A Virginia teacher was fired for refusing to use a trans student’s pronouns. Now, he’s suing his school district.
In the summer of 2018, a transgender student at West Point High School in West Point, Va., had transitioned, asking his French teacher to refer to him with masculine pronouns: he, him, his. But the instructor,
An earlier version of this article misidentified the title of Julián Castro, a Democratic presidential candidate. He is a former cabinet member, not a United States representative. ATLANTA — In the most
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in arguably the highest-impact L.G.B.T.-rights cases ever to come before the Justices. The day before, I received what appeared to be a standard memo
For decades, DeGeneres has been the sunny representative for a brighter world we might all live in if we were kinder to one another. But that imagined utopia seems increasingly out of touch with reality
LGBTQ youth used more than 100 different terms to describe their sexual orientation in a survey conducted by The Trevor Project. "Bisexual polyamorous," "greyromantic demisexual," "biromantic homosexual"
Young Life, a religious group with an unofficial presence at Duke, excludes LGBTQ people from holding leadership positions. Duke University’s student government denied official status to a religious organization
An Arizona Supreme Court ruling on Monday provided further evidence that gay rights are under siege in this country. Other recent events show that the Trump Administration is leading the assault. The court
A New York City Council member on Thursday proposed repealing the city’s ban on conversion therapy to thwart a potential Supreme Court battle that could set precedent that would complicate efforts to the
Andrea Ganna, lead author and European Molecular Biology Laboratory group leader at the Institute of Molecular Medicine in Finland, said the research reinforces the understanding that same-sex sexual is
The UK Home Office has refused at least 3,100 asylum claims from lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) nationals from countries where consensual same-sex acts are criminalised. At least 1,197 Pakistanis