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White House Hires Its First Openly Transgender Staff Member

The White House announced Tuesday that it hired its first openly transgender employee.

08/19/2015

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Mormon Church: We Are ‘Deeply Troubled’ Boy Scouts Ended Ban On Gay Adult Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders, while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.

07/28/2015

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Pentagon Finalizing Plans To Lift Transgender Ban

Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals in the military, with the goal of formally ending one of the last gender- or sexuality-based barriers to military service, senior U.S. officials told The Associated Press.

07/13/2015

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Biden To LGBT Americans: ‘We Owe You’

As he praised a recent Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage, Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday said more still needs to be done to protect LGBT Americans.

07/10/2015

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Caitlyn Jenner To Write Weekly Editorials On LGBT Issues

Caitlyn Jenner will be writing weekly online editorials about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and issues.

07/06/2015

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Apple Adds LGBT Featured Section To App Store

Amid excitement from the United States Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide, Apple has added an LGBT featured section to its App Store.

06/28/2015

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Obama To Heckler: ‘You’re In My House’

The president scolded a heckler for being disrespectful at a gay pride month reception at the White House.

06/25/2015

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Best LGBT Pride Events in Washington, D.C.

Capital Pride is celebrating 40 years of LGBT Pride in the Nation’s Capital with a host of events throughout Washington, D.C. Join the Capital Pride Alliance and a host of local and national sponsors in celebration of LGBT Pride.

06/01/2015

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Best Gay Bars in Washington, D.C.

DC gay nightlife is definitely a live scene. The local gay bars and clubs are all the just as alluring as all the other gathering places in DC’s social scene. Want to flirt, dance off the cares of the work day or just grab a drink and play a game or two, there are so many places to entertain and be entertained in DC. All you have do is pick a place and go.

04/16/2015

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Obama Calling For End To Gay ‘Conversion’ Psychiatric Therapy For Youth

President Barack Obama is calling for an end to psychiatric therapy treatments aimed at changing the sexual orientation or gender identity of gay, lesbian and transgender youth.

04/09/2015

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