News from within the borders of Ohio and the fight for LGBT equality there. Learn more about past and present obstacles toward achieving equality in Ohio, including hate crimes law, transgender rights, adoption, and other rights denied to same-sex couples and LGBT people. Learn about individuals—activists, politicians, and allies—who have helped us make strides toward equality. We also cover the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explore how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

Although the teen boy's medical team says his life depends on his ability to live as transgender, his parents are suing to stop him from getting therapy and treatment.

February 14 2018 3:32 PM

Wes Goodman, a Republican, had touted his devotion to conservative values.

November 16 2017 3:28 PM

A surprising number of conservatives can be swayed on equality, according to a new survey.

June 23 2017 5:24 AM

City Council members voted unanimously to rename a street after the plaintiffs in the Supreme Court case that declared same-sex marriage legal nationwide. 

June 22 2017 5:26 PM

Sometimes it can be as simple as pointing out some simple facts of life, according to a new study by labor groups.

June 14 2017 1:08 PM

In Ohio, a state that flipped back to red, LGBT voters are wondering what's next. 

November 09 2016 6:02 PM

In rust belt swing states, pocketbook issues are being weighed against social issues.

October 14 2016 3:19 PM