The Movement: April 2014

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Equality Battle Shifts to the South

Filed by John M. Becker | April 28, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

As equality gains strength on the coasts and in the Midwest, LGBT groups are turning to the area where our community is most vulnerable: the Deep South and the Mountain West.Read More

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Hey Gays, Let's Chat ...

Filed by Drew Cordes | April 25, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Y'know how maddening it is when straight people belittle your struggles for justice? Trans people get the same treatment... but we get it from you, too.Read More

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Major LGBT Donor Conference Moved Out of Brunei-Owned Hotel

Filed by John M. Becker | April 21, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

A large, off-the-record LGBT donor conference has been moved from a Brunei-owned hotel after that country moved to implement Sharia law, which calls for homosexuality to be punished by stoning.Read More


A Necessary Conversation Between the G and the T

Filed by Rebecca Juro | April 21, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The gay community can't expect the trans community to back down on anti-trans slurs. When you do something that makes us angry, we're going to call it out and raise hell, just like you would if the tables were turned.Read More

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Trans 100 List Spotlights Trans Change-Makers

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 15, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

Released in full last week, the 2014 Trans 100 list spotlights the work of transgender activists, artists, athletes, professionals, and difference-makers. Read More


No, Andrew Sullivan, Calling Out Bigotry is Not 'Intolerance'

Filed by John M. Becker | April 04, 2014 | 11:30 AM | comments

When Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigned over his support for Prop 8, gay blogger Andrew Sullivan called Eich the victim of "left-liberal" intolerance. He's wrong.Read More