Ban Preventing Gay Men from Donating Blood OverturnedBut gay rights advocates still find fault with new policy claiming hints of discrimination are still present.
State Senator Who Fought Recent Bill Says He's Gay A veteran Arizona lawmaker who was a vocal critic of a bill that touched off a national debate over discrimination came out as gay on Wednesday, saying "I wanted to let everyone know I am gay, I'm a Latino and I'm a state senator and it's OK."
Flagstaff Protest Against Arizona Bill Planned Dozens of residents in Flagstaff plan to protest legislation that would allow Arizona business owners to deny service to gay people on religious grounds.
Senator Heller, You've Got MailThousands of Nevadans are showing their support to end discrimination for the gay and transgender community in the workplace.
First Openly Gay Boxer Fights For World Title Orlando Cruz won the fight of his life when he came out last year as the first openly gay fighter in boxing. Cruz takes on fellow veteran Orlando Salido in a fight for a piece of the featherweight title on the undercard of Timothy Bradley's fight with Juan Manuel Marquez. He'll do it wearing rainbow colors on his boxing trunks, his way of showing support for others in the gay and lesbian community.
Nevada Senator Outs Self As Gay During Same-Sex Marriage DebateAs Nevada legislators emotionally debated a move toward same-sex marriage, one lawmaker rose to his feet and declared, "I'm gay."
Record Number Of Gay, Bi Candidates Seek Seats In CongressOf the four openly gay members of Congress, the two longest-serving stalwarts are vacating their seats. Instead of fretting, their activist admirers are excited about a record number of gays vying to win seats in the next Congress — and to make history in the process.
1000s Attend Pride Parade In Las Vegas
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.