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News from within the borders of Minneapolis and the fight for LGBT equality as Mayor R.T. Rybek is publically urging gay couples from out-of-state to wed in the capital city. Read news about how Minnesotans voted down a constitutional gay marriage ban as it became the first Midwestern state to recognize same-sex marriage. Learn more about past and present obstacles toward achieving equality in Minneapolis, including hate crimes law, transgender rights, adoption, and other rights denied to same-sex couples and LGBT people. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

Tuesday saw the election of Detroit's first queer female City Council member, the reelection of trans woman Andrea Jenkins in Minneapolis, and other notable victories.

November 03 2021 5:04 AM

Sven Sundgaard claims the news station discriminated against him because he is gay and Jewish.

April 27 2021 3:56 PM

The House resolution seeks to recognize the contributions of Black LGBTQ+ people to American history.

February 26 2021 5:07 PM

Amid outcry over racism and police brutality after the death of George Floyd, council members say there has to be a new model for public safety.

June 07 2020 10:00 PM

The charge against Derek Chauvin has been upgraded, and the other three officers at the scene have been charged with aiding and abetting murder.

June 03 2020 3:20 PM Updated

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights filed a suit today and will dig into nearly a decade of complaints. 

June 02 2020 6:19 PM