Tag: LGBTQ

Oregon court allows person to change sex from ‘female’ to ‘non-binary’

An Oregon judge ruled Friday that a transgender person can legally change their sex to “non-binary” rather than male or female in what legal experts believe is a first in the United States.   Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Amy Holmes Hehn legally changed 52-year-old Jamie Shupe’s sex from “female” to non-binary.   Nancy Haque, […]

Target CEO Clings To Transgender Mixed-Sex Changing Room Plan, Despite $10 billion Loss

Target’s CEO Brian Cornell refused to change course when confronted this week by shareholders who are alarmed by his expensive push for a transgender, mixed-sex changing-room policy that has helped wipe out almost 20 percent of the company’s value. Cornell told the annual meeting of investors that the company intend to stick with the April […]

Pride in London: What you need to know about the annual LGBT festival and parade

Pride in London is one of the world’s biggest LGBT celebrations, with thousands of revellers taking part in the parades and performances across the British capital. Here is everything you need to know about the festival and parade.   When does it start?   What’s on during the festival?   The festival includes theatre, dance, […]

ACLU Leader Quits, Urges Transgender Compromise, After Men Enter Daughters’ Restroom

The head of the ACLU in Georgia has launched her own advocacy group because she can’t explain to her daughters why the ACLU is forcing communities to open women’s bathrooms, locker rooms and changing room to men who claim to be women. “I have shared my personal experience of having taken my elementary school age […]

Obama Cites Scripture To Defend School Bathrooms Rule

President Barack Obama defended his decision to open up bathrooms to students of both sexes based on preference, citing his religious faith as a reason he decided to do it. “My reading of scripture tells me that that [the] Golden Rule is pretty high up there in terms of my Christian belief,” he said during […]

Pressure unrelenting to normalize LGBT on big screen

A media critic says Hollywood is getting pressured into producing more LGBT-friendly movies.   According to The Hollywood Reporter, the activist group GLAAD gave Disney, Paramount and Warner Bros. failing grades as a GLAAD spokeswoman was quoted as saying “Hollywood’s films lag far behind any other form of media when it comes to portrayals of […]

Obama’s gender ‘identity’ rules go beyond bathrooms, showers

President Obama’s edict requiring all public schools to open girls’ bathrooms, showers and other facilities to males who self-identify as female will lead to sexual chaos and confusion among children, critics predict.   Few media outlets are reporting the extent of the policy as described in the president’s new “guidelines” but once people find out […]

Organization forms to combat FWISD transgender bathroom policy

A new organization has already sprouted to fight Fort Worth ISD’s transgender bathroom policy.   About 50 people, mostly parents, gathered in front of Trimble Tech High Monday morning. They call themselves “Stand for Fort Worth.” Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton stood with them.   Founder Zeb Pent says the group began forming last Tuesday, […]

Judge rules in California’s open-bathrooms fight

President Obama’s open-bathrooms campaign already has been taken to court by the state of North Carolina, civil and religious rights organizations, the Alliance Defending Freedom and several schools.   But the effort took a major hit just days ago in California when a judge ruled in a case that has been in the courts for […]

Report: ICE Opening Detention Facility for Transgender Illegals

Amid activist calls additional protections for transgendered migrants, the Obama administration is planning a new detention facility for illegal immigrants that would include a unit designated solely for transgender detainees, according to a new report. Fusion reports that Immigration and Customs Enforcement has confirmed plans for a separate transgender unit within the new facility, slated […]