“This fuels stigma and discrimination and is the opposite of what our world needs to fight the AIDS epidemic," Elton John tweeted.
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The current process for transgender researchers to do so in academic journals can be administratively and emotionally burdensome.
Police are investigating death threats sent to the Lincoln Children’s Museum in Nebraska after it planned to host a private drag queen story hour.
The existing laws can even discourage hate crime victims from coming forward, advocates say in the report.
Skateboarder Alana Smith said competing reignited their love for skateboarding and made them feel "happy to be alive."
The new owners of Nobody's Darling, which was previously known as Joie De Vine, have remodeled the space into an inclusive cocktail bar for queer women.