Chicago Mourns Death of Transgender Advocate Elise Malary [Video]

Chicago Mourns Death of Transgender Advocate Elise Malary [Video]

Mourners gathered in Chicago’s neighborhood Andersonville to pay homage to transgender activist Elise Malary. They gathered to remember the 31-year-old who was a respected advocate of the Evanston LGBTQ community. Friends, neighbors, and strangers joined together at the candlelight vigil to honor the transgender woman on Sunday evening, reports NBC News. A march started outside […]

Supreme Court Sides With Catholic Agency in LGBTQ Foster Care Case

Supreme Court Sides With Catholic Agency in LGBTQ Foster Care Case

The United States Supreme Court sided with religious rights over LGBTQ rights in its ruling in favor of a Catholic Social Services (CSS) agency’s lawsuit filed after the Department of Human Services (DHS) of Philadelphia refused to place children for foster care because of its policy barring gay couples from applying as foster parents. On June […]

Portland Ranks Second-Highest Percentage of Same-Sex Couple Households

Portland Ranks Second-Highest Percentage of Same-Sex Couple Households

Oregon proudly identifies itself as an LGBTQ-friendly state. Nearly three percent of those living in the Portland-Hillsboro-Vancouver metropolitan statistical area (MSA) indicate they have a same-sex spouse or domestic partner, reports Willamette Week. According to a recent brief about the 2019 American Community Survey conducted as part of the U.S. Census, Portland has the second-highest […]

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