LGBT rights


The Most Dangerous Gay Man in America

Four decades ago, the Reverend Raymond Broshears armed his disciples to keep LGBT people safe from crooked cops and violent homophobes. Their name: the Lavender Panthers. The legacy of their triumphs and the tragedy of their defeats live on in America’s culture wars.

Trump Administration Protects Religious Health Workers

The Health and Human Services Department announced the creation of a division to enforce protections for religious health care workers, but activists worry that it could lead workers to opt out of helping LGBT patients and those seeking abortions.

Trump Attacks LGBT Rights in 2017

Then-presidential candidate Donald Trump promised to fight for the LGBT community during his 2016 campaign. Here's how he attacked the LGBT community as president in 2017.