West Virginia senator Joe Manchin says he cannot support the historic Equality Act because it protects transgender youth in schools.
Republican Gov. Phil Scott added that the new ID policy “is consistent with our Vermont values of inclusion and acceptance.”
“Erasure of our existence will not only just trivialize our struggle, but also perpetuate the injustices towards us,” activist Numan Afifi says.
Advocates — who say LGBTQ youth are "consistently" put into reparative therapy in the state — may finally ban the practice there.
Germany struggled for years to enact marriage equality, and Australia is similarily dragging its feet.
A young man killed because he was deemed insufficiently masculine is the latest casualty of Malaysia's anti-LGBT culture.
Philadelphia's inclusive flag started as a way for the city to heal after ugly incidents at the city's queer bars and clubs. It ended up sparking a national dialogue.