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UCC denomination sues North Carolina for violating religious freedom, urges marriage equality in landmark case
The United Church of Christ (UCC) made history this morning by becoming the first major Christian denomination to file a lawsuit against a state government. The UCC General Synod has asserted that North Carolina's ban on marriage equality is a violation of UCC clergy's free exercise of religion under the First Amendment.
Trans advocates and allies protest discrimination outside Long Island, NY pub
Transgender advocates and allies held a protest outside The Irish Times Pub in Holbrook, NY, after an incident in which trans woman Andi Dier was allegedly discriminated against and denied admission to the bar.
Snapshots: LGBT Latino community, rallying for imprisoned trans teen, training about TRUVADA, and more
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National Campaign for Youth Shelter seeks housing for homeless LGBT youth
The National Coalition for the Homeless and the Ali Forney Center have joined together to launch the National Campaign for Youth Shelter, a collaboration that will build a grassroots campaign to demand a national response to youth homelessness.