The Human Rights Campaign’s annual Municipal Equality Index, published Nov.
Conversion therapy is a dangerous practice that employs a range of pseudo-scientific treatments (and that’s putting it nicely!) aiming to “convert” people from queer to straight.
Policymakers are finally taking the steps necessary to codify equality in several facets of everyday life, starting with the federal Employment Nondiscrimination Act and Pennsylvania House Bill 300.
When Suze Orman, renowned financial advisor and host of CNBC’s “The Suze Orman Show,” hosted a conference call in April on the financial burdens imposed on LGBT couples due to marriage inequality, her guidance was practical, sensible and matter-of-fact.
In the wake of the Human Rights Campaign’s first Municipal Equality Index, numerous cities, most notably Philadelphia, have been praised as “gay-friendly,” while others have been exposed as particularly unaccommodating or discriminatory towards the LGBT community.
The Supreme Court of the United States held hearings March 26 and 27 on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 and Section 3 of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.