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.
Governor Brown Declares June "LGBT Pride Month"Governor Jerry Brown officially declared June LGBT Pride Month.
California Education Board Approves 10 Textbook Families, Rejects 2A California education panel on Thursday recommended that 10 families of textbooks receive the state's blessing after incorporating dozens of changes requested by LGBT groups and Hindus.
Crowd-Funded Animated Short About Gay Love Goes ViralAn animated short film about an adolescent gay couple has gone viral, garnering over 6 million views on YouTube in just two days.
Trump Tweets He'll Bar Transgender Individuals From Serving In Armed ForcesPresident Donald Trump says he will bar transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity" in the U.S. armed forces.
The Latest: L.A. Pride Parade Renamed 'ResistMarch'In Los Angeles, the annual pride parade has been renamed the ResistMarch, and tens of thousands of people turned out in Hollywood, some carrying rainbow flags or signs reading "Love trumps hate."
Services To Mark 1 Year Since 49 Killed In Orlando Gay clubChurch bells will toll throughout the Orlando area as residents reflect on the 49 patrons killed during a massacre at the gay nightclub Pulse in the worst mass shooting in recent U.S. history.
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.
Bill Would Prevent LGBT Discrimination At Religious Schools
NBA To Pull 2017 All-Star Game Out Of N. CarolinaAccording to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, the 2017 NBA All-Star game will be changing hosts due to North Carolina's "Bathroom Law" - a law that would violate the NBA's anti-discrimination policy.
LGBT History Closer To Becoming Part Of California School CurriculumAfter multiple delays, California education officials are moving to comply with the nation's first law requiring public schools to include prominent gay people and LGBT rights milestones in history classes.
LGBT Community Protests Verity Baptist's Roger JimenezHundreds showed up at Verity Baptist Church to protest after a North Sacramento pastor made anti-gay comments in last week’s sermon. It was all in response to the Orlando nightclub shooting that took the lives of 49 people.
Stockton LGBT Nightclub Patrons Pelted With PaintballsIt happened at 1:45 on Sunday morning as people were leaving the club but well before most anyone knew of the events unfolding in Orlando about the same time.
Former Inmate Will Get Gender Reassignment Surgery HerselfA transgender inmate who was paroled after a judge ordered California to pay for her sex reassignment surgery is making plans to have the surgery on her own this summer through coverage provided by the state's low-income health insurance program.
Damning Study Finds Hollywood Studios Lack DiversityIn one of the most exhaustive and damning reports on diversity in Hollywood, a new study finds that the films and television produced by major media companies are "whitewashed," and that an "epidemic of invisibility" runs top to bottom through the industry for women, minorities and LGBT people.