Rocklin School Board Approves New Curriculum, Including LGBT ProfilesIn a narrow vote, the board approved a new curriculum that is described as more inclusive, and will include contributions made by LGBTQ figures.
Across The US, Marches And Rallies In Support Of LGBT RightsIn the nation's capital, and dozens of other cities across the U.S., supporters of LGBT rights are gathering for marches and rallies Sunday, celebrating their gains but also angered over threats to those advances.
St. Patrick's Parade Organizers Will Allow Gay Vets To MarchOrganizers of the city's St. Patrick's Day parade reversed course on Friday and said they would allow a group of gay veterans to march in this year's parade.
Utah Moves To End School Ban On 'Advocacy Of Homosexuality'The Senate Education Committee voted unanimously in favor of a Republican bill cutting the phrase from sex education law
Evangelical Ministry In New York Asks Staff Who Support Same-Sex Relationships To QuitOne of the largest evangelical college ministries in the U.S. has asked any staff members who support same-sex relationships to quit, a move critics call a purge and supporters laud as an affirmation of true Christianity.
Rajon Rondo Makes Stronger Apology For Gay Slur Toward RefereeSacramento Kings guard Rajon Rondo has offered a stronger apology for directing a gay slur at veteran NBA referee Bill Kennedy.
Rondo Apologizes For Making Gay Slur Towards Ref Bill KennedyAccording to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, longtime NBA referee Bill Kennedy has revealed that he is gay. The news broke after Kennedy gave Sacramento Kings guard Rajon Rondo a technical foul for allegedly using a homosxual slur during the Kings game in Mexico on Dec. 3.
Experts Question Study Citing Method That Predicts Sexual OrientationExperts are cautioning the public that a new study claiming to predict sexual orientation has several limitations.
Kentucky Clerk Against Gay Marriage Returns To Work Clerk Kim Davis returned to work Monday for the first time since being jailed for disobeying a federal judge and said she was faced with a "seemingly impossible choice" between following her conscience and losing her freedom over denying marriage licenses to gay couples.
Boy Scouts Of America Ends Ban On Gay LeadersThe Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.
Boy Scouts Of America Executive Committee OKs Ending Ban On Gay LeadersThe Boy Scouts of America is one step closer to allowing its chartered organizations to select gay, lesbian and bisexual leaders.
Sacramento Visitor's Bureau Ad Campaign Targets LGBT CommunityCrews have shut down several blocks around the state capitol to prepare for the 31st Annual Sacramento Pride Festival.
Science Magazine Retracts Article About Study On Changing Voters' Views On Same-Sex MarriageScience magazine has formally retracted an article about a study gauging the ability of openly gay canvassers to shift voters' views toward support for same-sex marriage.
Federal Judge Strikes Down Alabama's Same-Sex Marriage BanAlabama became the latest state to see its ban on gay marriage fall to a federal court ruling Friday, as the issue of same-sex marriage heads to the U.S. Supreme Court.
US Moves To End Ban On Blood Donations By Gay MenFederal health officials are recommending an end to the nation's lifetime ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, a 31-year-old policy that many medical groups and gay activists say is no longer justified.