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North Carolina Governor Signs Repeal of Anti-Trans Bathroom Law

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer ATLANTA — The North Carolina General Assembly has been under major pressure from the business community to repeal the anti-Transgender bathroom Law they enacted in 2016 and now they have taken horrible steps in rectifying their error in judgement by sending the government a so called repeal of the anti-LGBTQ [...]

Study ‘Gay Sounding Men, Butch Sounding Women Denied Advancement

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer According to a survey conducted by the University of Survey in the United Kingdom, gay sounding men or otherwise known as "queens", as well as 'butch sounding' women, otherwise known as "dykes", continue to be denied top level jobs due to the sound of their voices. The study states that [...]

Australia’s Queensland State Abolish Gay Panic’ Defense

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer Queensland lawmakers passed legislation that eliminated a controversial "gay panic" defense from the justice system's criminal code. The code previously allowed defendants to use the lame defense measure to as an excuse for why they committed murder of an unwanted sexual advance by a Gay man.  Needless to say, Queensland [...]

Oklahoma Native American Tribe Approves Gay Marriage

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer For the first time in history, a native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to recognize same-sex marriage. Doing this historic moves allows this tribe to join a small group of prominent tribes changing their law in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's historic 2015 decision decision legalizing same-sex marriage [...]

2017 L.A. Pride Parade Changed to An Anti-Trump March

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer With the LGBTQ community nationwide under tremendous stress over president Trump's constant flair for switching on a dime a promise he has made to constituents and by surrounding himself with religious conservatives who are stead fast on reversing the progress the LGBTQ community has made over the last 8 years, [...]