Nation Topics - LGBT
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Defying conventional wisdom, the huge win by the Yes Equality campaign involved young and old, rural and urban, Catholic and non-Catholic voters.
The man in the middle raised concerns about overturning millennia of tradition, but he also emphasized the dignity legal marriage confers to same-sex couples.
A win for LGBT advocates would be historic, but uncertainty over religious exemptions and the status of domestic partnerships and civil unions remains.
Do you know the key moments in the struggle for gender equality?
The feminist movement surges into public consciousness, but backlash to basic freedoms never goes away.
The trans community is coming out—and bringing with it a deeper understanding of what it means to be human.
We can pretend the politics of liberation can be tracked along clearly marked lines, or we can remember that history is like desire.
The religious exemption in the current version of ENDA would enshrine the idea that LGBT equality is incompatible with the free exercise of religion.
If it’s all about handing out gold stars or scarlet letters to CEOs and celebrities, then I’ll pass.
Conservatives are suddenly very unhappy to see moral judgments about sex and families invading the corporate realm.