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News from within the borders of Florida and the fight for LGBT equality there. As of 2013, Florida legistlators have still not stuck down's the state's sodomy laws, though they remain unenforceable since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Lawrence v. Texas. The state also voted to ban same-sex marriage and civil unions in 2008. Florida is infamous as the home of the Save the Children campaign helmed by Anita Bryant, which led to the prohibition of same-sex couples from adopting children in 1977.

The new docuseries follows a lesbian friend group navigating and celebrating life in Tampa Bay.

October 19 2021 1:30 PM

She is at least the 40th trans, nonbinary, or gender-nonconforming person known to have died by violence in the U.S. this year.

October 15 2021 2:14 PM

The slurs were directed at the school's Gay-Straight Alliance. 

September 20 2021 12:59 PM

Christie Leonard fought back when she was fired because of rumors saying she was in a relationship with another woman.

August 02 2021 12:17 PM

Velasquez died alongside her parents, Julio and Angela Velasquez.

July 21 2021 12:45 PM

The new series from Amazon Studios fills a gap The Real L Word left nearly 10 years ago. 

July 19 2021 2:30 PM

“Playing sports makes me feel like I fit in, the thought of not being able to play next year scares me. I’m going to be lonely and sad if I can’t play.”

July 01 2021 12:31 PM
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