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Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

By Lainey Millen | Jan 22
On Dec. 29, 2016, the Board of Directors of Time Out Youth Center (TOY) closed on the purchase of its first permanent location since the organization was established 25 years ago.

South Florida Queens are Ready for Fierce Competition

By Scott Holland | Jan 21
A New Year means it's the start of a new pageant season. Starting later this month and going through the end of March there are 4 pageants here in South Florida that we wanted to tell you about. Please support the arts!

2016 Year in Review - Retrospective: The Fight for Rights Continues

By Jeff Taylor | Jan 8
The transgender and gender nonconforming community has gained visibility in recent years and that trend continued into 2016.

North Carolina Lawmakers Meeting to Consider Anti-LGBT Law's Repeal

By Gary D. Robertson and Jonathan Drew | Dec 21
North Carolina's legislature is reconvening to see if enough lawmakers are willing to repeal a 9-month-old law that limited LGBT rights, including which bathrooms transgender people can use in public schools and government buildings.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.

New HIV Diagnoses Hit Historic Low in New York City

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Moving steadily toward its goal of being AIDS-free by 2020, the New York City Health Department reports that not a single baby was diagnosed with HIV last year, and new infections are down.

The 5th Annual Gentlemen's Ball Raises Funds for Atlanta's Mental Health & Youth Programs

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 4
On Saturday, October 15th at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, the 5th Annual Gentlemen's Ball will raise funds for The Gentlemen's Foundation.

HB2 Does Not Absolve Employers of LGBT Discrimination Liability

By Kerry Everett | Sep 17
Many assume that under HB 2, NC employers can treat LGBT workers in a discriminatory manner. However, in many cases, LGBT employees in North Carolina are protected from discrimination under federal law.

Growing Grapes: Saving Lives in Cleveland's Tough East Side

By John Seewer | Sep 6
The man who planted the vineyard says his plan for the lot once occupied by a crack house goes far beyond bottling wine.

Groups Press Walgreens on Religious Exemptions in clinics

Aug 19
Four groups led by the American Civil Liberties Union are asking Walgreens for reassurance that its partnership with a Catholic health care system to run in-store clinics in the St. Louis area won't limit women's access to birth control.

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