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Gordon College Professor Says Promotion Denied Over LGBT Stance

Gordon College Professor Says Promotion Denied Over LGBT Stance

by Associated Press | March 23, 2017
WENHAM, Mass. — An associate professor at a Christian college in Massachusetts says in a comp [...] Read more
Perry Blasts Election of 1st Openly Gay Texas A&M Student President

Perry Blasts Election of 1st Openly Gay Texas A&M Student President

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AUSTIN, Texas — Energy Secretary Rick Perry, whose agency oversees the nation’s nuclear ars [...] Read more
Partnership Aims to Boost LGBTQ Inclusion at HBCUs

Partnership Aims to Boost LGBTQ Inclusion at HBCUs

by Jamal Eric Watson | March 21, 2017
The Center for Minority Serving Institutions at the University of Pennsylvania is teaming up wi [...] Read more
N.C. Governor Calls for ‘BathroomBill’ Repeal in State of State

N.C. Governor Calls for ‘BathroomBill’ Repeal in State of State

by Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press | March 13, 2017
RALEIGH, N.C. — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper urged lawmakers gathered Monday night to repeal th [...] Read more
Guillermo: Trump’s Sense of Equality Doesn’t Include Transgendered

Guillermo: Trump’s Sense of Equality Doesn’t Include Transgendered

by Emil Guillermo | February 26, 2017
Trump’s words do not match his deeds, when it comes to civil rights or bathroom rights. Trump [...] Read more
Leaders: Women’s March Much More than ‘Anti-Trump’

Leaders: Women’s March Much More than ‘Anti-Trump’

by Catherine Morris | January 19, 2017
On the day after Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, more than 100,000 people are expected to des [...] Read more
University of North Carolina: Job Candidates Say No, Citing Bathroom Law

University of North Carolina: Job Candidates Say No, Citing Bathroom Law

by Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | January 18, 2017
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Academics being recruited by North Carolina’s public university system [...] Read more
Missouri State University Settles with Student Who Wouldn’t Counsel Gays

Missouri State University Settles with Student Who Wouldn’t Counsel Gays

by Associated Press | January 9, 2017
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Missouri State University has agreed to pay $25,000 to a former student wh [...] Read more
Kim Burrell’s Words Show Homophobia Alive and Well in Black Community

Kim Burrell’s Words Show Homophobia Alive and Well in Black Community

by | January 8, 2017
Kim Burrell has added her undeniably controversial perspective on an issue that has been an ong [...] Read more
Diverse Conversations: What Professor Esolen Gets Right About Diversity

Diverse Conversations: What Professor Esolen Gets Right About Diversity

by Matthew Lynch | November 22, 2016
History professor Anthony Esolen recently came under fire when he penned an article for Crisis [...] Read more

Merryman Says Respect for Sensitivities of LGBT Students Must Travel Well

by Lydia Lum | November 15, 2016
Kent State associate professor says there’s not much information available about vetting chap [...] Read more
Protests Bring Out Angry Millennials in Chicago

Protests Bring Out Angry Millennials in Chicago

by Grace Austin | November 10, 2016
Thousands of unhappy citizens took to the streets of Chicago in protest last night. [...] Read more
Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies

Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies

by Jasmine Jenkins, Rachel Gomez, Lauren Harper and Andrea Romero | November 8, 2016
Given the current climate, there is a need for people to speak up and speak out against acts of [...] Read more

Mississippi’s LGBT Community, Objectors Locked in Rights Struggle

by Pearl Stewart | October 4, 2016
Mississippi laws targeting the LGBT community in the name of religious liberty. [...] Read more
Ga. Attorney General Sam Olens Seeking Kennesaw State Presidency

Ga. Attorney General Sam Olens Seeking Kennesaw State Presidency

by Kathleen Foody, Associated Press | October 3, 2016
ATLANTA ― Attorney General Sam Olens will interview this week to become president of Kennesaw [...] Read more