With President Obama's op-ed at The Huffington Post and Nevada Republican senator Dean Heller's support announced this morning, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act is poised to pass the U.S. Senate for the first time.
After being caught with documents meant for the famed journalist, David Miranda is under fire from Britain.
Out on the streets at 13 because she was trans, Mia is now fighting to become a hair stylist and to show America that "I am human and no different from anyone else who has been brought into this world."
In a letter published this week, she says her attorney will make a court filing if the military does not grant her requests.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the head of the National Guard to look into the matter.
Dr. Rebecca Brinkman and Margaret Burd have filed suit for the right to wed, arguing that a civil union will deny them key rights and privileges bestowed by marriage equality.