Fifty years ago today, just after midnight, at 1:30 in the morning on June 28, 1969, New York City police officers raided...
Layleen’s death came at the beginning of Pride Month and just one day after the NYPD apologized for the first time for its raid a half-century ago on the Stonewall Inn, a gay- and trans-friendly bar in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village.
“The ACLU will fight back against this attempt to write discrimination into the law. Shelters funded by taxpayers should be open to all – period.”
If enacted, the proposal would reverse the expansion of transgender rights that took place under President Barack Obama.
It’s time for the international community to take a stand. A new treaty could affect people’s rights for generations to come.
"Criminalizing carnal intercourse is irrational, arbitrary and manifestly unconstitutional."
It's a major victory for LGBTQI groups.
What happened for many years to gays on Fire Island seems like a nightmare of another time – and it was.
"If my nomination can help in any way to advance the issues of trans-equality and protection for LGBTQ people under the law, then I am as humbled by that as I am by the nomination."
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