LGBT Issues

California Schools Struggle to Teach LGBT History

The FAIR Education Act, which forces California public schools to include lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) contributions to children’s history classes, has left schools struggling to figure out how to implement the mandate with little guidance from the state, according to

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Bakery in Gay Wedding Cake Case Sends Gifts to LGBTQ Groups

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The owners of a Portland-area bakery who were fined for denying service to a same-sex couple have sent cakes and copies of a Christian film to 10 LGBT groups on the West Coast. Melissa and Aaron

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EXCLUSIVE: JP Morgan Chase Tells Employees ‘Wife’ Insults Gays and Transgenders

Employees are being told “to help create an environment for open and honest dialogue.” The document notes descriptors such as “wife” and “boyfriend” are frowned upon, and “partner” is preferred. Not referring to your wife as your wife “offers up the opportunity for more inclusive conversations.”

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