Politics

Meet the Eight Transgender Texans on the Ballot in 2018

Bathroom bills, national successes fuel unprecedented slate.

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UPDATED: At Least 54 LGBTQ Texans Are Running for Office in 2018

Trump, Texas Legislature fuel record slate of out candidates.

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For 1st Time, Federal Appeals Court Says Workers Can’t Be Fired For Being Gay

Landmark case could be headed for Supreme Court By Ariane de Vogue CNN The Civil Rights Act prohibits workplace discrimination…

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Houston Democrat Warns of Anti-LGBT “Jihad” in Texas Legislature

Evangelical Christian state lawmakers are on “a jihad” to pass anti-LGBT measures in the 85th Texas Legislature, according to state…

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Another Proposal to Repeal North Carolina’s ‘Bathroom Bill’ Fails

The latest attempt among North Carolina lawmakers to repeal the state's "bathroom bill" fizzled out Tuesday, prompting a fresh round…

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Rep. Gene Green Proposes Amendment to Abolish the Electoral College

On Tuesday, February 7, Congressman Gene Green introduced a joint resolution, H.J.Res. 65, the Every Vote Counts Amendment, in the…

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DNC Officer Candidates Visit Houston

Democratic Future Forum included four gay candidates for top DNC positions.

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Texas Supreme Court to Hear Lawsuit Challenging Same-Sex Benefits

LGBT advocates were weighing their legal options after the Texas Supreme Court agreed January 20 to take up a lawsuit…

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Donald Trump’s Travel Ban Fundamentally Changes American History

Donald Trump's travel ban on seven Muslim-majority nations marks an early defining moment for his presidency and an inflection point…

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You Participated in The Women’s March. Now What?

In the wake of historic demonstrations this weekend, Women's March organizers and participants say their message is unequivocal: We're just…

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