Participants at the 10th annual Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference took a break from workshops last week to hear author and activist Chaz Bono detail the struggles and triumphs he faced in his very-public transition.
A few days before the world marks the 30th anniversary of the beginning of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, a federal agency released new guidelines that seek to ensure global cooperation in approaching the disease’s continued impact on men who have sex with men.
Diocese ends adoptions over Illinois civil unions
Yahoo News reports a Catholic diocese in northern Illinois said May 26 that it will end its state-funded adoption and foster-care program rather than comply with a new civil-unions law that would require it to place children with gay couples.
Navy: Lawmakers didn’t stop gay wedding policy
The Washington Examiner reports Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has denied that lawmaker pressure helped reverse a policy allowing chaplains to perform same-sex unions when the Pentagon recognizes openly gay military servicemembers.