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It’s been two years since both men came out, yet no one else in baseball has. This begs the question: Why haven’t more players come out? more

Aug 30, 2017 4:00 PM Inform

Clexacon, a new and unique kind of convention which hopes to unite LGBTQ women and create an environment that celebrates queer female characters and stories, connecting fans, celebrities, creators, panelists and journalists. more

Feb 6, 2017 9:26 AM Blog

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California has now joined five other states in banning all non-essential state-funded travel to North Carolina in response to the anti-LGBT “bathroom bill” which bans transgender people from using the bathroom they identify with. more

Jan 26, 2017 9:24 AM Inform

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Is it a girl or a boy? “For parents of children with Disorders/Differences in Sex Development (DSD), th[is] question can provoke great anxiety,” writes Michiko Watanabe, PhD and Naveen Uli, MD. more

Jan 9, 2017 5:30 PM Blog

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22nd Century Group, a plant biotechnology company heavily involved in tobacco harm reduction at the University of Virginia have announced that they have entered into a sponsored research agreement and an exclusive license with the University of VA. more

Dec 15, 2016 2:22 PM Blog

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North Carolina’s House Bill 2 or more commonly known as the “bathroom bill” passed in March 2015, which prohibits transgender men and women from using restrooms of the gender they identify has failed constitutional review. more

Nov 11, 2016 12:36 PM Blog

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With the shorter days, less sunshine and the temperatures dropping, it can be hard to stay positive during the winter months. This is especially true for bisexuals who are more likely to suffer from mental disorders—like depression—compared to gays. more

Nov 11, 2016 9:25 AM Connect

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According to a survey done by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance (MassMutual), 62% of LGBT adults aged 45-60 do not have a will, while 39% have not yet documented important financial information. more

Oct 31, 2016 1:24 PM Blog

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Recent research shows a disturbing trend that certain segments of the LGBT community are significantly more likely than others segments to suffer from an eating disorder such as anorexia and bulimia. more

Oct 13, 2016 8:30 AM Connect

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Donald Trump gives a speech to the crowd in Vienna, Ohio, March 2016. (Gene J. Puskar / AP)

With the Presidential debate heating up there seems to be no love lost between Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump as the two continue to trade jabs over social media. The latest incident being Trump accusing Hillary of stealing his campaign style. more

Sep 29, 2016 12:47 AM Blog

The situation keeps getting worse and worse for sports fans in North Carolina as the NCAA recently announced that they will be canceling all of its championship games in the state due to the passing of House Bill 2. more

Sep 19, 2016 4:19 PM Blog

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In a heartwarming gesture, two Orlando hospitals have announced they will not be charging the survivors of the Pulse nightclub massacre for any medical bills accrued during their stay in the hospital. more

Sep 6, 2016 12:00 AM Blog

In a big step to insure that customers know Target is inclusive to all, the store has announced a $20 million project to create gender-neutral bathrooms in all of its stores. more

Aug 23, 2016 9:00 AM Blog

WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon has recently shared her ideas on making the sport more inclusive by introducing new LGBT characters and story lines in its weekly programming in the “near future.” more

Aug 16, 2016 12:00 AM Engage

The National Basketball Association has announced that they will go ahead with their threatened proposal of removing the All-Star game From North Carolina due to its failure to overturn a newly enacted laws directed at the LGBT community. more

Aug 15, 2016 12:00 AM Inform

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In an unusual decision, the Supreme Court has decided that too temporarily block a lower court order that allowed a Virginia transgender boy, Gavin Grimm from Gloucester County, to use the school’s boy’s restroom. more

Aug 9, 2016 12:00 AM Engage

Ash Whitaker, a 16-year-old transgender boy and his family have filed a federal Title IX lawsuit against the Kenosha Unified School District in Wisconsin. The suit claims that the school district forced him and “any other transgender students at the more

Jul 22, 2016 12:00 AM Blog

Massachusetts has come one step closer to becoming the first state to pass a law permitting transgender individuals to use restrooms and locker rooms of the gender that they identify with... more

Jul 9, 2016 12:00 AM Blog

Puerto Vallarta has long been known as a premier vacation spot for the LGBT community and for being an accepting and affordable destination. These traits and reputation are now being recognizedand Puerto Vallarta is now being honored as the first... more

Jun 25, 2016 12:00 AM Blog

With the recent release of the Marvel film Captain America: Civil War, a great deal of the LGBTQ audience created the hashtag #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend. more

Jun 18, 2016 12:00 AM Blog

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