colin Collette said he did nothing wrong and refused to resign.

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