In a packed ceremony at Hartford’s Old State House, 2019 Kid Governor Ella Briggs was sworn in.
As Democrats champion anti-discrimination protections for the LGBTQ community and Republicans counter with worries about safeguarding religious freedom, one congressional Republican is offering a proposal on Friday that aims to achieve both goals. The bill that Utah GOP Rep. Chris Stewart plans to unveil would shield LGBTQ individuals from discrimination in employment, housing, education, and […]
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News 8's Sarah Cody and author Amy Alamar are hosting a podcast called Parenting Beyond the Headlines.
A Tennessee man was arrested Monday for allegedly burglarizing a Milford church because he felt that they pushed a LGBTQ+ agenda.
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the biggest celebrations of LGBT pride in New York City history will culminate Sunday with not one, but two processions through the streets of Manhattan, after dissidents who believe the annual parade has become too commercialized decided to split off with their own march. Both parades cap a month […]
(WTNH)–Governor Lamont has signed three bills into law that are considered landmarks for Connecticut’s LGBTQ+ community. All three are aimed at keeping members of that community healthy and safe. The new laws ban the so-called Gay and Transgender defense in assault cases, expand pre-exposure prophylaxis for younger people and establishes a statewide LGBTQ+ Health and […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Alphonso David, a civil rights lawyer who has been serving as chief counsel to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was named Tuesday as the new president of the Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBTQ-rights organization in the U.S. David, 48, is the first African American to lead the Human Rights Campaign […]
NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America’s best-known companies, are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. The corporations outlined their stance in a legal brief released Tuesday by a coalition of five […]
The Equality Act is the product of five years of work by Congressman David Cicilline, D-Rhode Island, one of the few openly gay members of Congress.
A new magazine is giving member of the LGBTQ community a voice. Publisher Jim Tully and advisor Chion Wolf talk about why CT Voice Magazine is so unique.