Family

Stories and information about families, relationships, and children; includes education, parenting, adoption, and other issues
December 5, 2013

James Clementi shares the importance of GSAs

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.

Read More

Anti-trans forces not waiting for ballot initiative to fail, looking for "victims"

Anti-transgender activists are already looking for students who want to trash talk their classmates in their quest to repeal protections for transgender students.

Read More

Despite Medicaid ban on transgender healthcare, NY Health Commissioner says he's "working hard" on transgender issues

"New York has been a leader, and continues to be a leader, in promoting transgender issues," said Commissioner Shah in response to a question about whether the New York Department of Health will repeal a discriminatory regulation in the state's Medicaid program that bans transgender people from accessing healthcare they need.

Read More

SRLP takes action at NY Health Summit, calling for end to healthcare discrimination for transgender people

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project voiced concerns at New York's Population Health Summit, an educational public health event held by Health Commissioner Nirav. R. Shah, calling for the repeal of a discriminatory regulation in the state's Medicaid program that bans transgender and gender non-conforming people from accessing healthcare they need.

Read More

On the 35th anniversary of Harvey Milk's assassination, the fight for LGBT equality has just begun

Anthony Watson wrote commentary for Pink News UK to remember the assassination of Harvey Milk. To those who think that the movement for LGBT equality has moved on, Watson, says this is only the beginning.

Read More

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Family