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Another step toward equality for LGBT workers

Today, President Obama’s Executive Order on LGBT Workplace Discrimination goes into effect. It prohibits federal contractors and subcontractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Rand Paul appears in new anti-gay documentary

2016 Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul briefly appears in a new documentary that argues gay rights are a threat to Christianity.

What a spellbinding week!

It's been an extraordinary week for LGBT people in America, as we saw a battle play out in the media that made all of us who support equality -- lesbian, transgender, gay, bisexual, and straight -- feel proud.

A new battle at the UN could decide what LGBT means

This year, for the first time, issues of sexual orientation and gender identity were raised by the UN Statistical Commission. Here is why this discussion is vitally important to LGBT communities throughout the world.

Discrimination is never a religious value

As the number of corporate , governmental, and sports officials calling for the boycott of Indiana and the repeal of Indiana's expanded so-called Religious Freedom Restoration Act grows daily, we are witnessing in real time the sea change that has occurred in America's acceptance of gay and lesbian people (but not bisexual and transgender people) and marriage equality.

Anarchy arrives in Indiana as America's 21st century religious war heats up

Indiana's law is a version of a state Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), but one which undermines the rule of law and encourages religious vigilantism. I believe this is a not a bad thing for the LGBT community, and an even more momentous event for America.

Anthony Bernal: Why I deserve your vote in District 3

I want to represent you, not as a Latino or a straight man, but as a public servant who has worked hard over the past six years alongside Todd Gloria to better our neighborhoods.