People of Color

Issues impacting LGBT communities of color

Where there is love, all things are possible: #Unite4Marriage prayer service

Last night LGBT and allied people of faith came together at the National City Christian Church in Washington D.C. to pray for marriage equality and the oral arguments going before the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, April 28.

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"This is about people. And it's about families." Outgoing AG Eric Holder on LGBT equality and cultural acceptance

In an interview published by The Advocate the day after Loretta Lynch was confirmed to become the next Attorney General of the United States, the man who currently holds the position, Eric Holder, explained his own journey to become an LGBT ally, as well as the acceptance gap for LGBT people and African Americans.

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Guest Post: Why identity matters in comedy

If you're in NYC tonight, check out The Soul Glo Project's night of comedy with a few queer performers for Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month.

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Georgia changes policy on gender-affirming medical care for trans inmates

Officials in Georgia have revoked a blanket policy addressing medical treatment for transgender inmates. The decision comes after the Department of Justice backed a lawsuit filed by Ashley Diamond, a trans inmate, seeking restoration of hormone therapy. There is still more to be done for trans prisoners.

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April 7, 2015

Michael Sam eliminated from 'Dancing With the Stars' after an emotional final dance

After an emotional performance on Monday's Dancing With the Stars, Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player, was eliminated from the competition.

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Department of Justice supports gender-affirming medical care for trans inmates

The Department of Justice released a statement in support of Ashley Diamond, a transgender inmate in Georgia. The statement says that Ms. Diamond and all other trans prisoners deserve access to medically necessary gender-affirming care.
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