The black trans woman tells The Advocate about facing transphobia daily, her battle ahead, and the unusual part a county jail played in working toward justice.
The two were wed in Chicago at Montrose Harbor in an afternoon ceremony.
A minister with Midwestern roots hopes to raise even more money for Meagan Taylor, to pay an outstanding fine.
Meagan Taylor, 22, was arrested Monday after hotel staff wrongly accused her of prostitution. Now the county jail doesn't know where to house her.
It's not the first time this six-term congressman from Illinois has championed the cause of protecting antigay activists from discrimination.
The first federally approved monument on federal land to honor LGBT vets was dedicated Sunday at the national cemetery outside Chicago.
Wednesday night's episode of The Daily Show proves that nothing, especially Aaron Schock's excessive spending habits, gets past Jon Stewart.