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Petition demands Japanese lawmaker apologize for LGBT remark

TOKYO (AP) – Japanese activists including seven parents of LGBT children have submitted a petition with more than 25,000 signatures to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s party, demanding that a lawmaker apologize for saying that sexual minorities [...]
Support LGBT hero Zach Wahls
As a straight college kid with two lesbian moms, Zach Wahls famously spoke out in favor of gay marriage before the Iowa House of Representatives back in 2012, when he was only 19 years old. Zach gave an amazing speech, you can check it out [...]
Outcry as Azerbaijan police launch crackdown on LGBT community
Outcry as Azerbaijan police launch crackdown on LGBT community At least 60 people have been imprisoned or fined after a spate of raids in the capital, Baku Azerbaijan’s president, Ilham Aliyev, at a volleyball match in Baku in September [...]
LGBT groups fund messages of economic doom
The Texas Association of Business has been an outspoken opponent of the state’s proposed transgender bathroom bill, predicting the legislation will lead to a massive economic backlash and cost the state as much as $ 8.5 billion in lost business. The [...]
Trump escalates clash with LGBT community
President Donald Trump prompted the quick rebuke from advocacy organizations when he announced on Twitter early Wednesday that the military would reverse an Obama administration [...]

Contribute to LGBT Members of Congress

Progressive values have never been more under attack. Please join us in showing your pride in, and support for, LGBT members of Congress with a generous donation to each of them. We’ve set up an easy contribution page where you can make [...]
No major religious group in America supports refusal of service to LGBT people: poll
Some would think that the rise of President Donald Trump proved that a majority of Americans were not ready for the complete separation of church and state. But a new poll conducted by Public Religion Research Institute revealed that every [...]
Orlando Pulse one year later: a Catholic Priest “builds a bridge” to the LGBT community
You won’t find too many institutions with a worse track record toward the LGBTQ community than the Catholic Church. But over the past few years and under the leadership of Pope Francis, progressive values have gained some ground — offering [...]
Yes Virginia, corporate America played an important role in the LGBT rights revolution
Let’s have a frank talk about the role corporate America has played in the LGBT rights movement. Because it’s likely more than you realized. I started working on national LGBT rights in the early 1990s. I did the usual stuffing of envelopes [...]
This LGBT civil rights bill could make history, but there’s a problem
A historic number of legislators are co-sponsoring a bill to wipe out anti-LGBT discrimination in areas like housing and employment. But amidst Trump’s decision to sign an order expanding protections for “religious liberty,” the bill [...]