Pioneering San Francisco LGBT Activist Phyllis Lyon Dies At Age 95One of the pioneering civil rights activists for the LGBT movement, San Francisco resident Phyllis Lyon died of natural causes at age 95 Thursday morning, according to reports and posts on social media.
Coronavirus Concerns: FDA Changes Blood Donation Guidelines For Gay, Bisexual Men Amid Decreasing Blood SuppliesThe FDA loosened blood donation restrictions for gay and bisexual men, changing the recommended donation deferral period from one year to three months in hopes of increasing blood supplies during the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas Suing California Over Travel BanTexas is taking on California, suing the state for its 2017 travel ban barring all non-essential travel to the Lone Star state.
Gov. Newsom Pardons Late Gay Civil Rights Leader In New InitiativeBayard Rustin was a confidant of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and a key organizer of the March on Washington in 1963. He also helped plan other nonviolent protests and boycotts to end racial discrimination.
California Lawmakers Reject Unique Intersex Surgery Ban For Some KidsCalifornia lawmakers have rejected a first-of-its-kind ban on medically unnecessary treatment for children born with ambiguous or conflicting genitalia until they are at least 6.
One State Contemplating Bill That Would Require Student Athletes To Compete In Sports Based On Gender At BirthCritics of a bill that would require student athletes in Tennessee to play on the sports team of their gender birth say it is an attack on transgender students.
'They' Named As Merriam-Webster Dictionary's Word Of The YearThe nonbinary pronoun "they" has been named Merriam-Webster's word of the year.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Orders Transgender Pride Flag To Fly Over State Capitol For Day Of RemembranceThe Transgender Pride Flag is being flown over the California State Capitol on Wednesday.
Kellogg Joins GLAAD For Anti-Bullying Campaign With All Together CerealRaisin Bran, Corn Flakes, Rice Krispies, Frosted Flakes, Froot Loops and Frosted Mini Wheats in the same box?
California Junior High And High School Teachers Will Be Offered LGTBQ Training Under New LawGovernor Gavin Newsom agrees all California public and charter school teachers should be offered in-service training to help them better understand LGBTQ students.
Spray Painted Message At Davis High Being Investigated As Possible Hate SpeechPolice are investigating vandalism at Davis high school as a possible hate incident.
Schools 'Encouraged' Not Required To Offer LGBTQ Training For Teachers Under Amended BillA proposal to require all public and charter school teachers statewide to attend LGBTQ training every other year underwent a major overhaul in the Senate and now would no longer be a requirement.
California Teachers May Be Required To Attend Bi-Annual LGBTQ TrainingCalifornia public and charter school teachers could soon be required to attend LGBTQ training in order to better support students.
3-Year NFL Vet Working Out With The 49ers To Make A Team Reveals He's BisexualRyan Russell has played in the NFL for three seasons, but when he suits up and takes the field for his next gameday he will be the first man to play in a regular season game who identifies as bisexual.
LGBTQ Center To Offer Safe Space During Modesto 'Straight Pride Parade'One group says it will provide safe spaces for members of the LGBTQ community during the “straight pride parade” planned for August.