On June 9, nearly 1,000 students and community members gathered outside Wilson High School in Washington, D.C., to stand up to the Westboro Baptist Church.
In the tradition of Stonewall and years of struggle, gay men and other supporters of LGBTQ liberation did not stand by silently as the crisis unfolded.
The youth’s lawyers assert that the state’s rare decision to transfer her to York Correctional Institution violates two federal statutes that protect children from being detained in adult prisons.
Karl Marx, the founder of scientific socialism, once wrote that the socialist stage is the beginning of real “human history.”
Uganda and Nigeria have passed draconian anti-LGBTQ laws, grossly restricting the human rights of non-heterosexual persons and stirring up an international firestorm.
As a social movement makes progress and wins victories, there can be an increased pushback from reactionary forces.
Michael Sam, the SEC defensive player of the year headed to the NFL draft in May, is projected to be selected in the third to fifth rounds of the upcoming lottery.
The U.S government, silent for so long on the rights of LGBTQ people to equality, has now come out strongly in support of gay athletes.
On January 13, CeCe McDonald was finally released from St. Cloud Minnesota Correctional Facility. She had been held in a men's prison for 19 months for defending herself.
"I was greatly offended that the VA store would sell items promoting an entertainment group that clearly stands for racism and bigotry."