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Pride organizers urged law enforcement to “acknowledge their harm,” though one LGBTQ group said it was disheartened by the "shameful" decision.
Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin were wed in 2004 and again in 2008, when marriage equality became the law of the land in California.
A lawyer for Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop says his refusal to make a trans woman's gender confirmation cake was based on its message.
Teen hero Aaron Fischer is "inspired by heroes of the queer community" and will appear in a new series this June, writer Joshua Trujillo said.
The Latin pop superstar will lend his support and promote tolerance via social media posts, video messages and narrating exhibitions.
National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said the president's measure, though symbolic, "reflects his deep commitment to these issues" in the U.S. and abroad.
Indonesia's LGBTQ community has been under siege over the past few years, particularly in the conservative province of Aceh.
"Trans In Trumpland," which debuts at the end of February, also captures intersectional issues like race, immigration and poverty.
Niecy Nash, Elliot Page and Pablo Alborán helped drive the global conversation on queer acceptance in a year marked by a pandemic and political strife.
Advocacy groups hope the state will repair the reputation it earned after 2016's "bathroom bill" controversy, but more battles lie ahead.