Category Archives: LGBT

AHCA and the disenfranchised

The American Health Care Act would harm LGBT people, people living with HIV, and Black and Latino Americans, according to Fenway Institute analysis: The Fenway Institute of Fenway Health released a policy brief titled What the American Health Care Act … Continue reading

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iHeart JT

At this weekend’s iHeart Radio Music Awards, Justin Timberlake won the award for Song of the Year for “Can’t Stop the Feeling.” In his acceptance speech, Timberlake spoke on the song and offered some amazing words of encouragement to minorities … Continue reading

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#HoldTight

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group released a simple, beautiful, and touching ad campaign in support of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.  Check it out below.

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Religious Freedom Bills

If you needed some good news this week – here it is. Many “religious freedom” bills and “bathroom” bills have been cropping up in many state legislatures lately.  Proponents argue that these bills are necessary to protect religious beliefs and … Continue reading

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Know your status

An estimated 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, including 156,300 people who do not know they are infected. Each year, nearly 45,000 people are diagnosed with HIV, and 30% of new HIV infections are transmitted … Continue reading

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Equality For All Americans

FACT: The survivors of the Orlando shooting could be fired from their job or kicked out of their apartment simply for being lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. Throughout most of Florida, it is legal to fire someone or deny them … Continue reading

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overheard

Diversity is a strength, and tolerance is a virtue.  Together it produces beauty. ~Mitch Landrieu, Mayor of New Orleans Memorial Vigil for Orlando

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