Monday , September 23 2019
Home > Newspage 810

News

Gov. McCrory blames ‘total P.C. B.S.’ for loss of $100M All-Star game

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. FILE composite: AP Photo/Chuck Burton The NBA All-Star Game’s exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBTQ people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory’s re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move as political …

Read More »

Jerusalem Pride marches forward one year after fatal parade stabbing

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Jerusalem Pride saw heightened security and large crowds after last year’s deadly attack. I Travel Jerusalem A record 25,000 people attended this year’s Jerusalem Pride Parade amid heightened security following last year’s fatal stabbing, the Jerusalem Post reports. No injuries were reported during the …

Read More »

HRC launches Dump Trump site, calling nominee ‘unfit for presidency’

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster The nation’s largest gay rights group has created a new website, detailing Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s “dangerous positions on issues of LGBTQ equality,” a site called “Dump Trump.” In announcing the new site, the Human Rights Campaign Trump outlined its reasons …

Read More »

Antigay email from Maine Republican mocks out state legislator

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Rep. Justin Chenette Dawn Ennis A county Republican Party leader in Maine has come under fire from Democrats and fellow Republicans for an email they say belittles an openly gay state lawmaker. The Portland Press Herald reports an email from the account of York …

Read More »

Transgender Iowa prison nurse files complaint over restrooms

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. DAVID PITT, Associated Press · Friday, July 22, 2016   Share  Tweet ACLU of Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A transgender prison worker filed a complaint with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission on Thursday saying state Department of Corrections officials violated his …

Read More »

Peter Thiel may be gay, but he’s still part of the problem

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. AP Photo/Ben Margot, File I was looking forward to hearing Peter Thiel’s speech on the last night of the GOP Presidential Convention in Cleveland since he was billed ahead of time as the “first openly gay” person to speak at a Republican Party …

Read More »

Trump accepts Republican nomination, gives LGBTQ people a nod

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) CLEVELAND (AP) — Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering Republicans and still-skeptical voters Thursday night that …

Read More »

Gaybashers attack hate crime law lobbyists, escape hate crime charges

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. By MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press · Thursday, July 21, 2016 MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah prosecutor said he can’t file anything tougher than misdemeanor assault charges this week against two Wyoming men accused of attacking …

Read More »

Gay man set ablaze in horrifying homophobic attack in British park

This post originally published by LGBTQ Nation. Holy Trinity Church in Stockton-on-Tees, U.K. YouTube Police in the English town of Cleveland are investigating what they are labeling a homophobic hate crime that left a gay man with burns to his calves so severe, he needed skin grafts. Early Wednesday in …

Read More »