Author: GO Staff

LGBT Advocates From Arab World to Convene in DE

The Washington Blade reports that LGBT equality advocates from nine Middle Eastern countries will attend a first-of-its-kind meeting in Rehoboth Beach, Del., to discuss pressing issues of LGBT human rights in the Arab world. 

Lesbian Love Steals Show at Rio Games

Brazilian rugby sevens player Isadora Cerullo accepted a romantic marriage proposal from her girlfriend, Marjorie Enya, in front of Isadora's team (and the world!) at the Rio Olympics. 

Logo Airs HRC Video Honoring Pulse Victims

Logo TV on Sunday aired a video, created by the Human Rights Campaign and produced by Ryan Murphy, that remembers those who lost their lives in the devastating shooting at Orlando's Pulse nightclub.

Albuquerque Public Schools Support Trans* Students

In response to the U.S. Department of Education’s historic guidance seeking to guarantee the equal treatment of transgender students in public and federally-funded schools, Albuquerque Public Schools are implementing a “Gender Support Plan” that allows transgender students to use restroom facilities that correspond with their gender identity.

FDA May Reconsider Blood Bank

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration may consider changing its unwarranted policy of only allowing gay men to donate blood if they've abstained from sex for at least one year.