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Jul 14, 2016, 12:00 ET EJAF Founder Elton John and Prince Harry to Host Special Session at 2016 International AIDS Conference

The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), an international leader in the global fight to end AIDS, and the International AIDS Conference (IAC) today...


Jul 14, 2016, 06:00 ET Groundbreaking Transgender Ad Hits 500,000 Views Ahead of Republican National Convention Debut

 An ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms is generating attention across the country in advance...


Jul 13, 2016, 08:35 ET "Groundwork" Shuttles Reader to New Paradigm for Creation Itself

 Author Brian Anderson announces a new science fiction saga, "A Series of Evolutions," bringing new audiences and inventive themes into the...


Jul 12, 2016, 15:21 ET New Survey Finds Two-Thirds of Americans Disapprove of President Obama's School Bathroom and Locker Room Edict

Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) today released the results of a commissioned survey conducted by WPA Opinion Research showing that...


Jul 12, 2016, 08:45 ET TomboyX Gifts 50 Pairs of Signature Underwear to Volunteers of American Youth Resource Center in Salt Lake City

With 40% of homeless youth identifying as LGBTQ+, TomboyX, (https://tomboyx.com/), has decided to take the first step in supporting them by gifting...


Jul 11, 2016, 08:45 ET Partnership Results in New Community College Scholarships and Educational Advancement Programs

With the cost of a four-year degree program an insurmountable financial hurdle for many students and families, today nearly half of all...


Jul 11, 2016, 08:15 ET National TV Ad Depicting Transgender Discrimination to Premiere During Republican National Convention

 A groundbreaking ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms—and highlighting the lack of...


Jul 08, 2016, 11:00 ET Claery & Green, LLP to Sponsor San Diego Pride 2016

San Diego Pride is one of the city's largest events and one of the biggest LGBT pride events in the entire country, with more than 150,000...


Jul 07, 2016, 13:20 ET New Transgender Awareness Course Seeks to End Widespread Workplace Discrimination

The rights of transgender Americans have never been so hotly debated. Whether in the military, in schools, in athletics or in the workplace, ending...


Jul 07, 2016, 11:37 ET Adamandeve.com Asks: Have You Ever Sexually Experimented With Someone Of The Same Sex?

Adamandeve.com (http://www.adamandeve.com/news), America's most trusted source for adult products, is back this month with some new findings in its...


Jul 07, 2016, 11:00 ET New Video Series From Greater Than AIDS Gives Voice To Trans Women About High Rates Of HIV Facing Their Community

At a time of growing dialogue about transgender people and issues, the impact of HIV on the community has been largely absent. Transgender women...


Jul 05, 2016, 16:52 ET Media Help Push Young Advocates' Powerful Message for Change

When it comes to educating the public and reaching millions of readers around the world, the press is the #1 avenue when it comes to spreading the...


Jul 05, 2016, 13:13 ET National PTA Adopts Resolution on the Recognition of LGBTQ Individuals as a Protected Class

 National PTA, the nation's oldest and largest child advocacy association, adopted a resolution during its 2016 Annual Convention & Expo in...


Jul 05, 2016, 12:22 ET Love Has No Labels Launches "We Are America" on Independence Day Sharing that to Love America is to Love All Americans

 To coincide with Independence Day, the Ad Council, R/GA and an unprecedented group of brands launched "We Are America," an extension of the...


Jul 05, 2016, 08:28 ET Hornet Acquires Vespa to Become #1 Gay App

Hornet - the world's second largest gay social network - today announced that it has acquired Vespa, the leading gay city guide, to provide the...


Jul 01, 2016, 20:00 ET Change in Date Unity Day of Color

 Due to recent events, the Unity Day of Color Orlando 49 memorial is being moved to a later date. We apologize for this late notice. The...


Jul 01, 2016, 12:09 ET La Federación de los Juegos Gay anuncia las ciudades que continúan el proceso de selección para los XI Juegos Gay 2022

La Federación de Juegos Gay (FGG, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció hoy las ciudades que han enviado cartas de intención y los...


Jul 01, 2016, 12:02 ET Family Research Council: Judge Displays Religious Animus Against Mississippians In Striking Down Religious Freedom Law

 Late last night, U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves issued an injunction blocking HB 1523, the "Protecting Freedom of Conscience from...


Jul 01, 2016, 09:15 ET Federation of Gay Games Announces Cities Continuing 2022 Gay Games XI Bid Process

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) announced today the cities that have submitted Letters of Intent (LOI) and the respective fees for the 2022 Gay...


Jun 30, 2016, 17:28 ET Large Scale Rally Against Terrorism, Hate, Gun Violence Announced

 A large-scale Rally for "Americans Against Terrorism, Hate and Gun Violence" was announced by prominent leaders of America's interfaith...