MBTA Transit Police have charged two Quincy men with assault and battery, robbery and civil rights violations for allegedly taunting and beating a man at the South Station commuter rail station on July 20.
San Antonio city council is considering adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the city's non-discrimination ordinance. However, the lies and misinformation that are being spread by anti-LGBT activists in Texas mirror those that are being made about the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
The Arcadia Unified School District in California and the U.S. Department of Education have reached an agreement to end the case concerning discrimination against a transgender student. The outcome is a victory for transgender students, and the district will immediately take steps to treat the transgender male student named in the case with the same respect as his peers.
Twenty years ago, the announcement probably wouldn’t have happened. Twenty years from now, maybe it won’t garner even a shrug. But today, Saunders boys basketball coach Anthony Nicodemo’s revelation he’s gay has stirred debate.
Are you wondering what's been happening since the Supreme Court decision on DOMA? We wrote a blog about it before, but the change has been happening so fast, we've compiled a roundup of some of the newer exciting steps toward equality being made across the US.