It was founded as Gay Pride Daya one-day block party and street festival, in In the P Street Festival Committee formed to take over planning. It changed its name to Gay and Lesbian Pride Day in
Gallup has released new findings every Thursday in June. Gallup's trends, including some extending back four decades, can be found here. Gallup has previously found that Americans have greatly overestimated the U.
Neomi Rao at a White House event on Nov. Rao has never been a judge, and absent any record on the bench, her writings as a student and later as a prominent law professor, which she submitted to the Senate Judiciary Committee, are expected to feature prominently in the fight over her nomination. Rao currently serves in the Trump administration as head of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
The Trump administration has attacked LGBT rights in healthcare, employment, housing, education, commerce, the military, prisons and sports. The move would fundamentally reverse civil rights for millions of people, LGBT leaders say, and raises fears that LGBT people may lose the minimal protections and resources they have won in past years. Since taking office, the Trump administration has sought to reverse healthcare protections for trans people, moved to ban trans people from serving in the militaryeliminated rules protecting trans students and pushed to allow businesses to turn away gay and trans customers if they seek a religious exemption. The DoJ filed briefs related to three supreme court cases to be heard together on 8 October — two involving gay men fired from their jobs, and a third involving a woman terminated by her employer after she came out as trans.
Over the last decade, lesbian bars across the U. But this summer, two bars for lesbian, queer, and bisexual women opened in Washington, D. There's a separate bar for men, according to owner David Perruzza.
Best of Gay D. This is the first year, for example, Town Danceboutique which closed in July, has not been represented in these awards since The legendary D.
The U. Together, the court will determine whether federal civil rights protections extend to include sexual orientation and gender identity. The Second Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the instructor.
Men and women who once lived and identified as LGBT are set to proclaim how encountering Jesus transformed their lives for the second time in the nation's capital this weekend. The Freedom Marchfounded by Jeffrey McCall, is diverse group of Christians who have left the active practice of homosexuality and transgenderism behind and are testifying to the power of the Holy Spirit who set them free from sexual sin and wounds of all kinds. These marches are a way to ensure that others who have overcome are not feeling isolated and alone," McCall explained in a statement sent to The Christian Post.
The paper was originally launched as an independent publication in October with a focus on bringing the community together. Inthe Blade was purchased by Window Media LLC a group of gay-oriented newspapers circulated throughout the United States  with a staff composed of professional journalists, becoming a leading source of news for the readers both in Washington and around the nation. In Novemberthe Blade and several related publications, including the Southern Voicewere shut down after Window Media announced it was closing business.