Blogs by Nicholas Coppola, National News Intern at GLAAD
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Pope Francis has removed Cardinal Raymond Burke, the former archbishop of St. Louis, and one of the more outspoken opponents of LGBT equality, as a member of the Congregation of Bishops.
Francesca Quaranta, a transgender police officer in Middletown, Connecticut, has filed a complaint claiming her supervisors created a hostile work environment because of her gender identity.
James Clementi, the brother of Tyler Clementi, has shared the story of his discovery of the importance and need for schools to have a "Gay Straight Alliance" (GSA) in an op-ed he wrote for LGBTQ Nation.
A ProPublica and Buzzfeed investigation found at least 541 actions where people were convicted of, or pleaded guilty to, criminal charges for failure to disclose that they were HIV-positive.