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Nashville gay man murdered

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Relatives and friends of 24-year-old cosmetologist Deon L. Brown of Nashville, Tenn., are vowing to keep pressure on police to find the out gay man’s killer. “I want this person to know that we are going to get you we are going to …

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AG Pick Jeff Sessions Got a Zero on HRC's Scorecard

This post originally published by the Advocate.com. The nightmare continues: Donald Trump announced today that he will nominate Jeff Sessions, one of the most anti-LGBT members of the U.S. Senate, to be attorney general. Sessions, an Alabama Republican, was the first senator to endorse Trump’s presidential bid and was a …

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Minnesota judge overturns ban on transgender insurance coverage

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Transgender Minnesotans who receive public insurance now qualify for coverage of transition-related health care, after a Minnesota judge ruled the state’s 11-year ban on transgender coverage unconstitutional, the Star Tribune reports. With the help of ACLU of Minnesota and OutFront Minnesota, 64-year-old trans man …

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Wage gap: Bisexual employees make less than their straight coworkers

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Colleagues work around a conference room table. Steven Vance Streetsbloggers hard at work… via photopin (license) Most people are familiar with the gender wage gap, the fact that women make about 20 percent less than men on average. But, as Bloomberg reports, there’s …

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Fanning skeptical Trump will undo LGBT inclusion in military

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. U.S. Army Secretary Eric Fanning speaks with the Atlantic’s Steve Clemons at Studio Theatre on Nov. 16, 2016. (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key) As speculation builds that Donald Trump will seek to reverse LGBT rights advances seen under President Obama, Army …

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Minnesota mom sues her own transgender daughter for transitioning

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Facebook/Emily Gruenhagen A woman in Minnesota is suing her own child, age 17, for undergoing a gender transition without her consent, according to lawyers who announced the suit at a news conference Wednesday. In every instance, attorneys and the mother herself misgendered her …

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Why trans people should take a pregnant pause before transitioning

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. As an increasing number of people publicly transition genders, we see more and more trans people with kids – from celebrities like Caitlyn Jenner, to people in everyday walks of life like journalist Dawn Ennis. Jeffrey Tambor’s award-winning portrayal of trans mother Maura Pfefferman …

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