California Set To Change Sex Ed Guidance For TeachersCalifornia is close to overhauling its guidance for teaching sex education in public schools, offering teachers a framework for talking to kindergartners about gender identity, discussing masturbation with middle-schoolers and recommending books that teach healthy practices for LGBT high schoolers.
Study: Transgender Teens In Schools With Bathroom Restrictions At Higher Risk Of Sexual AssaultTransgender and gender-nonbinary US teens are at greater risk of sexual assault at schools that deny them access to bathrooms or locker rooms that match their sexual identity, according to a new study.
Transitional Housing Shelter For LGBTQ+ Youth To Open In Midtown LGBTQ+ youth in need of housing could soon find a roof over their head in Sacramento.
California Adding 10th State, South Carolina, To List Of Prohibited State-Funded TravelCalifornia is adding another state to the list it won’t pay for travel to in protest of discriminatory laws.
Parents Stage Sit Out Over Proposed LGBTQ Curriculum For Elementary StudentsThe district is considering new history and social science materials featuring LGBTQ leaders.
School District Approved New LGBTQ Curriculum Amid Parental Protests Elk Grove Unified School District unanimously decided to adopt new curriculum, including LGBTQ leaders, in updated textbooks.
College Campus Bans Chick-Fil-A Because Of Perceived LGBTQ PositionStudents at a private university in New Jersey can eat more chicken as long as it's not Chick-fil-A.
Tim Cook: Being Gay Is God's Greatest Gift To MeFour years ago, Tim Cook became the first CEO of a major company to come out as gay. He says he's happy about that distinction — and his decision.
Sexual Orientation Question Being Asked On Surveys To Improve State Services For LGBTQ CommunityThe inquiries over a person’s sexual orientation and their gender identity are part of the California LGBT disparities reduction act.
Trump Administration Plans To Change The Definition Of ‘Transgender’Activists are blasting the Trump Administration’s plan to reportedly change the definition of the word “transgender.”
National Coming Out Day Celebrated In Sacramento AreaThe day serves as an opportunity for people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer to celebrate their identity.
California Won't Advance Gay Conversion Therapy Ban In 2018A California lawmaker is ending his effort this year to pass a bill declaring gay conversion therapy a fraudulent practice.
They, Them, Theirs? The Push For Going Gender-Neutral In The WorkplaceThey. Them. Theirs. These pronouns are becoming increasingly important in the workplace.
Dixon City Council Bracing For Protests Over Controversial Vice MayorSome residents are planning to protest the Dixon’s vice mayor during a council meeting Tuesday night.
California City Vice Mayor Facing Backlash For Column Celebrating Straight Pride, Calling Gay Men ‘Faries’The vice mayor of Dixon is facing calls to resign after he authored a controversial column in an independent newspaper.