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Anti-Violence Project reports highest homicide rate for intimate partner violence ever recorded
The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs released its report yesterday of Intimate Partner Violence in LGBTQ, and HIV-Affected Communities in the United States in 2012. The timing of the report could not have been better, with today being The United Nation's sponsored "International Day of Non-Violence".
68% of Americans support workplace protections for LGBT Americans
A majority of Americans support a federal law that would ban discrimination by employers based on someone’s sexual orientation according to a poll released by Americans for Workplace Opportunity campaign.
Olson and Boies join lawsuit for marriage equality in Virginia
After successfully arguing against Prop 8 before the Supreme Court, Ted Olson and David Boies are turning to Virginia
Star-Ledger newspaper repeatedly misgenders trans woman killed in New Jersey
Earlier this week, a transgender woman of color was found stabbed to death in her home in New Jersey, as reported by Monica Roberts and others. Eyricka Morgan, who was 26 years old, was a former student at Rutgers University and involved with the New Jersey Community Research Initiative.