The codirector of the Equality Ride writes about her decision to be handcuffed and booked at the ride’s second stop: “I chose to walk onto campus to tell gay and lesbian students at Regent University that the God of their faith does indeed claim them, even if their church does not.”
The White House said Wednesday a revised policy on granting security clearances to gays and lesbians does not reflect a change in how the government will treat sexual orientation. But several Democrats denounced the new rules.
A bill introduced by Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney that would exempt religious social-services agencies from being required to place some adoptive children in gay households is being denounced by gay rights activists.
News 2006-03-17 Cincinnati council votes to extend gay, transgender protection The Cincinnati city council voted Wednesday to extend discrimination protections to gay and transgender people, the first
News 2006-03-17 Bill restricting gay material at Oklahoma libraries passes house The Oklahoma house voted late Wednesday to withhold state funding from local libraries that do not segregate readin
Illinois Family Institute claims presence of HIV-positive athletes would pose public health threat.
A straight Oregon high school student lied, according to school officials, when he reported on his Web site that he was expelled for not editing out a gay "snuggle scene" from a class film project titled Brokeback High.