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Transgender teen takes softball field with all the other California girls
Because of California's recently enacted law, AB 1266, transgender students like Pat Cordova-Goff can participate in actvities and facitilites that align with their gender identity. Al Jazeera America highlighted Cordova-Goff's story.
Affordable housing finally available to LGBT seniors in Philly
The New York Times explores issues with which low-income LGBT senior citizens struggle, including affordable housing and finding accepting communities.
Irish LGBT people call to be included in the NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade
Just before the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade began, Irish LGBT advocates spoke about the long history of exclusion of LGBT organizations from the parade, and the sudden change of heart of many corporate sponsors.
VIDEO: Stonewall Inn restocks Guinness after it pulls out of NYC St. Pat's Parade
Watch NYC's PIX 11 report on Guinness' announcement that they would no longer sponsor the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Man with HIV wins court case after being fired from NYC hotel job
A jury awarded Antonio Muñoz more than $500,000 after he was fired from a Manhattan hotel. The termination came after Muñoz filed a discrimination complaint against his employer.
GLAAD President: St. Pat's exclusionary parade hurts Irish families like mine
GLAAD President and CEO, Sarah Kate Ellis has written a letter to the editor of the New York Daily News, recalling her participation in the New York St . Patrick's Day Parade, and noting how excluding families like hers hurts on a personal level.
Guinness drops sponsorship of anti-LGBT NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade
Guinness today announced that the beer company would drop its sponsorship of the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade due to the parade's discriminatory rule that prohibits LGBT families and organizations from participating.