Dalila Ali Rajah
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News about the American Civil Liberties Union as it fights for LGBT issues as part of its broader mission around freedom of speech, and religion, and civil rights. The ACLU has a specific program, the LGBT Project founded in 1986, whose goal is to rid the United States of discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation. The ACLU's main targeted areas are basic rights, parenting, marriage, youth, and transgender discrimination. The nonprofit organization is a powerful ally for protecting and promoting the rights of the LGBT community.

A federal appeals court ruled that the state's ban on gender-affirming care for minors would stay on hold while a lawsuit against it is heard.

August 25 2022 2:11 PM

The two Indiana boys were not allowed to use the male restrooms by school district employees and have repeatedly been referred to by their birth names, according to the lawsuit.

November 10 2021 9:15 AM

The club says the school’s principal will not allow it to advertise or fundraise like other student groups.

September 28 2021 10:45 AM

The battle never ends, only evolves.

March 04 2021 9:00 AM

The Keep Kids First campaign argues for faith-based adoption agencies' right to discriminate.

September 27 2018 3:33 PM

The most significant gay rights case in two years was heard on Tuesday morning by the Supreme Court.

December 05 2017 3:10 PM

The law violates the Constitution by allowing state-contracted agencies to discriminate against LGBT people and others who offend their beliefs.

September 20 2017 2:55 PM