The celebration comes a year after the island became the first place in Asia to legalize marriage equality.
The Christian Civic League of Maine supports conversion therapy and opposes gay marriage — and the Republican senator is thrilled to have its support.
The "Pose" star narrates HBO Max's "Equal," which looks at the rise of early advocacy groups and debuts Thursday.
The Democratic presidential candidate said Trump administration policies "have fueled the flames of transphobia in our nation.”
The proposal would revise Michigan's civil rights law to bar discrimination against queer people in employment, housing and public accommodations.
People who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer or gender non-confirming are nearly four times as likely to be victims of violent crime than those outside such communities.
An open letter from 50 ambassadors and human rights advocates cited a need to work for “non-discrimination, tolerance and mutual acceptance.”
Signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Saturday, the law also requires officers to address trans inmates based on the pronouns of their choice.
Catholic activists, in particular, are worried that teens will start thinking it's okay to have sex before marriage if they learn about sexual consent at public schools.
A new survey also found that the number of married same-sex households has increased by 70% since the Supreme Court's 2015 ruling.