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2016 Year in Review - Retrospective: The Fight for Rights Continues

By Jeff Taylor | Jan 8
The transgender and gender nonconforming community has gained visibility in recent years and that trend continued into 2016.

North Carolina Lawmakers Meeting to Consider Anti-LGBT Law's Repeal

By Gary D. Robertson and Jonathan Drew | Dec 21
North Carolina's legislature is reconvening to see if enough lawmakers are willing to repeal a 9-month-old law that limited LGBT rights, including which bathrooms transgender people can use in public schools and government buildings.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.

New HIV Diagnoses Hit Historic Low in New York City

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Moving steadily toward its goal of being AIDS-free by 2020, the New York City Health Department reports that not a single baby was diagnosed with HIV last year, and new infections are down.

Bailey House CEO Honored for Work to End AIDS Epidemic

By EDGE | Dec 1
Bailey House is excited to announce the selection of our CEO, Gina Quattrochi, as a recipient of two awards of distinction in honor of her advocacy and work as a renowned activist and leader in the effort to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Buddies of NJ Invite All to Luncheon in Honor of National Transgender Awareness Day

By EDGE | Nov 18
On Saturday, November 19 in Teaneck, New Jersey, Buddies of NJ, Inc. and St. Paul's Lutheran Church invite all clients, family, friends and community supporters to a free lunch and presentation in honor of National Transgender Awareness Day.

30th Annual Emery Awards to Honor George Takei, Rob Smith

Oct 31
In recognition of their tremendous contributions to the LGBTQ community, actor George Takei and retail expert Rob Smith will be honored at the 30th Annual Emery Awards in New York City in December.

BC/EFA's Tom Viola Honored With Humane Society of NY's Sandy Fund Award

By EDGE | Oct 17
On Sunday, October 23, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Executive Director Tom Viola is honored by the Humane Society of New York.

The 5th Annual Gentlemen's Ball Raises Funds for Atlanta's Mental Health & Youth Programs

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 4
On Saturday, October 15th at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, the 5th Annual Gentlemen's Ball will raise funds for The Gentlemen's Foundation.

HB2 Does Not Absolve Employers of LGBT Discrimination Liability

By Kerry Everett | Sep 17
Many assume that under HB 2, NC employers can treat LGBT workers in a discriminatory manner. However, in many cases, LGBT employees in North Carolina are protected from discrimination under federal law.

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